On the Ground in Afghanistan: Counterinsurgency in Practice

On the Ground in Afghanistan: Counterinsurgency in Practice : Counterinsurgency in Practice

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NOTE: NO FURTHER DISCOUNT FOR THIS PRINT PRODUCT -- OVERSTOCK SALE -- Significantly redudced list price (Contains copyright material) The case studies cover ten provinces in Afghanistan s south and east. They describe the diverse conditions these units faced, how they responded to these conditions, what worked and what did not, and the successes they achieved. Some of the book s key themes include: Dealing with a localized insurgency Navigating the political terrain Searching for political solutions Engaging the population and building popular support Using reconstruction funds Protecting the population Employing restraint in the use of force Finding the right balance between concentration and dispersion Maintaining continuity Operating with little strategic guidance Other related print products: Weapon of Choice: U.S. Army Special Operations Forces in Afghanistan is available here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/008-029-00431-3Understanding War in Afghanistan is avaialable here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/008-020-01609-8Counterinsurgency Leadership in Afghanistan, Iraq and Beyond is available here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/008-046-00274-6Civilian Surge: Key to Complex Operations is available here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/008-020-01585-7American Foreign Policy: Regional Perspectives; Proceedings, A Workshop Sponsored by the William B. Ruger Chair of National Security Economics, Newport, Rhode Island, 13-15 May 2009 is available here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/008-020-01594-6Al Anbar Awakening, V. 1, American Perspectives: U.S. Marines and Counterinsurgency in Iraq, 2004-2009; V. 2, Iraqi Perspectives: From Insurgency to Counterinsurgency in Iraq, 2004-2009 is available here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/008-020-01596-2Afghanistan War resources collection can be found here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/us-military-history/wars-conflicts/afg...Other products produced by the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) can be found here: https: //bookstore.gpo.gov/agency/922"
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  • Paperback | 198 pages
  • 180.34 x 228.6 x 17.78mm | 430.91g
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0160902584
  • 9780160902581