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The Resource Understanding victory and defeat in contemporary war, edited by Jan Angstrom and Isabelle Duyvesteyn

Understanding victory and defeat in contemporary war, edited by Jan Angstrom and Isabelle Duyvesteyn

Label
Understanding victory and defeat in contemporary war
Title
Understanding victory and defeat in contemporary war
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jan Angstrom and Isabelle Duyvesteyn
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1972-
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  • Angstrom, Jan
  • Duyvesteyn, Isabelle
Series statement
Contemporary security studies
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  • War
  • Military art and science
Label
Understanding victory and defeat in contemporary war, edited by Jan Angstrom and Isabelle Duyvesteyn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction : the
  • problem of victory and defeat in modern war / Jan Angstrom -- Defining postwar victory / Robert Mandel -- In the eye of the beholder : victory and defeat in US military operations / Dominic Johnson and Dominic Tierney -- Victory, counter-insurgency and Iraq -- Ian F.W. Beckett -- The
  • United States perspective on victory in the war on terrorism / Jan Angstrom -- Paradoxes of the strategy of terrorism / Isabelle Duyvesteyn -- How to lose a war on terror : a comparative analysis of a counterinsurgency success and failure / Ivan Arreguin-Toft -- The
  • origins and implications of Western counterinsurgency failures / Gil Merom -- Toppling the Taliban in Afghanistan / Stephen Biddle -- Culture and the outcome of military intervention : developing some hypotheses / Kersti Larsdotter -- Understanding victory and defeat : some conclusions / Isabelle Duyvesteyn
Control code
FIEb13813079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 241 pages
Isbn
9780415404570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)926053316
Label
Understanding victory and defeat in contemporary war, edited by Jan Angstrom and Isabelle Duyvesteyn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction : the
  • problem of victory and defeat in modern war / Jan Angstrom -- Defining postwar victory / Robert Mandel -- In the eye of the beholder : victory and defeat in US military operations / Dominic Johnson and Dominic Tierney -- Victory, counter-insurgency and Iraq -- Ian F.W. Beckett -- The
  • United States perspective on victory in the war on terrorism / Jan Angstrom -- Paradoxes of the strategy of terrorism / Isabelle Duyvesteyn -- How to lose a war on terror : a comparative analysis of a counterinsurgency success and failure / Ivan Arreguin-Toft -- The
  • origins and implications of Western counterinsurgency failures / Gil Merom -- Toppling the Taliban in Afghanistan / Stephen Biddle -- Culture and the outcome of military intervention : developing some hypotheses / Kersti Larsdotter -- Understanding victory and defeat : some conclusions / Isabelle Duyvesteyn
Control code
FIEb13813079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 241 pages
Isbn
9780415404570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)926053316

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