Special Operations In US Strategy

Special operations in US strategy
Publisher DIANE Publishing
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Total Pages 212
ISBN 1428982094
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Special operations in US strategy
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-05-17

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Special Operations and Strategy
  • Author : James D. Kiras
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006-07-29

James D. Kiras shows how a number of different special operations, in conjunction with more conventional military actions, achieve and sustain strategic effect(s) over time. In particular, he argues that the root of effective special operations lies in understanding the relationship existing between moral and material attrition at the

United States Special Operations Forces
  • Author : David Tucker,Christopher J. Lamb
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-09-04

In October and November of 2001, small numbers of soldiers from the Army Special Forces entered Afghanistan, linked up with elements of the Northern Alliance (an assortment of Afghanis opposed to the Taliban), and, in a remarkably short period of time, destroyed the Taliban regime. Trained to work with indigenous forces

Spec Ops
  • Author : William H. McRaven
  • Publisher : Presidio Press
  • Release Date : 2009-02-04

Vice Adm. William H. McRaven helped to devise the strategy for how to bring down Osama bin Laden, and commanded the courageous U.S. military unit that carried it out on May 1, 2011, ending one of the greatest manhunts in history. In Spec Ops, a well-organized and deeply researched study, McRaven

The Politics and Strategy of Clandestine War
  • Author : Neville Wylie
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006-09-15

This fascinating new collection of essays on Britain’s Special Operations Executive (SOE) explores the ‘non-military’ aspects of British special operations in the Second World War. It details how SOE was established in the summer of 1940 to ‘set Europe ablaze’, as Churchill memorably put it. This was a task it

Special Operations in US Strategy
  • Author : Frank R. Barnett,B. Hugh Tovar,Richard H. Shultz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1984

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Special Forces  Strategy and the War on Terror
  • Author : Alastair Finlan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-10-16

This volume undertakes a systematic analysis of the relationship between Special Forces and contemporary strategy, explaining the resurgence of interest in Special Forces, particularly in the West, by exploring their appeal over traditional conventional force options in the current ‘War on Terror’. Special Forces, Terrorism and Strategy comprises four overarching

Special Operations in World War II
  • Author : Andrew L. Hargreaves
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-28

British and American commanders first used modern special forces in support of conventional military operations during World War II. Since then, although special ops have featured prominently in popular culture and media coverage of wars, the academic study of irregular warfare has remained as elusive as the practitioners of special

Rendering the Mortal Blow Easier
  • Author : James Drew Kiras,University of Reading
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004

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Explorations in Strategy
  • Author : Colin S. Gray
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1996

Shows how the mechanics and underlying structure of military strategy works.

Special Operations from a Small State Perspective
  • Author : Gunilla Eriksson,Ulrica Pettersson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-05-25

“Over the past dozen years special operations forces (SOF) have been one of the few areas of growth and expansion in a number of militaries. This growth and expansion, however, has not been mirrored by a comparable one in academic inquiries into the subject. Special Operations from a Small State

Tactical Operations for Strategic Effect
  • Author : Joint Special Operations University,Colin S Gray
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Release Date : 2019-07-07

Dr. Gray examines the currency conversion between tactical behavior and its strategic consequences. All strategy is comprised of tactical actions and Special Operations Forces (SOF) are often tasked with tactical operations with the expectation they will have desired strategic effect. A SOF community seeking to explain its functions needs to

The Encyclopedia of the World s Special Forces
  • Author : Mike Ryan,Chris Mann,Alexander Stilwell
  • Publisher : Amber Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2014-03-06

Since the advent of special forces units in World War II, governments and armies have trained small, elite teams of soldiers to perform operations deemed too risky or demanding for regular troops. Training to enter the special forces is harsh in the extreme, and the few who enter the ranks

US Special Forces and Counterinsurgency in Vietnam
  • Author : Christopher K. Ives
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-01-24

This volume examines US Army Special Forces efforts to mobilize and train indigenous minorities in Vietnam. Christopher K. Ives shows how before the Second Indochina War, the Republic of Vietnam had begun to falter under the burden of an increasingly successful insurgency. The dominant American military culture could not conform

Norwegian Special Forces
  • Author : Torgeir Gratrud,Army War College (U.S.)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009

One of the Norwegian government's main goals is to fulfill its security obligations to the international society by participating in complex multinational operations. Accordingly, during the past decade the government has strengthened the Norwegian Special Forces as an important strategic military asset for domestic and foreign engagements. The Special Forces