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The counterinsurgency era

U.S. doctrine and performance, 1950 to the present

by Douglas S. Blaufarb

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Southeast Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Counterinsurgency -- Case studies,
    • United States -- Military policy,
    • Southeast Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945-,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Southeast Asia,
    • Southeast Asia -- Foreign relations -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDouglas S. Blaufarb.
      GenreCase studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU241 .B53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 356 p. ;
      Number of Pages356
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4561204M
      ISBN 10002903700X
      LC Control Number77072692

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Get this from a library. The counterinsurgency era: U.S. doctrine and performance, to the present. [Douglas S Blaufarb]. In The New Counterinsurgency Era, David Ucko examines DoD's institutional obstacles and initially slow response to a changing strategic reality.

Ucko also suggests how the military can better prepare for the unique challenges of modern warfare, where it is charged with everything from providing security to supporting reconstruction to.

A counter-insurgency or counterinsurgency (COIN) is defined by the United States Department of State as "comprehensive civilian and military efforts taken to simultaneously defeat and contain insurgency and address its root causes".

An insurgency is a rebellion against a constituted authority when those taking part in the rebellion are not recognized as belligerents.

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From tohe was Chief Strategist in the Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism at the U.S. State Department. Alma mater: Royal Military College, Duntroon. The U.S. military, in its outlook and training, has traditionally focused on preparing to fight conventional wars, despite also having a long history of being dispatched to fight insurgencies.

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