How Everything Became War And The Military Became Everything

Author: Rosa Brooks
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476777888
Size: 33.22 MB
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By turns a memoir, a work of journalism, a scholarly exploration of history, anthropology, and law, How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything is an “illuminating” (The New York Times), “eloquent” (The Boston ...

What Do We Know About Civil Wars

Author: T. David Mason
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442242264
Size: 71.44 MB
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In this timely book, leading scholars guide us through what the latest research tells us about the onset, duration, outcomes, and recurrence of civil wars, as well as the ongoing consequences of conflicts in war-torn countries such as Syria ...

The Mirror Test

Author: J. Kael Weston
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385351135
Size: 76.36 MB
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This is known as “the mirror test.” From an intricate tapestry of voices and stories—Iraqi, Afghan, and American—Weston delivers a larger mirror test for our nation in its global role.

Morality And Political Violence

Author: C. A. J. Coady
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139465279
Size: 75.59 MB
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In this book, Coady re-examines a range of urgent problems pertinent to political violence against the background of a contemporary approach to just war thinking.

Warriors And Citizens

Author: Jim Mattis
Publisher: Hoover Press
ISBN: 0817919368
Size: 28.22 MB
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A diverse group of contributors offer different perspectives on whether or not the different experiences of our military and the broader society amounts to a "gap"—and if the American public is losing connection to its military.

Mission Creep

Author: Gordon Adams
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 1626160945
Size: 50.41 MB
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The book concludes that there has been a militarization of US foreign policy while it explores the institutional and political causes and their implications. “Militarization” as it is used in this book does not mean that generals ...

In The Warlords Shadow

Author: Daniel R. Green
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 1612518168
Size: 61.43 MB
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In this gripping, first-hand account of how the Village Stability Operations program functioned in practice, Daniel R. Green provides a long-term perspective of how Special Operations Forces stabilized the southern Afghan province of ...

State Of Disrepair

Author: Kori N. Schake
Publisher: Hoover Press
ISBN: 0817914560
Size: 53.90 MB
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Kori Schake shows how the deficiencies in focus, education, and programmatic proficiency impede the work of the State Department and suggests how investing in those areas could make the agency significantly more successful at building ...