A structural analysis of the situation in the Middle East in 1956

@article{Harary1961ASA,
  title={A structural analysis of the situation in the Middle East in 1956},
  author={Frank Harary},
  journal={Journal of Conflict Resolution},
  year={1961},
  volume={5},
  pages={167 - 178}
}
  • F. Harary
  • Published 1961
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Conflict Resolution
We attempt to display a systematic approach for the distinction between states of equilibrium and disequilibrium in the interrelationships between nations, using as corroborative material the rapid shifts in 1956 among the various nations, brought about by the Middle Eastern situation. The psychological theory behind this approach is that of structural balance, which is pertinent in the present context to balance of power, while the logical framework involves the mathematical theory of graphs… Expand
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