The Resource Winning wars amongst the people : case studies in asymmetric conflict, Peter A. Kiss

Winning wars amongst the people : case studies in asymmetric conflict, Peter A. Kiss

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Winning wars amongst the people : case studies in asymmetric conflict
Title
Winning wars amongst the people
Title remainder
case studies in asymmetric conflict
Statement of responsibility
Peter A. Kiss
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Language
eng
Summary
Since the end of World War II a paradigm shift has occurred in armed conflict. Asymmetric, or fourth-generation warfareùthe challenge of nonstate belligerents to the authority and power of the stateùhas become the dominant form of conflict, while interstate conventional war has become an increasingly irrelevant instrument of statecraft. In asymmetric conflicts the enemy is often a fellow citizen with a different vision for the future of the countryùwaging war among the people, maneuvering on the borderlines between parliamentary politics, street politics, criminal activity, and combat operatio
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YDXCP
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Kiss, Peter A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U240
LC item number
.K523 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Asymmetric warfare
  • Military history, Modern
  • Asymmetric warfare
  • Military history, Modern
  • Asymmetric warfare
  • Military history, Modern
  • United States
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Security (National & International)
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Winning wars amongst the people : case studies in asymmetric conflict, Peter A. Kiss
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Preface: a gap to fill -- A paradigm shift in warfare -- Intrastate conflict: the new security challenge -- A new paradigm of war: generations in warfare and wars amongst the people -- Roots of the paradigm shift: social, political, and economic developments -- The cases -- Rhodesia, 1962-1980: tactical success, operational, strategic, and political failure -- Punjab, 1980-1994: a counterinsurgency model for europe -- Kosovo, 1996-1999: a spectacular success of asymmetric warfare -- France, 2005: the first act of a religious and ethnic insurgency -- Preparing for future conflict -- The nature of the challenge: general characteristics of asymmetric conflicts -- Hungary, 2012 and after: preparations to meet the challenge -- Conclusion: the price of failure
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612347035
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1d9jx0r
System control number
  • (OCoLC)878961971
  • (OCoLC)ocn878961971
Label
Winning wars amongst the people : case studies in asymmetric conflict, Peter A. Kiss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: a gap to fill -- A paradigm shift in warfare -- Intrastate conflict: the new security challenge -- A new paradigm of war: generations in warfare and wars amongst the people -- Roots of the paradigm shift: social, political, and economic developments -- The cases -- Rhodesia, 1962-1980: tactical success, operational, strategic, and political failure -- Punjab, 1980-1994: a counterinsurgency model for europe -- Kosovo, 1996-1999: a spectacular success of asymmetric warfare -- France, 2005: the first act of a religious and ethnic insurgency -- Preparing for future conflict -- The nature of the challenge: general characteristics of asymmetric conflicts -- Hungary, 2012 and after: preparations to meet the challenge -- Conclusion: the price of failure
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612347035
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1d9jx0r
System control number
  • (OCoLC)878961971
  • (OCoLC)ocn878961971

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