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By Rita J. Simon,Mohamed Alaa Abdel-Moneim

This ebook specializes in army conscription in 22 international locations that symbolize the world's areas. the aim is to make clear the heritage, politics, and major occasions that ended in the alternative of conscription or expert army forces within the nations below examine. whereas we recognize that functional and technological advancements performed significant roles during this selection, we additionally remember that racial and gender family members, social staff and political regime dynamics, nearby affects, and overseas forces additionally affected army composition and kinfolk to the remainder of the society. via this evaluate, we goal at delivering an easy-to-access resource of data approximately army mobilization regulations and historic advancements in addition to the most principles, politics, and occasions that formed them. via this assessment, we provide a glimpse on advancements that motivated societies and political structures and have been mirrored of their militaries.

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