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Wars, World

  • By: Paul Arthur Battersby
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The two World Wars of the 20th century helped to define the global politics of their time. World war is conventionally defined as an interstate war fought between leading military powers supported by their respective alliance blocs where the ...

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