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Wars of disruption and resilience : cybered conflict, power, and national security

Author: Chris C Demchak
Publisher: Athens, Ga. ; London : The University of Georgia Press, cop. 2011.
Series: Studies in security and international affairs.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Demchak introduces a strategy of “security resilience” against surprise attacks for a cybered world that is divided between modern, digitally vulnerable city-states and more dysfunctional global regions. Its key concepts build on theories of international relations, complexity in social-technical systems, and organizational-institutional adaptation. Demchak tests the strategy for reasonableness in history’s few  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris C Demchak
ISBN: 9780820340678 0820340677 9780820338347 0820338346
OCLC Number: 819143397
Description: 1 vol. (XVIII-331 p.) : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Globalization and spread of cybered conflict --
Emerging uncivil cybered international system --
Challenge to international relations theory --
Syncretic reframing : security resilience strategy for a cybered world --
Security resilience strategy : linking framework and tools --
History's experiments in security resilience --
Case studies of city-state security strategies --
Greek and Italian city-state wars of disruption --
British and U.S. small wars of disruption --
Lessons for disruption in a security resilience strategy --
Challenges in a new strategy for cybered threats --
Political acceptance of cybered threat in democratic city-states --
Technical design for cybered conflict --
Operational constraints on implementation of disruption --
Institutional design for cybered power and national security --
Honest joint consultation --
knowledge nexus --
Comprehensive data --
privacy in behavior-based adaptations --
Collaborative actionable knowledge : the atrium model --
Gathering what exists today --
Disruption and resilience for national security and power in a cybered world --
Marks of the new cybered age : sovereignty, disruption, and resilience --
Inklings of the future : the rise of the cyber command --
Adapting the social contract for cybered uncertainty.
Series Title: Studies in security and international affairs.
Responsibility: Chris C. Demchak.


Addressing the concerns of both theorists and those on the national security front lines, this book presents a unified strategy for survival in an interconnected, ever-messier, more surprising  Read more...


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