Deadly Paradigms: The Failure of U.S. Counterinsurgency Policy

Deadly Paradigms: The Failure of U.S. Counterinsurgency Policy

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Author/Contributor(s): Shafer, D Michael
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Date: 07/14/2014
Binding: Paperback
Condition: NEW

Michael Shafer argues that American policymakers have fundamentally misperceived the political context of revolutionary wars directed against American clients and that because American attempts at counterinsurgency were based on faulty premises, these efforts have failed in virtually every instance.

Originally published in 1988.

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