|Brocker I 844
War/Traditional wars/Terminology/Huntington: Huntington sees the Soviet-Afghan and the first Gulf wars as "transition wars", which changed from "simple" invasion wars to cultural battles. (1) Since Muslims had perceived these wars as an attack against their culture, the conflict had gradually been conducted as a defence of Western imperialism under the flag of "the struggle between the West and Islam". (2)
1. Samuel P. Huntington, The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order, New York 1996. Dt.: Samuel P. Huntington, Kampf der Kulturen. Die Neugestaltung der Weltpolitik im 21. Jahrhundert, München/Wien 1998 (zuerst 1996).S. 400
2. Ebenda S. 406
Philipp Klüfers/Carlo Masala, „Samuel P. Huntington, Kampf der Kulturen“, in: Manfred Brocker (Hg.) Geschichte des politischen Denkens. Das 20. Jahrhundert. Frankfurt/M. 2018_____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Samuel P. Huntington
The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order New York 1996
Geschichte des politischen Denkens. Das 20. Jahrhundert Frankfurt/M. 2018