Title Index

Journal Articles

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

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Jason Thomas explores the romance of COIN theory and where it has gotten us in Afghanistan, suggesting instead we follow the less romantic, more focused "hedgehog concept."
Root Causes of Islamist Extremism: Nine Years Later by John D. Johnson Download The Full Article: Root Causes of Islamist Extremism: Nine Years Later The 9/11 attacks showed to the world that...
What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but what happens in the Middle East and South Asia spreads to the world.
The civil war is in full swing and Iran is driving it—it all goes back to the “Green Cresent” and the old “Silk Road”
The relationship between Russia and Iran since the collapse of the Soviet Union forms a necessary and essential aspect of international relations.
Dr. Kevin Woods and his colleague Williamson Murray have brought to life the Iraqi perspective on various conflicts, ranging from Operation Desert Storm to their latest work on the Iran-Iraq War.
Sandals and Robes to Business Suits and Gulf Streams: Warfare in the 21st Century by MG Michael T. Flynn Download The Full Article: Sandals and Robes to Business Suits and Gulf Streams: Warfare in...
SAS Secret War Operation Storm in the Middle East reviewed by Travis Weinger, Small Wars Journal SAS Secret War (Full PDF Article) SAS Secret War: Operation Storm in the Middle East. By Major General...
Saving the Kiowa: A Case for Augmenting the Reconnaissance and Security Brigade with the Aviation it Needs
Youssef Aboul-Enein offers a timely review of John Calvert's book on Sayyid Qutb.
While not democracy in the American image, the Arab Spring has the potential to bring Islamists into conflict with jihadists.
Second Land Armies and Excess Combatant Commands by Robert Jordan Prescott Download the Full Article: Second Land Armies and Excess Combatant Commands On August 12, 2010 Secretary of Defense Robert...
Declassified outline of Rhodesian Tips, Tactics, and Procedures in COIN.
Tactics, Techniques and Procedures basic to Infantrymen and modified to fit the Security Force Assistance Team environment.
Considerations for Organizing and Preparing for Security Force Assistance Operations by COL David Maxwell Download interim version of article as PDF
Security Force Assistance: Just Do It Appendix to Accompany CRS Report 41817 "Building the Capacity of Partner States through Security Force Assistance" by Thomas K "Doc" Livingston Download the...
Seeing the Other Side of the COIN: A Critique of the Current Counterinsurgency (COIN) Strategies in Afghanistan by Metin Turcan Download the Full Article: Seeing the Other Side of the COIN Though...
Back to the basics of deterrence, diplomacy, and defense to address potential nation-state employment of unconventional weapons?
After more than a decade of overseas operations since Sept. 11, 2001, there is a needed moment of reassessment as to how to equip, train and even fund the military.
A thorough guide for cyberwar practitioners
Sequestration is a once in a generation opportunity to address the changes needed to take the US military to the next level of capability. 
Continuing from Part I and Part II, this next section delivers the initial view of the restructured Pentagon.
A lot of people focus on the annual budget figures of DOD.  Not many realize DOD spends just south of $1T annually because of previous year appropriations. This is like crack cocaine to...
Setting the Record Straight on Malayan Counterinsurgency Strategy: Interview with Karl Hack by Octavian Manea Download the Full Article: Setting the Record Straight on Malayan Counterinsurgency...
Seven by Michael Yon Download the full article: Seven American forces are stationed at bases far and wide around Afghanistan. Some bases are like towns, such as Camp Bastion, Kandahar Airfield, and...
Seven Pillars of Ambiguity by David Mason Download the full article: Seven Pillars of Ambiguity These thoughts are penned a few weeks short of a yearlong tour to Iraq. Having worked in cultures...
Security Force Assistance Case Study: Mosul, Iraq by Major Rob Thornton, Dr. John Fishel and Dr. Marc Tyrrell SFA Case Study: Mosul, Iraq (Full PDF Article) Major Rob Thornton of the Joint Center for...
Shaping a Culture of Privacy in the DoD by Michael E. Reheuser Download The Full Article: Shaping a Culture of Privacy in the DoD I read with interest your December 6th article entitled The...
Shaping Coalition Forces' Strategic Narrative in Support of Village Stability Operations by Scott Mann Download The Full Article: Shaping Coalition Forces' Strategic Narrative in Support of Village...
Shaping the Information Environment in Afghanistan Understanding and Addressing Counter-Insurgency Information Challenges through Bottom-up, Collaborative planning in the Future Operations Cross...
Using lessons learned from the PRU and PRT teams, how does an interagency organization improve its collaboration and cooperation in future engagements?
The linkages between democracy, natural resources, and peacemaking as Burma seeks a way to wind down a half-century long complex of ethnic, political, and religious strife.  
Shortchanging the Joint Doctrine Fight One Airman's Assessment of the Airman's Assessment by LtCol Buck Elton, Small Wars Journal Download interim version of article as PDF The traditional, often...
Should AF/PAK Hands be South Asia Hands? How the India-Pakistan Relationship Shapes the War in Afghanistan by Lieutenant Mark Munson Download the full article: Should AF/PAK Hands be South Asia Hands...
Signals and Noise in Intelligence by G. Murphy Donovan Download the Full Article: Signals and Noise in Intelligence Media pundits have reduced the complex problems of tactical and strategic...
Simply a Nirvana Fallacy: Seeing Everything from the Prism of Islamic Extremism in Afghanistan by Metin Turcan Download The Full Article: Simply a Nirvana Fallacy Abstract. There has emerged a...