Economics is one of the social sciences. No more provocative invitation could be extended to an economist than that he attempt to formulate the bearing that the techniques and principles of his discipline might have for men in another discipline daily occupied with preparation for one of the greatest social problems any man must face, that of preserving society's structure and values in a world in which utter destruction of them both is a possibility.
"Economic Factors Affecting Strategy,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 8:
1, Article 3.
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