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 (221) | B (79) | C (147) | D (85) | E (39) | F (61) | G (35) | H (47) | I (122) | J (9) | K (10) | L (39) | M (75) | N (28) | O (46) | P (76) | Q (2) | R (73) | S (117) | T (420) | U (39) | V (17) | W (97) | Y (7) | Z (1) | ¿ (2) | (1) | (8)
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...
A SWJ interview with Jakub Grygiel and Wess Mitchell, authors of Limited War is Back.
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.
The recent National Security Strategy (NSS) as well as events unfolding in Iraq may point the way for what we will see in the years to come and how we can expect to deal with it.
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...
President Enrique Peña Nieto is rapidly approaching a defining moment in his Presidency.
A look at decision-making in Vietnam.
Preventing Future Natural Disaster Casualties: Partnering with USAID and the Office of Reconstruction and Development by Nicholas Dickson Download the Full Article: Preventing Future Natural...
The problem can be summarized as follows: allied troops are better trained and equipped, while local forces enjoy a greater familiarity with the terrain, including above all the population.
Since the end of the Liberian Civil War in 2003, the United States has been engaged in a partnership with the UN and the Government of Liberia to rebuild the Liberian security sector.
Primitive Violence, Culture, and the Path to Peace by Phillip S. Meilinger Download the Full Article: Primitive Violence, Culture, and the Path to Peace There is an old saw among political scientists...
The barbarians have come and the rules of war and peace stand transformed.
Prioritizing the Reconstruction of Critical Infrastructure within a Stability Operation Environment A New Methodology by Major Travis (TJ) Lindberg and Dr. David A. Anderson, Small Wars Journal...