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UNCOMFORTABLE WAR REVISITED

Rs. 350

AUTHOR: JOHN T. FISHEL

Product Description

THREATENED SINCE THE END OF THE COLD WAR BY FAILING STATES, INSURGENCIES, CIVIL WARS, AND TERRORISM, THE UNITED STATES HAS BEEN COMPELLED TO RE-EVALUATE ITS TRADITIONAL RESPONSES TO GLOBAL CONFLICT. IN THIS TIMELY BOOK,JOHN T. FISHEL AND MAX G. MANWARING PRESENT A MUCH NEEDED STRATEGY FOR CONDUCTING UNCONVENTIONAL WARFARE IN AN INCREASINGLY VIOLENT WORLD.
IN THE EARLY 1990S, MANWARING INTRODUCED A NEW PARADIGM FOR ADDRESSING LOW-INTENSITY CONFLICTS,OR CONFLICTS OTHER THEN MAJOR WARS.TERMED THE MANWARING PARADIGM OR SWORD(SMALL WARS OPERATIONS RESEARCH DIRECTORATE) MODEL, IT HAS BEEN TESTED SUCCESSFULLY BY SCHOLARS AND PARCTITIONES AND REFINED IN THE WAKE OF NEW AND SIGNIFICANT”UNCOMFORTABLE WARS ” AROUND THE WORLD, MOST NOTABLY THE CONFLICTS IN AFGHANISTAN AND IRAQ.
UNCOMFORTABLE WARS REVISITED BROADENS THE DEFINITION OF THE ORIGINAL PARADIGM AND APPLIES IT TO SPECIFIC SITUATIONS,INCLUDING COUNTERINSURGENCY IN EI SALVADOR, PERU, AND SOMALIA; THE “DRUG WAR”IN LATIN AMERICA;THE INVASION OF PANAMA; THE FIRST GULF WAR,AND MORE BROADLY, TERRORISM IN THE UNITED STATES AND ABROAD.
“A SIGNIFICANT WORK THAT SPEAKS DIRECTLY TO CHALLENGES PRESENTLY FACED BY THE UNITED STATES…… UNCOMFORTABLE WARS REVISITED BELONGS ON THE BOOKSHELF OF ANYONE INTERESTED IN MILITARY STRATEGY, LOW-NTENSITY CONFLICT, SECURITY ASSISTANCE , OR U.S.FOREIGN POLICY IN THE GLOBAL WAR ON TERROR.”

Additional Information

PUBLISHER

ADARSH BOOK

PRINTED PAGES

340

LANGUAGE

ENGLISH

ISBN

9788183630771

Publishing Year

2010