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The Resource Afghan endgames : strategy and policy choices for America's longest war, Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla, editors

Afghan endgames : strategy and policy choices for America's longest war, Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla, editors

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Afghan endgames : strategy and policy choices for America's longest war
Title
Afghan endgames
Title remainder
strategy and policy choices for America's longest war
Statement of responsibility
Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The United States and its allies have been fighting the Taliban and al-Qaeda in Afghanistan for a decade in a war that either side could still win. While a gradual drawdown has begun, significant numbers of US combat troops will remain in Afghanistan until at least 2014, perhaps longer, depending on the situation on the ground and the outcome of the US presidential election in 2012. Given the realities of the Taliban's persistence and the desire of US policymakers-and the public-to find a way out, what can and should be the goals of the US and its allies in Afghanistan?. Afghan Endgames brings
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
958.104/7373
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.A318 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rothstein, Hy S
  • Arquilla, John
Series statement
South Asia in world affairs series
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  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghanistan
  • United States
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Military policy
  • International relations
  • Strategic aspects of individual places
  • Afghanistan
  • United States
Label
Afghan endgames : strategy and policy choices for America's longest war, Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla, editors
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
Understanding the Afghan challenge / Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla -- A familiar Western experience in ancient Afghanistan / Victor Davis Hanson -- Afghan paradoxes / Thomas Barfield -- America's longest war / Hy Rothstein -- A case for withdrawal / Andrew J. Bacevich -- A case for staying the course / Frederick W. Kagan -- Afghanistan : the third way -- Edward N. Luttwak -- Beyond victory and defeat / Scott Sigmund Gartner and Leo Blanken -- The ethics of exit : moral obligation in the Afghan endgame / Russell Muirhead -- Shaping strategic communication / Robert Reilly -- Civil and uncivil society / Jade I. Rodriguez & Rebecca Lorentz -- Conclusion : Assessing the strategic alternatives / John Arquilla and Hy Rothstein
Control code
775866637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 229 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589019096
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2pcmzb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775866637
Label
Afghan endgames : strategy and policy choices for America's longest war, Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla, editors
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
Understanding the Afghan challenge / Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla -- A familiar Western experience in ancient Afghanistan / Victor Davis Hanson -- Afghan paradoxes / Thomas Barfield -- America's longest war / Hy Rothstein -- A case for withdrawal / Andrew J. Bacevich -- A case for staying the course / Frederick W. Kagan -- Afghanistan : the third way -- Edward N. Luttwak -- Beyond victory and defeat / Scott Sigmund Gartner and Leo Blanken -- The ethics of exit : moral obligation in the Afghan endgame / Russell Muirhead -- Shaping strategic communication / Robert Reilly -- Civil and uncivil society / Jade I. Rodriguez & Rebecca Lorentz -- Conclusion : Assessing the strategic alternatives / John Arquilla and Hy Rothstein
Control code
775866637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 229 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589019096
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2pcmzb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775866637

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