2019-2020
HIS345: Military History

About This Course

A survey of the role of warfare and the military in Western society from prehistory to the present. Topics will include the origins of war and military institutions; the relationship of military organizations to the state; philosophies/ doctrines regarding the state’s use of war as policy; the evolution and impact of new military technologies, tactics, and strategies; the role of leadership, organization, and logistics in war; moral and ethical issues of war; and the perspective of the individual combatant.

Course At A Glance

Credit Hours:

3

Department:

History

Course Level:

Upper

Semesters Offered:

Odd Fall

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