Ideas and Armaments: Military Ideologies in the Making of Brazil's Arms Industries

Ideas and Armaments: Military Ideologies in the Making of Brazil's Arms Industries

By: David M. Schwam-Baird (author)Hardback

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In the short space of 20 years, Brazil emerged from relative technological backwardness to become a major exporter of tanks, rockets and aircraft. This book examines the various ideologies, strategies and conflicts of Brazil's military leaders of the period that lay behind this phenomemon. Building upon two schools of thought, this book explains the phenomenal emergence of the Brazilian arms industry.

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About Author

David M. Schwam-Baird is Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/12/1996
  • ISBN13: 9780761806134
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9780761806134
  • weight: 404
  • ISBN10: 076180613X

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