Title Index

Journal Articles

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

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Original and Good: The New US Army and Marine Corps “Insurgencies and Countering Insurgencies” Field Manual.
Our Ambivalent Iraqi-Kurdistan Policy by Colonel Dennis P. Chapman Download the full article: Our Ambivalent Iraqi-Kurdistan Policy Twenty-three years ago I was nearing the end of a miserable Plebe...
Our Own Worst Enemy: Lessons Learned from Recent Negotiating Successes with the Afghan Ministry of Defense
A look at the issues behind the use of private security contractors.
Constraint, imagination, and collaboration can produce meaningful innovations.
Pakistani Unconventional Warfare Against Afghanistan: A Case Study of the Taliban as an Unconventional Warfare Proxy Force
Panama: Is Restructuring the Razor to Cut Out Corruption?   by Anthony Scheidel Download The Full Article: Panama: Is Restructuring the Razor to Cut Out Corruption? This work is an...
All Available Tools Parallel Governance and Modern Insurgencies by Patrick Devenny, Small Wars Journal Parallel Governance and Modern Insurgencies (Full PDF Article) The ongoing conflicts in...
With the UN Security Council closed for business, the international community is clamoring for a way to increase the costs on President Bashar al-Assad.  Here are some of the options that...
Partnering: A Counterinsurgency Imperative Counterinsurgency Advisory and Assistance Team (CAAT) Special Report Download the Full Report: Partnering: A Counterinsurgency Imperative As statements from...
Past is Prologue: The Ability to Modify Strategic Doctrine While Still at War Book review by Reyes Z. Cole Download the Full Review: Past is Prologue Martin Samuels, Command or Control? Command,...
Patterns by Michael Yon Download the full article: Patterns This is a story of warfighting and technology, and what life is like on the ground for our troops, as they do their best in war. Last night...
This essay argues that General George S. Patton Jr. was a proficient practitioner of small wars in three different contexts.
The post-Iraq and Afghanistan US national security environment is predictably yearning for a renewed era of engagement.
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...