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Author Carafano, James Jay, 1955-

Title Private sector, public wars : contractors in combat-- Afghanistan, Iraq, and future conflicts / James Jay Carafano.

Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger Security International, [2008]
©2008

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 UniM Bail  355.6 CARA    AVAILABLE
Physical description 242 pages ; 25 cm.
Series The changing face of war, 1937-5271.
Changing face of war. 1937-5271.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [209]-225) and index.
Contents Prologue: A Farewell to Arms 1 -- Chapter 1 How We Got Here 14 -- Chapter 2 Where We Are 40 -- Chapter 3 How It Works 69 -- Chapter 4 What It's Like 91 -- Chapter 5 Why We Can't Go Back 113 -- Chapter 6 Why We Hate 136 -- Chapter 7 How We Have Changed 160 -- Chapter 8 How We Make It Better 182 -- Epilogue: The Future of War 204.
Subject Defense industries.
Contracting out -- United States.
Defense contracts -- Iraq.
Defense contracts -- Afghanistan.
Civil-military relations -- United States.
Private security services -- United States.
Mercenary troops -- United States.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Civilian employees.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Procurement.
ISBN 9780275994785 (alk. paper)
0275994783 (alk. paper)