Title Index

Journal Articles

For the true gluttons for punishment, here is a listing of all Journal Articles by title.

(2) | " (9) | ' (2) | 1 (1) | 3 (1) | 8 (1) | 9 (1) | A (201) | B (75) | C (137) | D (77) | E (34) | F (56) | G (33) | H (38) | I (113) | J (8) | K (8) | L (34) | M (67) | N (24) | O (40) | P (71) | Q (2) | R (64) | S (109) | T (379) | U (35) | V (15) | W (89) | Y (7) | Z (1) | ¿ (2) | (1) | (3)
Part 2 of a series that provides a retrospective look at the first year of Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto’s Sexenio with comments on the prospects for 2014.
Part 3 of a series that provides a retrospective look at the first year of Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto’s Sexenio with comments on the prospects for 2014.
People and culture are important – but they are not the only important things. Their importance is relative to the mission and the operational environment.  
Pershing's leadership attributes and willingness to understand and work through the Moro culture achieved success in a complex operational environment.
Persistence as the 10th Principle of War by LTC Gregory A. Grimes, Small Wars Journal Download interim version of article as PDF Hap Arnold had it right: give the enemy time to recuperate and your...
Perspective on the Systems Perspective How Army Special Forces Can Use Existing Systems within the Operational Environment by Major Michael Longacre, Small Wars Journal Perspective on the Systems...
Philippine Counterinsurgency Strategy: Then and Now by Mike Fowler Download The Full Article: Philippine Counterinsurgency Strategy: Then and Now Shortly after the end of the Spanish-American War in...
This diplomatic triumph is due in large part to legal advances in international relations, peace processes, mediation and conflict resolution designed and applied by Western powers in other...
Putting the PRIORITY Back Into PIR PIR Development in a COIN Environment by Ms. Z. Tenay Guvendiren and Lieutenant Colonel Scott Downey Small Wars Journal PIR Development in a COIN Environment (Full...
The traditional military decision making process with its locked, vertical communication processes will be too slow to be completely effective in the face of the fast pace of unfolding disasters.
Plan Mexico?   Towards an Integrated Approach in the War on Drugs by Alfonso Reyes Download the Full Article: Plan Mexico? The illegal drug trade has been present in Mexico since the...
Planning a Military Campaign to Support Negotiations in Afghanistan by Dr. Bernard I. Finel Download the Full Article: Planning a Military Campaign to Support Negotiations in Afghanistan The policy...
Plazas for Profit   Mexico's Criminal Insurgency by John P. Sullivan and Adam Elkus Small Wars Journal Plazas for Profit: Mexico's Criminal Insurgency (Full PDF Article) In...
Professional Military Education for United States Army Special Operations Forces by Bradford Burris Download the Full Article: PME for USARSOF One way to educate United States Army Special Operators...
Professional Military Education for United States Army Special Operations Forces (Part Three) by Bradford Burris Download the Full Article: PME for USARSOF (Part Three) One way to educate United...
Professional Military Education for United States Army Special Operations Forces (Part Two) by Bradford Burris Download the Full Article: PME for USARSOF (Part Two) One way to educate United States...
Police Operational Art for a Five-Dimensional Operational Space by John P. Sullivan and Adam Elkus Police Operational Art for a Five-Dimensional Operational Space (Full PDF Article) The last fifteen...
Two great minds on drugs... and strategy.
The US Army Counterinsurgency manual touts the importance of legitimacy yet it provides a limited explanation of what legitimacy is and where it comes from.
A national standard from which to identify individuals who have left these footprints and are on the path to becoming violent would be invaluable to law enforcement, especially at the local level.
Poppy is Not the Most Profitable Crop, It's the Only Crop by Allison Brown, Small Wars Journal Poppy is Not the Most Profitable Crop, It's the Only Crop (Full PDF Article) If poppy were really the...
Populace-Centric Engagement A Positive Change of Strategic Perspective for Winning the Long War by Colonel Robert C. Jones, Small Wars Journal Populace-Centric Engagement (Full PDF Article...
Many Paths up the Mountain: Population-Centric COIN in Afghanistan by Major Nathan Springer Download the full article: Population-Centric COIN in Afghanistan The reality of how Troops implement and...
Avoid the Charlie Wilson complex: guilt over the cries of ‘abandoning Afghanistan’ and deciding not to spend billions more of taxpayer’s money on a hop-scotch of social...
As the withdrawal of US and allied forces continues, the post-2014 allied manning and assistance levels in Afghanistan have yet to be defined.  The absence of a plan, inadequate media coverage...
Postcard from Mumbai Modern Urban Siege by John P. Sullivan and Adam Elkus, Small Wars Journal Postcard from Mumbai (Full PDF Article) According to many television news reports, the Mumbai terrorist...
Posturing for the Durand Line - 'We Can and Must do Better'? by Paul Smyth, Small Wars Journal Download interim version of article as PDF On 10 July 2008, the Pakistan Daily Times reported a...
Book Review - Dr. Brian Glyn William Predators: The CIA’s Drone War on al Qaeda.
Ongoing changes in tactics and organization presage a near-term transformation to battalion-based Battle Groups.
Governments are being confronted by hard realities, peace and stability can’t be sustained through the introduction of military power alone. Today’s military powers are either engaged...
The US must shift focus away from the Global War on Terror and prepare for the complexities of the twenty-first century international security environment. 
Roughly on time (go us!) here's volume 6, number 10 of Small Wars Journal. It continues our emerging m.o. of presenting an index of all the Journal articles published in the past month.  This...
Small Wars Journal Vol 6, No. 11 is now available. Click here for the full issue, on titles below for single articles.
Small Wars Journal Vol 6, No. 12 is now available. Click here for the full issue, or directly on the titles below for single articles.
President Obama: Look for a New Massoud by Cora Sol Goldstein Download the Full Article: President Obama: Look for a New Massoud It is often said that foreign powers are condemned to fail in...