The psychology of war: Analysing Putin's motivations

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Abstract / Description of output

Understanding political leaders' psychology is crucial to making sense of foreign policy decision-making processes. Consuelo Thiers highlights Vladimir Putin's change of beliefs as a key factor in his decision to wage war against Ukraine.
Original languageEnglish
TypeBlog post
PublisherThe Loop - ECPR
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2022

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • autocrats
  • foreign policy
  • operational code analysis
  • political psychology
  • Putin
  • Russia
  • Vladimir Putin
  • war


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