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Unformatted text preview: and position powers occupy in international system o all relative -connection in the long run between economic rise/fall and growth/decline and place as a military power o not necessarily a parallel relationship o usually a “lag time” because priorities will change over time o not all countries benefit equally from change or the status-quo -strong relationship between outcome of “major coalition wars” and productive resourses o ie Spanish-Austrian Habsburgs; Seven Years War; Napoleonic War, World Wars -economics does NOT cause everything o other factors impact power of states: geography, military organization, national morale, alliance system, other factors o human beings crave security and safety...
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2011 for the course HIST 038 taught by Professor Burns during the Fall '10 term at GWU.
- Fall '10
- World History