Max Boot
Reviews // 2 Articles

A Shot in the Dark and a Swift Retreat: 'Invisible Armies'
14 Mar 2013 // 5:25 PM

Throughout human history, guerrilla warfare (messy, sprawling, and hard-to-define) has been much more common than “conventional” conflict between standing armies, though we have been taught to believe the opposite.

War Made New: Technology, Warfare, and the Course of History: 1500 to Today by Max Boot
4 Feb 2007 // 2:00 PM

Someone who is keenly interested in the bigger implications of the strategies and tactics of the war on terror is Max Boot, one of today's most astute observers of RMA, Pentagon-speak for the Revolution in Military Affairs.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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