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The Resource War by other means : building complete and balanced capabilities for counterinsurgency, David C. Gompert and John Gordon IV ; with Adam Grissom [and others]

War by other means : building complete and balanced capabilities for counterinsurgency, David C. Gompert and John Gordon IV ; with Adam Grissom [and others]

Label
War by other means : building complete and balanced capabilities for counterinsurgency
Title
War by other means
Title remainder
building complete and balanced capabilities for counterinsurgency
Statement of responsibility
David C. Gompert and John Gordon IV ; with Adam Grissom [and others]
Title variation
Building complete and balanced capabilities for counterinsurgency
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The difficulties encountered by the United States in securing Iraq and Afghanistan despite years of effort and staggering costs raises the central question of the RAND Counterinsurgency Study: How should the United States improve its capabilities to counter insurgencies, particularly those that are heavily influenced by transnational terrorist movements and thus linked into a global jihadist network? This capstone volume to the study draws on other reports in the series as well as an examination of 89 insurgencies since World War II, an analysis of the new challenges posed by what is becoming
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gompert, David C
Dewey number
355.02/180973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
U241
LC item number
.G652 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, John
  • National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)
Series statement
Rand counterinsurgency study
Series volume
final rept
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Insurgency
  • Terrorism
  • Institution building
  • United States
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • United States
  • Security, International
  • Strategy
  • HISTORY
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Insurgency
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Military policy
  • Security, International
  • Strategy
  • Terrorism
  • United States
Label
War by other means : building complete and balanced capabilities for counterinsurgency, David C. Gompert and John Gordon IV ; with Adam Grissom [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "RAND National Defense Research Institute."
  • "MG-595/2-OSD"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-453)
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
Cover; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter One -- Defining the Problem; Chapter Two -- Framing the Problem; Chapter Three -- Countering Type III Insurgency; Chapter Four -- Overview of Capabilities Needed to CounterType III Insurgency; Chapter Five -- Civil Capabilities; Chapter Six -- Information Capabilities; Chapter Seven -- Perception and Cognition; Chapter Eight -- General Security Capabilities; Chapter Nine -- Local Security Capabilities; Chapter Ten -- U.S. Security Capabilities; Chapter Eleven -- Multilateral Counterinsurgency
Control code
234317730
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxiii, 453 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833045836
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)234317730
Label
War by other means : building complete and balanced capabilities for counterinsurgency, David C. Gompert and John Gordon IV ; with Adam Grissom [and others]
Publication
Note
  • "RAND National Defense Research Institute."
  • "MG-595/2-OSD"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-453)
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
Cover; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter One -- Defining the Problem; Chapter Two -- Framing the Problem; Chapter Three -- Countering Type III Insurgency; Chapter Four -- Overview of Capabilities Needed to CounterType III Insurgency; Chapter Five -- Civil Capabilities; Chapter Six -- Information Capabilities; Chapter Seven -- Perception and Cognition; Chapter Eight -- General Security Capabilities; Chapter Nine -- Local Security Capabilities; Chapter Ten -- U.S. Security Capabilities; Chapter Eleven -- Multilateral Counterinsurgency
Control code
234317730
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxiii, 453 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833045836
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)234317730

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