Waging war, planning peace : U.S. noncombat operations and major wars (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Waging war, planning peace : U.S. noncombat operations and major wars

Author: Aaron Rapport
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell Univ. Press, 2015.
Series: Cornell studies in security affairs
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

In Waging War, Planning Peace, Aaron Rapport investigates how U.S. presidents and their senior advisers have managed vital noncombat activities while the nation is in the midst of fighting or  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Case studies
Military history
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Aaron Rapport
ISBN: 9780801453588 0801453585 9780801456619 0801456614
OCLC Number: 910719273
Description: XIV, 266 Seiten.
Contents: Introduction: Ambitious Aims and Meager Plans1. Strategic Assessment and Noncombat Operations2. The Occupation of Germany3. "Phase IV" and the Invasion of Iraq4. An Occupation That Never Was: Korea, 1950-19515. State Building during Escalation in VietnamConclusion: Reviewing Theoretical and Policy ImplicationsNotesIndex
Series Title: Cornell studies in security affairs
Responsibility: Aaron Rapport.


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"Noncombat operations are central to present and future American foreign policy objectives. Aaron Rapport argues persuasively that construal level theory explains varied assessments of noncombat Read more...

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