How Might Political Agreements Sometimes Lead To War

[51] It is important to focus on strategies for power-sharing, election observation, and nation-building in order to achieve a comprehensive understanding of the structuring of peace agreements after a civil war. Chamberlain`s worst mistake, McDonough said, was to believe that he could walk on Hitler on the path of the yellow brick to peace, when in reality Hitler was walking very the path of war. He criticized revisionist historians for focusing on Chamberlain`s motivations rather than how appeasement works in practice — as a “viable policy” to treat Hitler.