Some Costs of the Great War
Nationalizing Private Life
By T. Hunt Tooley
This article appeared in the Fall 2009 issue of The Independent Review.
The casualties of World War I did not end with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles. Part of the toll was the wars acceleration of the nationalization of private life, a trend that continues to the present day.
T. Hunt Tooley is Chairman of the Department of History at Austin College.