David Kilcullen is one of the world’s most influential experts on counterinsurgency and modern warfare, a ground-breaking theorist whose ideas “are. can defeat anything with less strength. Twenty-Eight Articles: Fundamentals of. Company-Level Counterinsurgency by Dr. David Kilcullen, Lieutenant Colonel. Counter-insurgency is fashionable again: more has been written on it in the last four years David Kilcullen is Chief Strategist in the Office of the Coordinator for .
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David Kilcullen is one of the world’s most influential experts on counterinsurgency and modern warfare, a ground-breaking theorist whose ideas “are revolutionizing military thinking throughout the west” Washington Post.
Indeed, his vision of modern warfare powerfully influenced the United States’ decision to rethink its military strategy in Iraq and implement “the Surge,” now recognized as a dramatic success.
In CounterinsurgencyKilcullen brings together his most salient writings on this vitally important topic. Here is a picture of modern warfare by someone who has had his boots on the ground in some of today’s worst trouble spots-including Iraq and Afghanistan-and who has been studying counterinsurgency since Filled with down-to-earth, common-sense insights, this book is the definitive account of counterinsurgency, conuterinsurgency for all those interested in making sense of our world in an age of terror.
Author’s Introduction Twenty-Eight Articles: Fundamentals of Counterinsurgency Warfare Annotated and expanded reprint of the April Multi-National Force Iraq Counterinsurgency Guidance Maythe document that laid out the counterinsurgency techniques associated with the Surge in Iraq, with an annotated commentary Afghanistan: Fundamentals of Best-Practice Counterinsurgency a de-classified copy of a key memorandum written by Kilcullen to Secretary Rice in April Measuring Progress in Counterinsurgency annotated copy of a memorandum written by Kilcullen to Secretary Rumsfeld in April Index.
He is currently an advisor to NATO. It encapsulates numerous particularly relevant insights into the tactical, operational, and strategic challenges of counterinsurgency; plus it offers the most succinct overview of how to wage a global counterinsurgency anywhere.
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Choose your country or region Close. Ebook This title is available as an ebook. To purchase, visit your preferred ebook provider. Counterinsurgency David Kilcullen David Kilcullen is one of the most innovative contemporary thinkers on counterisurgency, and this book presents his key articles in handy form Published in a “tough-cover” format designed to be carried, in the field, in a shirt or trouser pocket Includes additional notes by Kilcullen on how the documents were written.
Includes a previously counerinsurgency essay entitled “Measuring Progress in Afghanistan”, which Kilcullen wrote for McChrystal during his recent field work in Afghanistan. Includes additional notes by Kilcullen on how the documents were written. Blood Year David Kilcullen.
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