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United States Preparedness to Respond to a Mumbai-Style Attack Within the Homeland - Potential Gaps, Counter-options, Plans and Exercises, Information Sharing Success Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,590. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study outlines the Mumbai attacks, examines a homeland defense simulation mandated by the National Security Council (NSC) to amplify these gaps, and recounts recent success stories demonstrating what departments and agencies are doing to remedy these two deficiencies.
Human Trafficking in Southeast Asia and U.S. National Security - Prostitution, Sex Trafficking, Slavery, Smuggling, Migrants, Refugees, Corruption, Maritime, Connections to Terrorism, TIP Strategy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,500. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study asks the following question: How does trafficking in persons (TIP) affect U.S. national security interests and regional stability in Southeast Asia?
Yemen: Comparative Insurgency and Counterinsurgency - al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), Huthi Movement, Hirak, Tribal Elements, Sanaa, Could Yemen Become the Next Somalia Safe Haven for Terror
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 138,890. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines why Yemen's counterinsurgency and counterterrorism polices have been less effective against the Huthi movement compared to al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP)?
Sanctions, Sex Jihad and Syria: The A to Z of NATO's War on Syria's Widows and Orphans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 178,640. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This compendium is an effort not so much to formulate a solution but to help posit what the actual factors driving the mayhem is. Unless I can persuade some more appropriate people or institutions run with this project, I expect to expand on this volume again and again over time.
Regionalism and Secession - German Bavarian and Spanish Catalan Regionalism, Heimat Mediation, Kulturnation, Demystifying Nazi Centralism, Castilian Hegemony, Francoist Spain 1939-1975
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study provides a historical analysis of Bavarian and Catalan regionalism and argues that autonomy mitigates secession if the predominant state has accommodated sub-state regionalism.
Making the Case for Humanitarian Intervention: National Interest and Moral Imperative - Media, Rwanda, Somalia, Bosnia, Haiti, Genocide, Kosovo, Libya, Congressional Action, Implications for Future
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,850. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this examination of humanitarian intervention reviews the foreign policy context and debate within the U.S. government across three case studies: Rwanda, Kosovo, and Libya.
Effects of UAVs on Interstate Relationships: A Case Study of U.S. Relations With Pakistan and Yemen - UAS, Drones, al-Qaeda, AQAP, Saudi Arabia, Arab Spring, Anwar al-Awlaki, Collateral Damage
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book investigates how the use of UAVs as part of the counter-terrorism campaigns in Yemen and Pakistan has affected U.S. relations with those countries and whether the current arrangements are the best policies to combat terrorism in these countries.
Political Warfare and Contentious Politics - Chilean Case Study under Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Social Movement, Italian Political Parties, Socialists, Communists, Polity Models, Direct and Indirect
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 136,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines if increased Department of Defense (DOD) involvement in political warfare (PW) is justified.
Western Foreign Fighters in Syria: An Empirical Analysis of Recruitment and Mobilization Mechanisms - Civil War, Networks, Group Dynamics, Ideology, Free Syrian Army, Islamic State, ISIS, ISIL, Kurds
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,220. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines Western foreign fighters in Syria during the Civil War through 2015.
A Comparative Analysis Into U.S. Military Abuses at the My Lai Massacre and Abu Ghraib Prison Scandal - Terrorists, Vietnam War, Gangs, Psychology, Deradicalization, Models Explain Abuse Participation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,240. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study analyzes various models and their subcomponent elements from four bodies of literature: psychology; terrorist engagement; terrorist disengagement, deradicalization, and non-radicalization; and gang involvement, to better understand the disparate behavior between abusers and whistleblowers.
The Death and Revival of Jihadi Ideology - al-Qaeda Message Framing, Before, During, and After the Arab Spring, Struggle for Relevance, Global War on Terror, ISIS, ISIL, Islamic State, Iraq War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,960. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study analyzes al-Qaeda's public statements from its birth in Afghanistan to the present and tracks the changes in the group's framing practices.
The Role of Congress in the Strategic Posture of the United States, 1970 - 1980 - Nuclear Weapons Doctrine, Arms Control, Nixon and Carter, SALT and ABM Agreements, Kissinger, Assured Destruction
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,720. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines the role of Congress in the development of the material strategic posture of the United States from the 92nd through 97th Congresses, covering the period 1970-1980, corresponding roughly to the Nixon through Carter administrations.
The Insurance Aftershock:The Christchurch Fiasco Post-Earthquakes 2010-2016
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,500. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance / property, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
More than five years have passed since the September 4, 2010 Canterbury earthquake. Many thousands of Cantabrians are still living away from their homes, paying rents, mortgages and rates on uninhabitable properties, slowly going broke and as yet there is no end in sight. In the background is an insurance industry and a Government that has done little to assist the population in its time of need.
Aghas, Sheiks, and Daesh in Iraq: Kurdish Robust Action in Turmoil - ISIS, ISIL, Islamic State, Iraqi Kurdistan, Special Operations Forces (SOF), Special Operations Command Central (SOCCENT)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,870. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report thoroughly examines the patronage nature of Iraqi Kurdistan since WWI and provides insight into individuals from minority groups and political parties that are structurally located in positions of brokerage and influence.
Nothing New Under the Sun: Benefiting from the Great Lessons of History to Develop a Coherent Cyberspace Deterrence Strategy - Cyber War, WMD, Nuclear and Space Deterrence, Iraq, Cuban Missile Crisis
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines how the U.S. government can follow a path to an effective cyberspace deterrence strategy by examining key periods in its past, countering the contemporary hypothesis that the unique nature of cyberspace alters warfare in such a way that historical approaches to deterrence no longer apply.
Combating Daesh: A Socially Unconventional Strategy - Alternative Perspective on the Islamic State, ISIS, ISIL, Unconventional Warfare, Human Domain Mapping, Iraqi Baath Party and Republican Guard
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,950. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines new strategies for combating the Islamic terror organization known as Daesh, ISIS, ISIL, or the Islamic State.
The Real Rebalancing: American Diplomacy and the Tragedy of President Obama's Foreign Policy - Foreign and National Security Remains Militarized, Kerry, Syria, Iran Nuclear Weapon, ISIS, Islamic State
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 110,850. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the effort by the Obama administration to rebalance the three-legged stool of U.S. national security. American security policy rests on a three-legged stool consisting of defense, diplomacy, and development.
Starve The Beast!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,020. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Needed like no other book since Thomas Paine’s Common Sense, STB will generate controversy on every page. American citizens have learned that no president, the Congress, or the Supreme Court will save the country, regardless of which political party is in power. It is up to the citizenry.
Contract with Syria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,870. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This, the sixth and final part of my six volume series on NATO's war against Syria, is a book of two halves: this short introduction and a subsequent section, which is a compendium of the previous five volumes. Together, they explain how and why we must make a contract with Syria, with the Syrian people and with their representatives so that peace and prosperity may return to them.
U.S. Withdrawal from the Antiballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty - President Bush Policy to Develop Ballistic Missile Defense, Soviets, Russia, China, Putin, Cheney, Moscow Treaty Negotiations
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 108,310. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the U.S. withdrawal from the antiballistic missile (ABM) treaty.