Daily Archives: December 6, 2012

Practical Lessons In Asabiya

Though asabiya may be a somewhat unfamiliar word for many (it is an Arabic word coined by the North African historian Ibn Khaldun to refer to social cohesion), it is a surprisingly practical aspect of life and a subject that … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: The Aden Effect

The Aden Effect: A Connor Stark Novel, by Claude Berube You might think that the Naval Institute Press only published non-fiction of the kind that I frequently review (this is the fifth book I have received from the Naval Historical … Continue reading

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