Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies explores how unconventional conflict strategies have hostile prior and current governments worldwide, from eighteenth-century guerrilla battle to the city terrorism of at the present time. Insurgency is still probably the most usual kinds of clash and offers a vital problem to the overseas neighborhood, governments and the military.
In addition to reading the strategies of guerrilla leaders corresponding to Lawrence, Mao, Guevara and Marighela, Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies additionally analyses the counter-insurgency theories of Gallieni, Callwell, Thompson and Kitson. It explores such conflicts as:
* the yankee warfare of Independence
* Napoleon's crusade in Spain
* the wars of decolonisation
* the superpowers in Vietnam and Afghanistan
* conflicts in Northern eire, Sierra Leone and Colombia.
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