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The Resource The new counterinsurgency era : transforming the U.S. military for modern wars, David H. Ucko ; foreword by John A. Nagl

The new counterinsurgency era : transforming the U.S. military for modern wars, David H. Ucko ; foreword by John A. Nagl

Label
The new counterinsurgency era : transforming the U.S. military for modern wars
Title
The new counterinsurgency era
Title remainder
transforming the U.S. military for modern wars
Statement of responsibility
David H. Ucko ; foreword by John A. Nagl
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Confronting insurgent violence in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. military has recognized the need to "re-learn" counterinsurgency. But how has the Department of Defense with its mixed efforts responded to this new strategic environment? Has it learned anything from past failures? In The New Counterinsurgency Era, David Ucko examines DoD's institutional obstacles and initially slow response to a changing strategic reality. Ucko also suggests how the military can better prepare for the unique challenges of modern warfare, where it is charged with everything from providing security to s
Member of
Cataloging source
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Ucko, David H
Dewey number
355.02/180973
Index
index present
LC call number
U241
LC item number
.U256 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Counterinsurgency
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Military planning
  • United States
  • Iraq War (2003-2011)
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Military planning
  • Military policy
  • Iraq
  • United States
  • Aufständischer
  • Bekämpfung
  • Strategie
  • Militärpolitik
  • Irakkrieg
  • USA
Label
The new counterinsurgency era : transforming the U.S. military for modern wars, David H. Ucko ; foreword by John A. Nagl
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-243) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Framing the reorientation -- A troubled history -- Revisiting counterinsurgency -- Innovation under fire -- Counterinsurgency and the QDR -- FM 3-24 and Operation Fardh Al-Qanoon -- The ambivalence of the "Surge" -- Innovation or intertia -- Conclusion: kicking the counterinsurgency syndrome?
Control code
635960899
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589017283
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt2pcgx2
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635960899
Label
The new counterinsurgency era : transforming the U.S. military for modern wars, David H. Ucko ; foreword by John A. Nagl
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-243) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Framing the reorientation -- A troubled history -- Revisiting counterinsurgency -- Innovation under fire -- Counterinsurgency and the QDR -- FM 3-24 and Operation Fardh Al-Qanoon -- The ambivalence of the "Surge" -- Innovation or intertia -- Conclusion: kicking the counterinsurgency syndrome?
Control code
635960899
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589017283
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2pcgx2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635960899

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