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Author Black, Jeremy, 1955- author.

Title Insurgency and counterinsurgency : a global history / Jeremy Black.

Published Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
©2016.

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 UniM Bail  355.021809 BLAC    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 273 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-260) and index.
Contents Insurgency to 1500 -- Contesting religion and power, 1500-1700 -- Entering the modern? The eighteenth century -- Insurgencies in an age of imperialism: the nineteenth century -- The ideology of people's war refracted, 1900-1940 -- Insurrections at a height, 1940-60 -- The fall of empires, 1960-80 -- The variety of goals and means, 1980s -- After the Cold War, 1990s -- Interventionism and its failings, 2000s -- A world without shape? The present -- Speculations about the future.
Summary "A world history of insurgencies and of counterinsurgency warfare. Jeremy Black moves beyond the conventional Western-centric narrative, reaching back to antiquity to trace the pre-modern origins of war within states."--Provided by publisher.
Subject Insurgency -- History.
Counterinsurgency -- History.
History.
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