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Military politics in Finland

William J. Stover

Military politics in Finland

the development of governmental control over the armed forces

by William J. Stover

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Published by University Press of America in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland,
  • Finland.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil supremacy over the military -- Finland.,
    • Finland -- Armed Forces -- Political activity.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 193-206.

      StatementWilliam J. Stover.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN6706.C58 S8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3783966M
      ISBN 10081912009X, 0819120103
      LC Control Number81040343

      Professor Teivainen has now raised a very specific issue about the use of the swastika, especially by the Finnish military. In his new book covering the history of Finland, Teivainen asks about the relevance and potential drawbacks of using the swastika in the modern world. Teivo Teivainen, Professor of World Politics at the University of Helsinki. The Continuation War was a conflict fought by Finland and Nazi Germany, as co-belligerents, against the Soviet Union (USSR) from to , during World War II. In Russian historiography, the war is called the Soviet–Finnish Front of the Great Patriotic War. Germany regarded its operations in the region as part of its overall war efforts on the Eastern Front and provided Finland with Location: Finland, Karelia, and Murmansk area.

      This book is an amateurish military history of an oft over-looked conflict at the very beginning of WWII. It’s a survey study providing a brief description of the operations during the conflict. A serious student of Military and Diplomatic history is going to need t Firstly, I have the UK edition, titled The Winter War: The Russo-Finnish War /5.   Intertwined with the story of the making of the military runs the story of how manhood was made and remade through the idealized images and real-life experiences of conscripted soldiers. Placing interwar Finland within a broad European context, the book traces the origins of competing military traditions and ideological visions of modern male Cited by: 4.

        A first-time author’s book of short stories adds to outstanding work from Iraq and Afghanistan veterans, and highlights a quartet of new military-themed literary offerings for Author: J. Ford Huffman. Top Democrats are due to take a taxpayer-funded military jet to Denmark to give speeches at a ritzy pro-democracy conference, raising questions about possible misuse of resources.


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