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Make Sense of 2015
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,300. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In this collection of the best articles of 2015, Fair Observer’s uniqueness shines through. Make Sense of 2015 provides a plurality of perspectives on global affairs. The authors of the different articles come from around the world and have distinctive views.
Analysis of the Threat of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) for Biological Warfare - Bioweapons, Biowar, Bioterrorism, Biotechnology, Synthesized DNA, Pathogens, Toxins, Weaponization
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book is an analysis of the threat of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) for biological warfare.
Elevating the Role of Socioeconomic Strategy in Afghanistan Transition - INTEQAL, Loya Jirga, Opium, Planning and Monitoring Transition Progress, Nation-Building Efforts, Afghan Institutions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book deals with the role of socioeconomic strategy in the ongoing Afghanistan transition.
The Obligations of Military Professionalism - Service Unsullied by Partisanship - Military Values, Public and Private Conduct, Disagreement with Authority, Retired Officers, Implications for Education
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book expresses a set of views on the ethical obligations of members of the American profession of arms in order to stimulate thoughtful discussion and broader debate about the proper limits of acceptable and effective professional conduct.
Are We Prepared? Four WMD Crises That Could Transform U.S. Security: Failed WMD-armed State, Collapse of Nonproliferation Regime, Biological Terror Campaign, Nuclear Detonation in American City
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,970. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report presents four weapons of mass destruction (WMD)-related scenarios that could plausibly occur and radically alter American domestic and national security agendas.
Monopoly of Force: The Nexus of DDR and SSR - Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR) and Security Sector Reform (SSR) - Darfur Peace Process, Nonstate Armed Groups, Afghanistan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 217,870. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report thoroughly examines Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR) and Security Sector Reform (SSR).
Jihadi Discourse in the Wake of the Arab Spring - Islamic Militancy, Terrorism, Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Mubarak, Syria, ISIS, ISIL, Muslim Leaders, Salafis, Jihadism, Osama Bin Ladin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,820. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report analyzes jihadi discourse in the wake of the "Arab Spring" in order to address important questions.
The Group That Calls Itself a State: Understanding the Evolution and Challenges of the Islamic State - ISIS, ISIL, Islamic Terrorism, Parting Ways with al-Qaida, Military, Foreign Fighter Threat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,350. Language: English. Published: February 4, 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 study examines the history and current status of ISIS.
The Rationale of Political Assassinations - Context, Logic, Landscape and General Trends, Causes, Facilitators, Consequences, Policy Implications, Coups D'etat, Typologies, Targets, Heads of State
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study aims to improve our understanding of the causes and implications of political assassinations by utilizing a comprehensive data set and by employing quantitative analyses.
Islamic Groups' Social Service Provision and Attitudinal Change in Egypt - Muslim Brotherhood, al-Gamiyya al-Shariyya, Provisions under Nasser, Sadat, Mubarak, Violence, Sectarianism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,330. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the role of social service provisions by Islamic groups in Egypt.
Held Hostage: Analyses of Kidnapping Across Time and Among Jihadist Organizations - Islamic Terrorism, al Qaeda, ISIS, ISIL, Taliban, Boko Haram, Al Nusra, al-Shabaab, Historical Perspective, Pirates
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 127,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book provides policymakers, practitioners, and academics with data and analysis regarding kidnapping events perpetrated by jihadist groups against Westerners in non-Western countries.
Dysfunction and Decline: Lessons Learned From Inside Al-Qaida in Iraq: Harmony Project - ISIS, Declassified Documents, Indoctrination in Combat Environments, Sunni Rejection, Secular Resistance
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book is based in part on newly declassified documents drawn from the Department of Defense's Harmony database.
Convergence: Illicit Networks and National Security in the Age of Globalization - Money Laundering, Threat Finance, Narcotics, Transnational Organized Crime, Sex Traffic, Black Market, Urbanization
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 234,770. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of illicit networks and national security in the modern "globalized" world.
Manhunts: A Policy Maker's Guide to High-Value Targeting (HVT) - Israeli Experience, Wrath of God, Covert Actions, Ethics, Political Risks, Legal Considerations, Nazi Hunting and Adolf Eichmann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study answers a simple question: Is there strategic utility in targeting high-value individuals via covert or clandestine actions?
Offensive Use of Chemical Technologies by U.S. Special Operations Forces in the Global War on Terrorism - The Nonlethal Option, Vietnam, Putin, Fentanyl, Waco, Davidians, Psychochemicals, Malodorants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,360. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study takes a fresh look nonlethal chemical technologies, yielding valuable insights for emerging twenty-first century unconventional approaches to global counterterrorist operations.
Christian Extremism as a Domestic Terror Threat - Christian Identity, Ruby Ridge, Waco, Mountainhome, Oklahoma City Bombing, Anti-Abortion Violence, Racial Hatred, Ku Klux Klan, Anti-Semitism
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,310. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines what, if any, domestic terror threat Christian extremism poses.
Private Militias: The Cancer of the American Society - Extremist Right-Wing Organizations, Patriot Community, Klan, Aryan Nations, Christian Identity, Turner Diaries, McVeigh Oklahoma City Bombing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,680. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the militia movement and the threat posed to American national security.
Influencing Tomorrow: Study of Emerging Influence Techniques and Their Relevance to United States Information Operations - ISIS, ISIL, al-Qaeda, Islamic State, Terrorists, Russia, Information Warfare
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,150. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines emerging communications technologies and their usefulness to American information and psychological operations against enemies such as ISIS.
Iraq Stability: Foreign Military Sales (FMS) in a New War Environment - Focus on ISIS, ISIL, Islamic State, Counterterrorism, Russian Military Sales to Iraq, Arms Export, Iraqi Security Forces
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,420. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study analyzes how and why events in Iraq over the past 12 years affected Foreign Military Sales (FMS) programs, assesses the threat of competing Russian to Iraq arms sales, and determines the future of Iraq FMS sales considering the nature of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) conflict.
Nontraditional Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (NTISR) - Making the Most of Airborne Assets - LANTIRN, FLIR Infrared, SAR Radar, ELINT, COMINT, Integration Issues, Cloud Computing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,830. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study uses nontraditional intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (NTISR), now known in tactics, techniques, and procedures as operations reconnaissance, as a case study to increase combat capability across multiple weapon systems within the Air Force.