The Resource The role and limitations of technology in U.S. counterinsurgency warfare, Richard W. Rubright

The role and limitations of technology in U.S. counterinsurgency warfare, Richard W. Rubright

Label
The role and limitations of technology in U.S. counterinsurgency warfare
Title
The role and limitations of technology in U.S. counterinsurgency warfare
Statement of responsibility
Richard W. Rubright
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Although the United States plays a leading role in the development of technology, particularly that used by militaries around the world, the U.S. military nonetheless continues to find itself struggling against lower-tech foes that conduct warfare on a different scale. Emerging technology is indeed available and is regularly employed in American counterinsurgency efforts; however, since it is also constantly in flux, strategies for its use must continually evolve to ensure that available resources are put to best use against disparate enemies. Counterinsurgency operations are inherently politi
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
355.02/180973
Index
index present
LC call number
U241
LC item number
.R82 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The role and limitations of technology in U.S. counterinsurgency warfare, Richard W. Rubright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Strategy and context -- The operationally offensive, tactically defensive concept -- Counterinsurgency in Iraq -- Limits of politically correct doctrine -- Technology and counterinsurgency strategy -- Contextual and other issues related to U.S. counterinsurgency warfare -- Implications
Control code
ocn904811150
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612346755
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • 22573/ctt1d9jnr8
  • 65a5dd1b-edc1-4eb0-8392-b1cd47d33d82
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34744071
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904811150
  • jstor1612346766

Library Locations

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