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The Resource Gangs, pseudo-militaries, and other modern mercenaries : new dynamics in uncomfortable wars, Max G. Manwaring ; foreword by Edwin G. Corr ; afterword by John T. Fishel

Gangs, pseudo-militaries, and other modern mercenaries : new dynamics in uncomfortable wars, Max G. Manwaring ; foreword by Edwin G. Corr ; afterword by John T. Fishel

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Gangs, pseudo-militaries, and other modern mercenaries : new dynamics in uncomfortable wars
Title
Gangs, pseudo-militaries, and other modern mercenaries
Title remainder
new dynamics in uncomfortable wars
Statement of responsibility
Max G. Manwaring ; foreword by Edwin G. Corr ; afterword by John T. Fishel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Manwaring, Max G
Dewey number
322.4/2
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6439.L29
LC item number
M36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
International and security affairs series
Series volume
v. 6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangs
  • Gangs
  • Asymmetric warfare
  • Asymmetric warfare
  • Mercenary troops
  • Mercenary troops
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Political stability
  • Sovereignty
Label
Gangs, pseudo-militaries, and other modern mercenaries : new dynamics in uncomfortable wars, Max G. Manwaring ; foreword by Edwin G. Corr ; afterword by John T. Fishel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where Lenin leads : beginning lessons for the wars in our midst -- The Argentine piqueteros : "rent-a-mobs" or agents for radical political change? -- From the barrel of a gun and deep pockets : the gang role in coercing political change in Colombia -- Hugo Chavez's use of popular militias and other instruments of power : achieving a populist antidemocratic and antisystem agenda -- Defensive jihad in Western Europe : al Qaeda's elevation of nonstate irregular asymmetric warfare onto the global arena -- The neighbors down the road and across the river : the Mexican Zetas and other private armies that do nasty things and "go bump in the night" -- Some final thoughts : toward a new paradigm for irregular wars among the people
Control code
553364854
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9780806141466
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010008314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)553364854
Label
Gangs, pseudo-militaries, and other modern mercenaries : new dynamics in uncomfortable wars, Max G. Manwaring ; foreword by Edwin G. Corr ; afterword by John T. Fishel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where Lenin leads : beginning lessons for the wars in our midst -- The Argentine piqueteros : "rent-a-mobs" or agents for radical political change? -- From the barrel of a gun and deep pockets : the gang role in coercing political change in Colombia -- Hugo Chavez's use of popular militias and other instruments of power : achieving a populist antidemocratic and antisystem agenda -- Defensive jihad in Western Europe : al Qaeda's elevation of nonstate irregular asymmetric warfare onto the global arena -- The neighbors down the road and across the river : the Mexican Zetas and other private armies that do nasty things and "go bump in the night" -- Some final thoughts : toward a new paradigm for irregular wars among the people
Control code
553364854
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9780806141466
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010008314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)553364854

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