"The Savage Wars of Peace": Toward a New Paradigm of Peace Operations

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John T. Fishel
Westview Press, 1998 - Political Science - 244 pages
A historical overview of UN and non-UN peace operations, this book provides a theoretical framework for informing U.S. military doctrine as it relates to peacekeeping. The contributors, who are drawn from scholars, soldiers, diplomats, and security consultants, lay out the political and strategic context for peace operations and present case studies on traditional, aggravated, and enforcement operations, including UNPROFOR, UNOSOM II, UNFICYP-Cypress, ONUC-Congo.

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John T. Fishel is at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College.

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