The Resource How democracies lose small wars : state, society, and the failures of France in Algeria, Israel in Lebanon, and the United States in Vietnam, Gil Merom

How democracies lose small wars : state, society, and the failures of France in Algeria, Israel in Lebanon, and the United States in Vietnam, Gil Merom

Label
How democracies lose small wars : state, society, and the failures of France in Algeria, Israel in Lebanon, and the United States in Vietnam
Title
How democracies lose small wars
Title remainder
state, society, and the failures of France in Algeria, Israel in Lebanon, and the United States in Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Gil Merom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355.02
Index
index present
LC call number
U241
LC item number
.M47 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
How democracies lose small wars : state, society, and the failures of France in Algeria, Israel in Lebanon, and the United States in Vietnam, Gil Merom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- 2. Military Superiority and Victory in Small Wars: Historical Observations -- 3. The Structural Origins of Defiance: The Middle-Class, The Marketplace of Ideas, and the Normative Gap -- 4. The Structural Origins of Tenacity: National Alignment and Compartmentalization -- 5. The French War in Algeria: A Strategic, Political, and Economic Overview -- 6. French Instrumental Dependence and Its Consequences -- 7. The Development of a Normative Difference in France, and Its Consequences -- 8. The French Struggle to Contain the Growth of the Normative Gap and the Rise of the "Democratic Agenda" -- 9. Political Relevance and Its Consequences in France -- 10. The Israeli War in Lebanon: A Strategic, Political, and Economic Overview -- 11. Israeli Instrumental Dependence and Its Consequences -- 12. The Development of a Normative Difference in Israel, and Its Consequences
  • 13. The Israeli Struggle to Contain the Growth of the Normative Gap and the Rise of the "Democratic Agenda" -- 14. Political Relevance and Its Consequences in Israel -- 15. Conclusion
Control code
000024323474
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 295 p.
Isbn
9780521804035
Lccn
2002041490
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.b20570089
System control number
  • 24323474lw
  • (OCoLC)51274584

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