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How Western soldiers fight : organizational routines in multinational missions

Author: Cornelius Friesendorf
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
"This book examines three questions. The first is descriptive: how have soldiers of Western democracies dealt with unconventional problems in post-Cold War missions? The second question is explanatory: why do militaries respond differently to rioters, militias, criminals, or insurgents? The third question is about policy impact: how does military behavior impact local populations?"--Información proporcionada por el  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Estudio de casos
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelius Friesendorf
ISBN: 9781108429108 1108429106 9781108453011 1108453015
OCLC Number: 1091575554
Description: xiv, 304 páginas : tablas, mapas ; 24 cm
Contents: Soldiers and unconventional problems --
Potential explanations of military behavior --
Organizational routines --
How military routines evolved --
Bosnia-Herzegovina --
Kosovo --
Afghanistan --
Responsibility: Cornelius Friesendorf, Institute of Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg.


Reveals that different Western militaries vary in their use of force. Employing the concept of organizational routines to explain such variations, and showing how varying military conduct impacts  Read more...


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'Why are some militaries better at policing, peace operations and counterinsurgency than others? Looking at how the Americans, British and Germans fared in Bosnia, Kosovo and Afghanistan, Cornelius Read more...

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