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Haldane's Mackindergarten: a radical experiment in British military education

Sloan, G. (2012) Haldane's Mackindergarten: a radical experiment in British military education. War in History, 19 (3). pp. 322-352. ISSN 1477-0385

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To link to this item DOI: 10.1177/0968344512440399


This article critically evaluates a course that was conceived and run at the LSE by Sir Halford Mackinder for officers of the Britsh Army between 1907 and 1932.There is an examination of the nature of the syllabus,the aims and objectives of this course.An explanation is also given as to why the army cut it seven years before the outbreak of the Second World War.

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