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Conference U.S. Army War College Conference on Strategy (21st : 2010 : Carlisle Barracks, Pa.)

Title Defining war for the 21st century [electronic resource] / Steven Metz, Phillip Cuccia.

Imprint Carlisle, PA : Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, [2011]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  D 101.146/2:D 36    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (vii, 71 p.)
Series Conference report
Conference report (Army War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute)
Note Description based on PDF version; title from title screen (viewed on Feb. 18, 2011).
"February 2011."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 44-47).
Contents Foreword -- About the authors -- Summary -- Introduction -- Meaning of war -- Historical context -- How do we know that we are at war? -- How do we know when a war is over? -- National security strategy and tactical art -- Who participates in war? -- What rules govern war? -- Why does it matter? -- Way ahead -- Endnotes -- Appendix : Biographical sketches.
System Details Mode of access: internet.
System requirements: web browser, PDF reader.
Summary "The Strategic Studies Institute's XXI Annual Strategy Conference, held at Carlisle Barracks from April 6-8, 2010, addressed the topic of the meaning of war. While it did not seek to produce a definitive answer to questions about the nature and definition of war, it did highlight the crucial questions and their implications, including issues such as whether the cause of war is shifting, whether all forms of organized, politically focused violence constitute war, and the distinction between passive and active war"--Page vii.
Subject War (Philosophy) -- Congresses.
War -- Forecasting -- Congresses.
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Military doctrine -- Congresses.
Strategy -- Congresses.
Military doctrine. (OCoLC)fst01021106
Strategy. (OCoLC)fst01134406
War -- Forecasting. (OCoLC)fst01170341
War -- Moral and ethical aspects. (OCoLC)fst01170352
War (Philosophy) (OCoLC)fst01170420
Genre/Form Conference proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Added Author Metz, Steven, 1956-
Cuccia, Phillip R., 1967-
Army War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute.
Added Title Defining war for the twenty-first century
Note At head of title: 2010 Strategic Studies Institute annual strategy conference report
ISBN 1584874724
Gpo Item No. 0307-A-17 (online)
Sudoc No. D 101.146/2:D 36

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