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Author Rosenau, William.

Title Subversion and insurgency / William Rosenau.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : Rand, ©2007.
Publication Info. ©2007

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Description 1 online resource (vii, 24 pages)
text file
Series Rand counterinsurgency study ; paper 2
Occasional paper ; OP-172-OSD
Rand counterinsurgency study ; paper 2.
Occasional paper (Rand Corporation) ; OP-172-OSD.
Note "National Defense Research Institute."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 19-24).
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Summary The conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan have generated intense interest in counterinsurgency within the U.S. armed forces, the intelligence community, the State Department, and the Department of Defense. However, subversion-a critical part of the repertoire of many insurgent groups-remains a neglected subject. This paper presents a set of case studies to explore the elements of subversion in-depth. It discusses preliminary ideas for combating subversive activities in the context of the "long war" against violent Islamist extremism and concludes with a discussion of how American support for countersubversion within authoritarian regimes can conflict with other important U.S. foreign policy objectives, such as the promotion of human rights
Contents Cover; Preface; Contents; Acknowledgments; Subversion and Insurgency; Introduction; Defining Subversion; Forms of Subversion; Case Studies in Subversion; Preliminary Policy Recommendations; Civil Liberties and Countersubversion; Conclusion; Bibliography.
Language English.
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Subject Insurgency.
Subversive activities.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)
Other Form: Print version: Rosenau, William. Subversion and insurgency. 9780833041234 (DLC) 2007008697 (OCoLC)85833302
ISBN 9780833042811 (electronic bk.)
0833042815 (electronic bk.)
9780833041234 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0833041231 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
Report No. RAND/OP-172-OSD