The Resource Future armies, future challenges : land warfare in the information age, edited by Michael Evans, Alan Ryan and Russell Parkin, (eBook)

Future armies, future challenges : land warfare in the information age, edited by Michael Evans, Alan Ryan and Russell Parkin, (eBook)

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Future armies, future challenges : land warfare in the information age
Title
Future armies, future challenges
Title remainder
land warfare in the information age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Evans, Alan Ryan and Russell Parkin
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A book of writings by international military experts on the changing nature and the future of land warfare
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N$T
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document
Dewey number
355.005
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1963-
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  • Evans, Michael
  • Ryan, Alan
  • Parkin, Russell
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eBooks from EBSCOhost
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  • Military art and science
  • Military art and science
  • War
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
Label
Future armies, future challenges : land warfare in the information age, edited by Michael Evans, Alan Ryan and Russell Parkin, (eBook)
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https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=108284
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Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
  • Papers from the October 2001 Chief of Army's Land Warfare Conference
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Appointment in Samarra : Western strategic thought and the culture of risk / Michael Evans -- Part I. The changing shape of conflict -- 1. The West's future foes : simplification and slaughter / Ralph Peters -- 2. Clausewitz's chameleon : military theory and practice in the early 21st century / Michael Evans -- 3. Resurrecting transformation for the post-industrial era / Douglas A. Macgregor -- 4. Maritime strategy, land warfare and the revolution in naval affairs / Raja Menon -- 5. Sharp corners : combat operations in urban areas / Roger Spiller -- 6. Land forces in 21st-century coalition operations : implications for the Asia-Pacific / Alan Ryan -- Part II. Future challenges -- 7. Creating a culture of velocity : the Western military mindset and the challenge of digitisation / Robert Leonhard -- 8. Asymmetric warfare : myth or reality? / Ian MacFarling -- 9. Whither the close battle-- British Army operations : 2015 and beyond / Richard Cousens -- 10. A debate on the challenge posed by terrorism -- 11. The military profession in Australia : crossroads and cross-purposes? / Hugh Smith -- 12. Defending the "other" : military force(s) and the cosmopolitan project / Graeme Cheeseman -- 13. Preparing the Australian Army for 21st-century conflict : problems and perspectives / Peter Abigail -- Part III. Operational lessons -- 14. Lessons from Bosnia : a British perspective / Michael Rose -- 15. Lessons from East Timor / Duncan Lewis -- 16. Lessons learnt from multinational operations / Dominique Trinquand -- Conclusion : Early 21st-century armies and the challenge of unrestricted warfare / Alan Ryan
Control code
925747
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 370 pages).
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unknown
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online
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco06549
  • (OCoLC)55941294
Label
Future armies, future challenges : land warfare in the information age, edited by Michael Evans, Alan Ryan and Russell Parkin, (eBook)
Link
https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=108284
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
  • Papers from the October 2001 Chief of Army's Land Warfare Conference
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Appointment in Samarra : Western strategic thought and the culture of risk / Michael Evans -- Part I. The changing shape of conflict -- 1. The West's future foes : simplification and slaughter / Ralph Peters -- 2. Clausewitz's chameleon : military theory and practice in the early 21st century / Michael Evans -- 3. Resurrecting transformation for the post-industrial era / Douglas A. Macgregor -- 4. Maritime strategy, land warfare and the revolution in naval affairs / Raja Menon -- 5. Sharp corners : combat operations in urban areas / Roger Spiller -- 6. Land forces in 21st-century coalition operations : implications for the Asia-Pacific / Alan Ryan -- Part II. Future challenges -- 7. Creating a culture of velocity : the Western military mindset and the challenge of digitisation / Robert Leonhard -- 8. Asymmetric warfare : myth or reality? / Ian MacFarling -- 9. Whither the close battle-- British Army operations : 2015 and beyond / Richard Cousens -- 10. A debate on the challenge posed by terrorism -- 11. The military profession in Australia : crossroads and cross-purposes? / Hugh Smith -- 12. Defending the "other" : military force(s) and the cosmopolitan project / Graeme Cheeseman -- 13. Preparing the Australian Army for 21st-century conflict : problems and perspectives / Peter Abigail -- Part III. Operational lessons -- 14. Lessons from Bosnia : a British perspective / Michael Rose -- 15. Lessons from East Timor / Duncan Lewis -- 16. Lessons learnt from multinational operations / Dominique Trinquand -- Conclusion : Early 21st-century armies and the challenge of unrestricted warfare / Alan Ryan
Control code
925747
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 370 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco06549
  • (OCoLC)55941294

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