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Title Faultlines of conflict in Central Asia and the south Caucasus : implications for the U.S. Army / edited by Olga Oliker, Thomas Szayna.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2003.

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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 379 pages).
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computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
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Series Online Rand research documents
Online Rand research documents.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-379).
Contents Introduction -- The political evolution of Central Asia and South Caucasus: Implications for regional security -- Some economic dimensions of security in Central Asia and South Caucasus -- Natural resources and potential conflict in the Caspian Sea region -- Potential for ethnic conflict in the Caspian Sea region -- Potential for ethnic conflict in the Caspian region -- Conflict in Central Asia and South Caucasus: implications of foreign interests and involvement -- Central Asia and South Caucasus as an area of operations: challenges and constraints -- Sources of conflict and paths to U.S. involvement.
Summary In this volume, the authors identify and evaluate key faultlines in Central Asia and the South Caucasus and how they affect the likelihood and possible evolution of armed conflict in these regions. The analysis examines the ways in which the emergence of conflict could draw the US into the strife.
Note Print version record.
Subject United States. Army -- Foreign service -- Asia, Central.
United States. Army -- Foreign service -- Caucasus.
United States. Army. (OCoLC)fst00533532
Asia, Central -- Strategic aspects.
Caucasus -- Strategic aspects.
United States -- Military policy.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Military Science.
HISTORY -- Military -- Other.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom.
Armed Forces -- Foreign service. (OCoLC)fst01351783
Military policy. (OCoLC)fst01021386
Strategic aspects of individual places. (OCoLC)fst01355062
Central Asia. (OCoLC)fst01240497
Caucasus. (OCoLC)fst01244425
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Internationale conflicten.
Etnische conflicten.
Militaire politiek.
Armies.
Military & Naval Science.
Law, Politics & Government.
Asia, Central -- Strategic aspects.
Caucasus -- Strategic aspects.
Electronic books. -- local.
National security -- Southeast Asia.
United States -- Military policy.
United States. -- Army -- Foreign service -- Asia, Central.
United States. -- Army -- Foreign service -- Caucasus.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Oliker, Olga.
Szayna, Thomas S., 1960-
Rand Corporation.
Other Form: Print version: Faultlines of conflict in Central Asia and the south Caucasus. Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2003 9780833032607 (DLC) 2002012824 (OCoLC)50410123
ISBN 9780833048349 (electronic bk.)
0833048341 (electronic bk.)
1282451200
9781282451209
1598751190
9781598751192
9780833032607
0833032607
Report No. RAND/MR-1598-A
Standard No. AU@ 000051324621
DEBBG BV043132070
DEBSZ 421916133
GBVCP 1008653411
NZ1 15966022

 
    
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