TITLE

Mysteries of Motive

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Oct2007, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article ponders on the mysteries of motive. Today, people have accumulated an enormous body of knowledge both inside and outside the military about individual motives and behaviors, about small-group cohesion, about the dynamics of leadership. Absent a self-evident motive, a detailed, self-analytical diary or a post-operation interview, there may be no answer that satisfies historians who are reaching back from our own hyperanalytic age across the generational and cultural divide.
ACCESSION #
26504116

 

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