Non-state Threats and Future Wars

Non-state Threats and Future Wars

by Robert J. Bunker
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0714653748

ISBN-13: 9780714653747

Pub. Date: 09/30/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

American defense and national security scholars and military and law enforcement practitioners began their study in the summer of 2001, and finished it in February 2002 in a very different political environment. The 14 studies first appeared as Small Wars and Insurgencies, 13/2 (summer 2002). Distributed in the US by ISBS. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland,

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American defense and national security scholars and military and law enforcement practitioners began their study in the summer of 2001, and finished it in February 2002 in a very different political environment. The 14 studies first appeared as Small Wars and Insurgencies, 13/2 (summer 2002). Distributed in the US by ISBS. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714653747
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/30/2002
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Theory: "the transformation of war" revisited, Martin van Creveld; the new warrior class revisited, Ralph Peters. Part 2 Non-state threats and case studies: transnational organized crime - law enforcement as a global battlespace, Mark Galeotti; drug cartels, street gangs and warlords, John P. Sullivan and Robert J. Bunker; private military companies - mercenaries for the 21st century, Thomas K. Adams; non-state actors in Colombia - threats to the state and to the hemisphere, Max G. Wanwaring; Kashmir, Pakistan and the war by terror, Jasjit Singh. Part 3 Counter-opfor strategies: battlespace dynamics, information warfare to netwar, and bond-relationship targeting, Robert J. Bunker; "cleansing polluted seas" - non-state threats and the urban environment, Russell W. Glenn; non-lethal and hyper-lethal weaponry, John B. Alexander and Charles Heal; intelligence preparation for operations, Matt Begert and Dan Lindsay; networked force structure and C4I, John P. Sullivan. Part 4 Archives: the structure of war - early fourth epoch war research, T. Lindsay Moore; view from the wolves' den - the Chechens and urban operations, David P. Dilegge and Matthew Van Konynenburg.

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