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The nature of war : conflicting paradigms and Israeli military effectiveness / Ron Tira
Bib ID 4776105
Format BookBook
Author
Tira, Ron
 
Description Brighton [England] ; Portland, Or. : Sussex Academic Press, 2010 
vi, 146 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781845193782
1845193784
Full contents
  • Introduction : the erosion of classical military doctrine
  • Doctrinal background
  • "Simple" symmetrical wars
  • The complex asymmetrical war against a regular opponent : the picture becomes multidimensional
  • Asymmetrical wars against non-state opponents : same theater of operations, different objectives
  • Parallel war : one war with two non-convergent campaigns
  • The second Lebanon war and Operation Cast Lead : parallel wars against a non-state opponent
  • The future war : parallel war against a state enemy that has adjusted to fighting against RMA and adopted a guerilla paradigm
  • Conclusion : it never ends.
 
Notes

The Institute for National Security Studies.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Military art and science -- Israel.  |  Military doctrine -- Israel.  |  Politics and war -- Israel.  |  Israel -- Military policy.  |  Israel -- Armed Forces.  |  Israel -- Defenses.  |  Israel -- History, Military.
Other authors/contributors Merkaz Yafeh le-meḥḳarim asṭraṭegiyim

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