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From Empire to Nation-State Replication Data: Territorial Data, 1816-2001

Andreas Wimmer & Brian Min
This is the replication dataset for Wimmer and Min. “From empire to nation-state: Explaining war in the modern world, 1816-2001”, American Sociological Review 71(6):867-897, 2006. The From Empire to Nation-State dataset is a territory-year dataset spanning 150 territories over the 186-year period between 1816 and 2001. Traditional country-year datasets typically include only countries after they have become independent or recognized members of the nation-state system. This project collects data on territories both prior to and...

Wars by Location and Purpose, 1816-2001

Andreas Wimmer & Brian Min
Identifies the location and purpose of all 464 major wars since 1816, expanding substantially on previous efforts by including wars fought in all polities, including pre-independent kingdoms and empires. The data complements standard war datasets that characterize wars only by the state participants that fight them.

Registration Year

  • 2019
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  • Dataset
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  • University of California, Los Angeles
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