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The Strategic Implications Of The Rise Of Populism In Europe And South America By Strategic Studies Institute & Steve C. Ropp
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Populism has received very little attention from military planners. This is understandable. As a political phenomenon, it is viewed as somewhat removed from security concerns and hence as more... More > legitimately within the purview of those members of the U.S. policy community who deal with political issues. Furthermore, as a dynamic, unstable, and ephemeral phenomenon within seemingly stable representative democracies, it is hard to “see” and hence to study. This makes trend extrapolation regarding the growth of populist movements much more difficult than for other future security challenges such as terrorism or unconventional war. In this monograph, Dr. Steve C. Ropp questions whether the enormous potential strategic consequences of a future burst of populist turbulence in Europe or South America suggest that it be more carefully studied. As Dr. Ropp indicates in his analysis, such bursts of turbulence have dramatically altered the U.S. security environment in the past, present new...< Less
Insurgency In Iraq: An Historical Perspective By Ian F. W. Beckett & Strategic Studies Institute
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This monograph considers the patterns of insurgency in the past by way of establishing how much the conflict in Iraq conforms to previous experience. In particular, the author compares and contrasts... More > Iraq with previous Middle Eastern insurgencies such as those in Palestine, Aden, the Dhofar province of Oman, Algeria, and Lebanon. He suggests that there is much that can be learned from British, French, and Israeli experience. The monograph was delivered by invitation at the 15th Annual Strategy Conference of the U.S. Army War College in April 2004. It derived from work undertaken while the author was occupying the Major General Matthew C. Horner Chair of Military Theory at the U.S. Marine Corps University, Quantico, Virginia. The Strategic Studies Institute is pleased to offer this contribution to the debate on insurgencies, past and present.< Less
The Impact Of Missile Threats On The Reliability Of U.S. Overseas Bases: A Framework For Analysis By Joel Wuthnow & Strategic Studies Institute
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Despite changes in the global security environment stemming from the end of the Cold War, U.S. overseas bases remain vulnerable to ballistic and cruise missiles. This monograph, by Joel Wuthnow,... More > explains how technical, strategic, and political factors will pose complex and discrete concerns, and makes a series of policy recommendations for how best to diminish the threat. The monograph is being published under the Strategic Studies Institute’s External Research Associates Program. We are publishing it as a contribution to the continuing dialogue on the U.S. military’s strategy of engagement.< Less
Logistics Transformation - Restarting A Stalled Process By Lieutenant Colonel Victor Maccagnan, Jr. & Strategic Studies Institute
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The U.S. Army War College provides an excellent environment for selected military officers and government civilians to reflect and use their career experience to explore a wide range of strategic... More > issues. To assure that the research developed by Army War College students is available to Army and Department of Defense leaders, the Strategic Studies Institute publishes selected papers in its Carlisle Papers in Security Strategy Series. Lieutenant Colonel Victor Maccagnan, of the AWC class of 2004 and the author of this paper, contends that Army logistics transformation has not happened to the extent needed in strategic, operational, and tactical environments. He discusses what must be changed and how to reenergize logistics transformation to get results now. The Strategic Studies Institute is pleased to offer this Carlisle Paper as a contribution to the debate on Army Transformation.< Less
The Hermeneutic of Love By ANTHONY J. FEJFAR,
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In this short Tract Book, Anthony J. Fejfar argues for a hermeneutic of love to help one interpret language.
MEDEV Special Report 10 - Conference proceedings: ePortfolios, identity and personalised learning in healthcare education By Victor Ottaway
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This special report is published by the Subject Centre for Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Medicine (MEDEV), part of the Subject Network of the Higher Education Academy. We are a publicly funded... More > service, providing UK-wide support and services for higher education in medicine, dentistry and veterinary medicine. Details of our activities are available on our website:< Less
Better Behavior - Positively!: Brain-Based Strategies and Solutions By Dr. Meredith White-McMahon & Dr. Paul W. Baker
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Relate Well…React Less! All young people have an innate need to feel Safe, Significant, Respected and Related! In Better Behavior- Positively!, authors White-McMahon and Baker introduce an... More > innovative model of care known as the NeuroRelational Framework that harnesses the power of relationships and brain-based supports to promote healthy transformation. They explore how supportive intervention need not be complex nor require significant amounts of training to be effective. Unique to this comprehensive framework are a set of innovative, trauma-informed approaches that offer tremendous hope to behaviorally challenged young people. The book provides, clear, concise information grounded in research that demonstrates how brain development is impacted by experience and provides practical strategies of support that can be used by any caring adult. The authors explore the connection of how behavior develops into a way of responding to the people and environments within their life.< Less
Samples - English Lessons Through Literature By Kathy Jo DeVore
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This free sample PDF contains the first two weeks of lessons from each level of English Lessons Through Literature. Levels 4 and up also contain additional lessons from later in the books.
Chinese 1 Study Guide - 2nd Edition By Joseph Norton
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Chinese level 1 study guide for beginning students. Includes a notebook section for students to use during lecture. This book can be used stand alone, but works well when used in conjunction with... More > the New Chinese Reader series. This is an excellent quick guide to keep notes together with material taught in the classroom.< Less
The Black & White Photography Book By Harold Davis
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The Black & White Photography Book is the first book intended to show photographers how to work at the intersection of two up-and-coming trends that are at the forefront of the digital... More > revolution: Black & White and High Dynamic Range imaging. The book explains techniques for extending dynamic range, monochromatic conversion methods and best practices where the two technologies intersect. Since successful digital monochromatic image creation generally requires using the color information inherent in RAW exposures, most case studies will be presented in full color. In addition, The Black & White Photography Book provides extensive coverage of the creative vision required to successfully create monochromatic HDR images and the workflow necessary to make art prints from this specialized image making technique.< Less