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Author Helmus, Todd C., author.

Title Advising the Command : Best Practices from the Special Operation's Advisory Experience in Afghanistan / Todd C. Helmus.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, CA : RAND, [2015]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xi, 54 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series RR-949-OSD Advising the command
Note "RR-949-OSD."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 53-54).
Contents Preface -- Summary -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter One: Introduction -- Chatper Two: Rapport -- Chapter Three: The Advising Engagement -- Chapter Four: Integration of SOF Advisors -- Chapter Five: Integration of ASSF -- Chapter Six: Sustainability -- Chapter Seven: Pre-Deployment Training -- Chapter Eight: Continuity of Operations -- Chapter Nine: Conclusion -- Abbreviations -- Bibliography.
Summary "Special Operators assigned to Special Operations Advisory Groups advise the commanders and staff of the Afghan Special Security Forces. Drawing on in-depth interviews with these personnel, this report identifies best practices for operational level advising. Topics addressed include rapport building, the advising engagement, integration, sustainability, pre-deployment training, and continuity of operations"--Puiblisher's description
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (RAND, viewed August 18, 2015).
Language English.
Subject Military assistance, American -- Afghanistan.
Military education -- Afghanistan.
Consultants -- Armed Forces -- Afghanistan.
United States -- Military relations -- Afghanistan.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Security (National & International)
Military assistance, American. (OCoLC)fst01020932
Military education. (OCoLC)fst01021108
Military relations. (OCoLC)fst01353799
Afghanistan. (OCoLC)fst01205406
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author National Defense Research Institute (U.S.), issuing body.
Added Title Best Practices from the Special Operation's Advisory Experience in Afghanistan
Other Form: 0833088912
ISBN 9780833093332 (electronic bk.)
0833093339 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000061156202
GBVCP 1008664626

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