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American allies in times of war the great asymmetry

Author: Stéfanie Von Hlatky
Publisher: Oxford Oxford University Press 2014, 2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author focuses on military cooperation between the United States and its allies in times of war and asks: why are allies so unpredictable? The book shows that alliance demands related to military cooperation cannot always be fulfilled by democratic allies due to domestic political constraints. Additionally concerns over military feasibility can further constrain governments in committing resources to war.
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stéfanie Von Hlatky
ISBN: 9780199673681 0199673683 9780191756207 0191756202
OCLC Number: 869486173
Description: 1 online resource : Illustrationen (black and white)
Contents: 1. Introduction: Why are Allies so Unpredictable? ; 2. A Theory of Asymmetric Security Cooperation ; 3. Exceeding Expectations: The UK and the War on Terror ; 4. Canada-U.S. Relations and the War on Terror ; 5. Australia: Regional Power, Global War ; 6. Conclusion: Overcoming the Great Asymmetry
Responsibility: Stéfanie von Hlatky

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Examines the decision-making process leading up to the wars of Afghanistan and Iraq from the point of view the United States' closest allies, in particular Canada, the UK, and Australia.  Read more...

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