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Indoctrinability, Ideology and Warfare
Edited by Irenäus Eibl-Eibesfeldt and Frank K. Salter
450 pages, 24 halftones, 2 maps, 38 tables, 40 diagrams, bibliog., index
ISBN 978-1-57181-923-9 $145.00/£107.00 / Hb / Published (October 1998)
eISBN 978-1-78920-395-0 eBook
Violent ethno-nationalist conflicts continue to mar the history of the twentieth century; yet no satisfactory answer to the question of why humans are susceptible to indoctrination by ideologies that lead to inter-group hostility has so far been found. In this volume an international team of leading scientists from many different fields approach this complex issue from a biological perspective, treating indoctrinability as a predisposition that has its roots in humanity's evolutionary past.
Irenäus Eibl-Eibesfeldt and Frank K. Salter, Forschungsstelle für Humanethologie, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft.
Subject: History: 20th Century to Present
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