Divided Armies: Inequality and Battlefield Performance in Modern War by Jason Lysall
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Divided Armies: Inequality and Battlefield Performance in Modern War

How do armies fight and what makes them victorious on the modern battlefield? In┬áDivided Armies, Jason Lyall challenges long-standing answers to this classic question by linking the fate of armies to their levels of inequality. Introducing the concept of military inequality, Lyall demonstrates how a state’s prewar choices about the citizenship status of ethnic groups within its population determine subsequent battlefield performance. […Learn More]