The future of war

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Mon, 2008-12-01 15:51 by Hans-Georg

ANDREW SULLIVAN
THE DAILY DISH
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29 Nov 2008 04:51 pm

The Future Of War

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Wired has an excellent excerpt from Sex and War by Malcom Potts
and Thomas Hayden. This paragraph caught my eye:

Can all conflict be reduced beyond even team aggression and
resource competition, down to the single factor of population
growth? It’s not quite that simple, but a deeper investigation
of the role of population increase shows quite clearly that
growth rate and population demographics function as significant
triggers for raiding, wars, and even terrorism.

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