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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
Dewey number
355.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ångström, 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
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
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
ocm84912628
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203967683
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)84912628
Label
Understanding victory and defeat in contemporary war, edited by Jan Angstrom and Isabelle Duyvesteyn
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
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
ocm84912628
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203967683
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)84912628

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