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The Resource Unfolding the future of the long war : motivations, prospects, and implications for the U.S. Army, Christopher G. Pernin [and others]

Unfolding the future of the long war : motivations, prospects, and implications for the U.S. Army, Christopher G. Pernin [and others]

Label
Unfolding the future of the long war : motivations, prospects, and implications for the U.S. Army
Title
Unfolding the future of the long war
Title remainder
motivations, prospects, and implications for the U.S. Army
Statement of responsibility
Christopher G. Pernin [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The United States is currently engaged in a military effort that has been characterized as the "long war." This study explores the concept of long war and identifies ways in which it might unfold as well as the implications for the Army and the U.S. military more generally. This report uses the generation of either "trajectories" or alternative paths in which the long war might unfold to explore the implications for the U.S. military
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
NUI
Dewey number
355/.033573
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.U46 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • theses
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pernin, Christopher G.
Series statement
Rand Corporation monograph series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Islamic countries
  • United States
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Military planning
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Unfolding the future of the long war : motivations, prospects, and implications for the U.S. Army, Christopher G. Pernin [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-194)
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
What is the long war? -- Who is involved in the long war? -- What will affect the way the long war unfolds? -- How might the long war unfold? -- What does this mean for the Army? -- Observations on the long war -- Appendix: A. Short descriptions of ideology, governance, and terrorism -- B. The use of civilizational conflict when describing the long war -- C. Interpreting the influence diagram -- D. Relating long war strategies to grand strategies -- E. Location of oil and natural gas resources -- F. Demographic trends and factors -- G. Water in the Middle East
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282033375
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, digital, PDF file.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Unfolding the future of the long war : motivations, prospects, and implications for the U.S. Army, Christopher G. Pernin [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-194)
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
What is the long war? -- Who is involved in the long war? -- What will affect the way the long war unfolds? -- How might the long war unfold? -- What does this mean for the Army? -- Observations on the long war -- Appendix: A. Short descriptions of ideology, governance, and terrorism -- B. The use of civilizational conflict when describing the long war -- C. Interpreting the influence diagram -- D. Relating long war strategies to grand strategies -- E. Location of oil and natural gas resources -- F. Demographic trends and factors -- G. Water in the Middle East
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282033375
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, digital, PDF file.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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