skip to content
War from the ground up : twenty-first century combat as politics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

War from the ground up : twenty-first century combat as politics

Author: Emile Simpson
Publisher: Oxford ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This is a philosophical treatise on war written by an Oxford grad who served in Afghanistan.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Simpson, Emile.
War from the ground up : twenty-first century combat as politics.
New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2018
x, 285 pages
(DLC) 2013017020
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Emile Simpson
ISBN: 9780190934842 0190934840
OCLC Number: 1042074408
Notes: "With a new preface by Sir Michael Howard"--Cover.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 285 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: The language of war --
Clausewitzian war and contemporary conflict --
Globalisation and contemporary conflict --
Strategic dialogue and political choice --
Liberal powers and strategic dialogue --
Pragmatism and operational thought --
British strategy in the Borneo confrontation 1962/6 --
Strategic narrative --
Ethos, vision and confidence in strategic narrative --
Conclusion: contemporary strategic thought.
Responsibility: Emile Simpson.

Abstract:

This is a philosophical treatise on war written by an Oxford grad who served in Afghanistan.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1042074408> # War from the ground up : twenty-first century combat as politics
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "1042074408" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/civil_military_relations> ; # Civil-military relations
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Event/since_2001> ; # Since 2001
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/strategic_culture> ; # Strategic culture
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/politics_and_war> ; # Politics and war
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/strategy> ; # Strategy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/counterinsurgency> ; # Counterinsurgency
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/history_military_other> ; # HISTORY--Military--Other
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Place/afghanistan> ; # Afghanistan.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/counterinsurgency_afghanistan> ; # Counterinsurgency--Afghanistan
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Meeting/afghan_war_2001> ; # Afghan War (2001- )
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/counterinsurgency_political_aspects> ; # Counterinsurgency--Political aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/insurgency> ; # Insurgency
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/355.4/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/operational_art_military_science> ; # Operational art (Military science)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/technology_&_engineering_military_science> ; # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Military Science
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/afghan_war_2001_political_aspects> ; # Afghan War, 2001---Political aspects
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Person/simpson_emile> ; # Emile Simpson
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2018" ;
   schema:description "This is a philosophical treatise on war written by an Oxford grad who served in Afghanistan."@en ;
   schema:description "The language of war -- Clausewitzian war and contemporary conflict -- Globalisation and contemporary conflict -- Strategic dialogue and political choice -- Liberal powers and strategic dialogue -- Pragmatism and operational thought -- British strategy in the Borneo confrontation 1962/6 -- Strategic narrative -- Ethos, vision and confidence in strategic narrative -- Conclusion: contemporary strategic thought."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1119167254> ;
   schema:genre "Case studies"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#CreativeWork/war_from_the_ground_up_twenty_first_century_combat_as_politics> ;
   schema:name "War from the ground up : twenty-first century combat as politics"@en ;
   schema:productID "1042074408" ;
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5434466> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1838747> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5434466> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780190934842> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1042074408> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Person/simpson_emile> # Emile Simpson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Simpson" ;
   schema:givenName "Emile" ;
   schema:name "Emile Simpson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Place/afghanistan> # Afghanistan.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Afghanistan." ;
   schema:name "Afghanistan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/afghan_war_2001_political_aspects> # Afghan War, 2001---Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Afghan War, 2001---Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/civil_military_relations> # Civil-military relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civil-military relations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/counterinsurgency_afghanistan> # Counterinsurgency--Afghanistan
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Counterinsurgency--Afghanistan"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/counterinsurgency_political_aspects> # Counterinsurgency--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Counterinsurgency--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/history_military_other> # HISTORY--Military--Other
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "HISTORY--Military--Other"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/operational_art_military_science> # Operational art (Military science)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Operational art (Military science)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#Topic/technology_&_engineering_military_science> # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Military Science
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Military Science"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1119167254#CreativeWork/war_from_the_ground_up_twenty_first_century_combat_as_politics>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "War from the ground up : twenty-first century combat as politics." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1042074408> ; # War from the ground up : twenty-first century combat as politics
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780190934842>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0190934840" ;
   schema:isbn "9780190934842" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.