The Resource Armed forces and conflict resolution : sociological perspectives, edited by Giuseppe Caforio, Gerhard Ku mmel, Bandana Purkayastha, (electronic resource)

Armed forces and conflict resolution : sociological perspectives, edited by Giuseppe Caforio, Gerhard Ku mmel, Bandana Purkayastha, (electronic resource)

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Armed forces and conflict resolution : sociological perspectives
Title
Armed forces and conflict resolution
Title remainder
sociological perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Giuseppe Caforio, Gerhard Ku mmel, Bandana Purkayastha
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Covers the various aspects of war in the twenty-first century where asymmetric warfare has changed many rules of the game, imposing a profound transformation on the military, not only tactical, but also structural, preparatory, mental and ideological. Thi
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Dewey number
303.69
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illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HM1126
LC item number
.A76 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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G. Caforio G. Kummel Staff
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1956-
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  • Caforio, Giuseppe
  • Kümmel, Gerhard
  • Purkayastha, Bandana
Series statement
Contributions to conflict management, peace economics and development,
Series volume
v. 7
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  • Conflict management
  • Armed Forces
  • War and society
  • Civil-military relations
Label
Armed forces and conflict resolution : sociological perspectives, edited by Giuseppe Caforio, Gerhard Ku mmel, Bandana Purkayastha, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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  • cr
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text
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  • txt
Contents
  • Armed Forces and Conflict Resolution: Sociological Perspectives; Copyright page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of contributors; Foreword; General Introduction; Note; References; Part I: The Military in the 21st Century - Wars and Conflicts; Chapter 1. Introduction; References; Chapter 2. The asymmetric warfare: In search of a symmetry; 1. A new international situation; 2. The impact of asymmetric warfare on civil society; 3. The military issues; 4. Fighting the asymmetric warfare; 5. To conclude; Notes; References
  • Chapter 3. Military Organization and Asymmetric Conflicts: Changing Approach1. Introduction; 2. From conventional war to the new wars; 3. From changing the rules of war to changes in the role of warriors: a new approach; 4. Toward a new rolequest; Notes; References; Books and Monographs; Reviews; Internet; Chapter 4. The impact of asymmetric warfare on the military profession and structure: lessons learned from the Ottoman military; 1. Introduction; 2. The definition of asymmetric warfare; 3. Asymmetric challenges during the Ottoman period; 4. Evaluation; 5. Conclusions; References
  • Chapter 5. Dr. Strangelove or how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb: suicide attacks in asymmetric warfare1. Introduction; 2. The history of suicide attacks; 3. Attempting to explain the unexplainable; 4. What to make of thisquest; References; Chapter 6. Use and impact of Information-Communication Technology in modern conflict: The war in Iraq; 1. Introduction; 2. Preparative phase of the conflict-perception management in information age; 3. Operation Iraqi freedom followed by asymmetric conflict between Iraqi insurgency and coalition forces
  • 4. Internet as a new battlefield confirmed by the war in Iraq5. Conclusion; Notes; References; Chapter 7. Terrorism and security in the caribbean before and after 9/11; 1. Introduction; 2. Terrorism: in search of a definition, types, and causes; 3. Terrorist threats: past, present, and future; 4. Effects of September 9/11 on the caribbean; 5. Reasons for renewed interest in the caribbean: US; 6. Responses to 9/11; 7. Security forces in the caribbean and southcom; 8. What is being done?; 9. Conclusion; Notes; Disclaimer; References
  • Chapter 8. Afghanistan talks. Experiential isomorphism in the military1. Introduction; 2. Operational military styles: About the Dutch and the American armed forces; 3. Developments in Southern Afghanistan; 4. Experiential isomorphism in Afghanistan; 5. Concluding remarks; Notes; References; Part II: Militaries and Civil Societies Interfaces; Chapter 9. Introduction; 1. The analytical framework; 2. This sections' papers; 3. Conclusion; Note; References; Chapter 10. European civil-military relations in transition: The decline of conscription; 1. The changing face of the European militaries
  • 2. Thesis
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (432 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848551237
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000766552
  • (EBL)453241
  • (OCoLC)609843535
  • (SSID)ssj0000356736
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12089607
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000356736
  • (PQKBWorkID)10349750
  • (PQKB)10873757
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC453241
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000766552
Label
Armed forces and conflict resolution : sociological perspectives, edited by Giuseppe Caforio, Gerhard Ku mmel, Bandana Purkayastha, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Armed Forces and Conflict Resolution: Sociological Perspectives; Copyright page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of contributors; Foreword; General Introduction; Note; References; Part I: The Military in the 21st Century - Wars and Conflicts; Chapter 1. Introduction; References; Chapter 2. The asymmetric warfare: In search of a symmetry; 1. A new international situation; 2. The impact of asymmetric warfare on civil society; 3. The military issues; 4. Fighting the asymmetric warfare; 5. To conclude; Notes; References
  • Chapter 3. Military Organization and Asymmetric Conflicts: Changing Approach1. Introduction; 2. From conventional war to the new wars; 3. From changing the rules of war to changes in the role of warriors: a new approach; 4. Toward a new rolequest; Notes; References; Books and Monographs; Reviews; Internet; Chapter 4. The impact of asymmetric warfare on the military profession and structure: lessons learned from the Ottoman military; 1. Introduction; 2. The definition of asymmetric warfare; 3. Asymmetric challenges during the Ottoman period; 4. Evaluation; 5. Conclusions; References
  • Chapter 5. Dr. Strangelove or how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb: suicide attacks in asymmetric warfare1. Introduction; 2. The history of suicide attacks; 3. Attempting to explain the unexplainable; 4. What to make of thisquest; References; Chapter 6. Use and impact of Information-Communication Technology in modern conflict: The war in Iraq; 1. Introduction; 2. Preparative phase of the conflict-perception management in information age; 3. Operation Iraqi freedom followed by asymmetric conflict between Iraqi insurgency and coalition forces
  • 4. Internet as a new battlefield confirmed by the war in Iraq5. Conclusion; Notes; References; Chapter 7. Terrorism and security in the caribbean before and after 9/11; 1. Introduction; 2. Terrorism: in search of a definition, types, and causes; 3. Terrorist threats: past, present, and future; 4. Effects of September 9/11 on the caribbean; 5. Reasons for renewed interest in the caribbean: US; 6. Responses to 9/11; 7. Security forces in the caribbean and southcom; 8. What is being done?; 9. Conclusion; Notes; Disclaimer; References
  • Chapter 8. Afghanistan talks. Experiential isomorphism in the military1. Introduction; 2. Operational military styles: About the Dutch and the American armed forces; 3. Developments in Southern Afghanistan; 4. Experiential isomorphism in Afghanistan; 5. Concluding remarks; Notes; References; Part II: Militaries and Civil Societies Interfaces; Chapter 9. Introduction; 1. The analytical framework; 2. This sections' papers; 3. Conclusion; Note; References; Chapter 10. European civil-military relations in transition: The decline of conscription; 1. The changing face of the European militaries
  • 2. Thesis
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (432 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848551237
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000766552
  • (EBL)453241
  • (OCoLC)609843535
  • (SSID)ssj0000356736
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12089607
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000356736
  • (PQKBWorkID)10349750
  • (PQKB)10873757
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC453241
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000766552

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