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The Resource The British way in counter-insurgency, 1945-1967, David French

The British way in counter-insurgency, 1945-1967, David French

Label
The British way in counter-insurgency, 1945-1967
Title
The British way in counter-insurgency, 1945-1967
Statement of responsibility
David French
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this seminal reassessment of the historical foundation of British counter doctrine and practice, David French challenges our understanding that in the two decades after 1945 the British discovered a kinder and gentler way of waging war amongst the people
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1954-
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French, David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Counterinsurgency
Label
The British way in counter-insurgency, 1945-1967, David French
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-272) and index
Contents
The Colonial State -- Gangster, thugs, and bandits: the enemies of the Colonial State -- The legal context and counter-insurgency by Committee -- Varieties of coercion: Exemplary force, counter-terrorism, and population control -- Britain's 'Dirty Wars'? -- Winning hearts and minds -- Counter-insurgency and the learning curve -- The problems of sustainability -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn751726089
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 283 p.
Isbn
9780199587964
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011500278
System control number
(OCoLC)751726089
Label
The British way in counter-insurgency, 1945-1967, David French
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-272) and index
Contents
The Colonial State -- Gangster, thugs, and bandits: the enemies of the Colonial State -- The legal context and counter-insurgency by Committee -- Varieties of coercion: Exemplary force, counter-terrorism, and population control -- Britain's 'Dirty Wars'? -- Winning hearts and minds -- Counter-insurgency and the learning curve -- The problems of sustainability -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn751726089
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 283 p.
Isbn
9780199587964
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011500278
System control number
(OCoLC)751726089

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