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The Resource Military adaptation in Afghanistan, edited by Theo Farrell, Frans Osinga, and James A. Russell

Military adaptation in Afghanistan, edited by Theo Farrell, Frans Osinga, and James A. Russell

Label
Military adaptation in Afghanistan
Title
Military adaptation in Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
edited by Theo Farrell, Frans Osinga, and James A. Russell
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When NATO took charge of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) for Afghanistan in 2003, ISAF conceptualized its mission largely as a stabilization and reconstruction deployment. However, as the campaign has evolved and the insurgency has proved to more resistant and capable, key operational imperatives have emerged, including military support to the civilian development effort, closer partnering with Afghan security forces, and greater military restraint. All participating militaries have adapted, to varying extents, to these campaign imperatives and pressures. This bo
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
958.104/74
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.M54 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farrell, Theo
  • Osinga, Frans P. B.
  • Russell, James A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Operational art (Military science)
  • Tactics
  • Military policy
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Armed Forces
  • Military policy
  • Operational art (Military science)
  • Tactics
  • Afghanistan
Label
Military adaptation in Afghanistan, edited by Theo Farrell, Frans Osinga, and James A. Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : military adaptation in war / Theo Farrell -- The great game and the quagmire : military adaptation in the British and Soviet wars in Afghanistan, 1839-1989 / Daniel Moran -- Into the great wadi : the United States and the war in Afghanistan / James A. Russell -- ISAF and NATO : campaign innovation and organizational adaptation / Sten Rynning -- Back from the brink : British military adaptation and the struggle for Helmand, 2006-2011 / Theo Farrell -- The military metier : second order adaptation and the Danish experience in Task Force Helmand / Mikkel Vedby Rasmussen -- Soft power, the hard way : adaptation by the Netherlands' Task Force Uruzgan / Martijn Kitzen, Sebastiaan Rietjens and Frans Osinga -- Mission command without a mission : German military adaptation in Afghanistan / Thomas Rid and Martin Zapfe -- Canadian forces in Afghanistan : minority government and generational change while under fire / Stephen M. Saideman -- Military adaptation by the Taliban, 2001-2011 / Antonio Giustozzi -- Shoulder-to-shoulder fighting different wars : NATO advisors and military adaptation in the Afghan National Army, 2001-2011 / Adam Grissom -- Conclusion : military adaptation and the war in Afghanistan / Frans Osinga and James A. Russell
Control code
854828213
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804786768
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854828213
Label
Military adaptation in Afghanistan, edited by Theo Farrell, Frans Osinga, and James A. Russell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : military adaptation in war / Theo Farrell -- The great game and the quagmire : military adaptation in the British and Soviet wars in Afghanistan, 1839-1989 / Daniel Moran -- Into the great wadi : the United States and the war in Afghanistan / James A. Russell -- ISAF and NATO : campaign innovation and organizational adaptation / Sten Rynning -- Back from the brink : British military adaptation and the struggle for Helmand, 2006-2011 / Theo Farrell -- The military metier : second order adaptation and the Danish experience in Task Force Helmand / Mikkel Vedby Rasmussen -- Soft power, the hard way : adaptation by the Netherlands' Task Force Uruzgan / Martijn Kitzen, Sebastiaan Rietjens and Frans Osinga -- Mission command without a mission : German military adaptation in Afghanistan / Thomas Rid and Martin Zapfe -- Canadian forces in Afghanistan : minority government and generational change while under fire / Stephen M. Saideman -- Military adaptation by the Taliban, 2001-2011 / Antonio Giustozzi -- Shoulder-to-shoulder fighting different wars : NATO advisors and military adaptation in the Afghan National Army, 2001-2011 / Adam Grissom -- Conclusion : military adaptation and the war in Afghanistan / Frans Osinga and James A. Russell
Control code
854828213
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804786768
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854828213

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