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Author Talmadge, Caitlin, author.

Title The dictator's army : battlefield effectiveness in authoritarian regimes / Caitlin Talmadge.

Publication Info. Ithaca ; London : Cornell University Press, 2015.
2015

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Description 1 online resource (319 pages) : maps.
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Cornell studies in security affairs
Cornell studies in security affairs.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the puzzle of battlefield effectiveness -- A framework for explaining battlefield effectiveness -- Threats and military organizational practices in North and South Vietnam -- Battlefield effectiveness in North and South Vietnam -- Threats and military organizational practices in Iraq and Iran -- Battlefield effectiveness in Iraq and Iran -- Conclusion: threats, military organizational practices, and the battlefields of the future.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Authoritarianism.
Military policy -- Decision making.
Politics and war.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Political aspects.
Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988 -- Political aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Talmadge, Caitlin. Dictator's army : battlefield effectiveness in authoritarian regimes. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2015 Cornell studies in security affairs 9781501700293
ISBN 9780801453472 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781501700293 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781501701764 (e-book)

 
    
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