Journal Articles are typically longer works with more more analysis than the news and short commentary in the SWJ Blog. We accept contributed content from serious voices across the small wars community, then publish it here as quickly as we can, per our Editorial Policy, to help fuel timely, thoughtful, and unvarnished discussion of the diverse and complex issues inherent in small wars.

The US Army's Shift to Irregular Warfare by Lieutenant General Michael A. Vane Download the full article:...

The Toyota Horde: Examining a Lost Cost Military Capability by William F. Owen Download the...

Information Sharing for Irregular Warfare by Lieutenant Colonel Ehsan Mehmood Khan Download the full article:...

Dispatch: Village Boys by Michael Yon Download the full article:...

Dispatch: Red Horse In the Desert of Death by Michael Yon Download the full article:...

Fixing Intelligence... Again by Matthew Collins Download the full article:...

Ayman Al-Zawahiri's Citations of the Qur'an: A Descriptive Study of Selected Works by Jai Singh and John...

The Spaces in Between: Operating on the Afghan Border (or Not) by Lieutenant Colonel Patrick Kelley and Lieutenant...

Iraq: As Good as it Gets by Colonel Gary Anderson Download the full article:...

The "Tactical" Leaders of Tomorrow by Captain Tyler J. Sweatt Download the full article:...

Lessons From a Military Humanitarian in Port-au-Prince, Haiti   by Major Kelly L. Webster Download the full...

Dispatch: Battle for Kandahar (Part I) by Michael Yon Download the full article:...

Getting it Right: What the 34-day War Has to Teach the US Army by Major Irvin Oliver Download...

Dispatch: Scent of Weakness by Michael Yon Download the full article:...

Warthog by Michael Yon Download the full article:...

Moving Artillery Forward: A Concept for the Fight in Afghanistan by Major Joseph A. Jackson ...

A Strategic Perspective on Taliban Warfare by Lieutenant Colonel Ehsan Mehmood Khan Download the full article:...

Editor's Note: in many small wars situations, it is impossible to over-estimate the value of intimate local knowledge or to replicate thorough...

From Tal Afar to Marja: Applying Counterinsurgency to Local Conditions by Bing West Download...

Mobilizing Identity in the Pashtun Tribal Belt by Colonel Ellen Haring Download the full article:...

The Tea Fallacy by Michael Miklaucic Download the full article:...

Man Dogs by Michael Yon Download the full article:...

French Counterinsurgency in Algeria: Forgotten Lessons from a Misunderstood Conflict by Commander H. Canuel...

Understanding Terror Networks Book Review by Major Ian S. Davis Download the full article:...

A Sea Change in Pakistan? Breaking Down the Arguments by Jeffrey Dressler and Reza Jan Download...

Countering the IMU in Afghanistan by Captain Andrew R. Feitt Download the full article:...

The Bridge by Michael Yon Download the full article:...

Buying the Enemy: Demobilization Programs in the Midst of Counterinsurgency by Eric Jardine Download the full article:...

Putting the "I" in the COIN Team by Colonel Gary Anderson Download the full article:...

Lessons Learned, Lessons Lost by Dr. Mark Moyar Download the full article:...