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War studies is the multi-disciplinary study of war. It is distinct from military history in that it encompasses a variety of fields:


War studies is a multi-disciplinary program. Students explore the military, diplomatic, philosophical, social, political, psychological or economic dimensions of human conflict. In the context of modern warfare, it considers issues of defence policy, strategic planning, logistics and operations.


War studies programs may be aimed at military students in the regular and reserve forces, non-commissioned members and civilian students.

See also

  • Department of War Studies, KCL
  • Centre for Security Studies, University of Hull
  • International Humanitarian Law
  • International Relations
  • Laws of war
  • Strategic Studies
  • Peace Studies
  • War and Conflict in the Modern World, Brunel University

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