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Modern Stateless Warfare

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Introduction

    1. Paul Brooker
      Pages 1-7
  3. Insurgent Stateless Warfare

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Paul Brooker
      Pages 11-33
    3. Paul Brooker
      Pages 34-49
    4. Paul Brooker
      Pages 50-76
    5. Paul Brooker
      Pages 77-99
    6. Paul Brooker
      Pages 100-123
  4. The Calculus of Insurgency: Motive, Means and Opportunity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Paul Brooker
      Pages 127-142
    3. Paul Brooker
      Pages 143-155
    4. Paul Brooker
      Pages 156-179
    5. Paul Brooker
      Pages 180-201
    6. Paul Brooker
      Pages 202-212
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 213-256

About this book


This book focuses on insurgent stateless warfare in its guerrilla and terrorist modes and in its nationalist, maoist and postmaoist phases of modernization. Insurgency is compared with states' warfare and with criminality and then insurgents' motives, means and opportunities are analyzed from social-science, military and environmental perspectives.


environment Historical Background insurgency state terrorism

About the authors

PAUL BROOKER is Visitor in the Political Science Department of the University of Canterbury, UK, and the author of several books on non-democratic regimes.

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