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Author Goldenberg, Ilan, author

Title Defeating the Islamic State : a bottom-up approach / Ilan Goldenberg, Nicholas A. Heras, and Paul Scharre
Published Washington, DC : Center for a New American Security, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (61 pages) : color illustrations, color maps
Contents Executive summary -- A new approach -- Build coherent regional opposition groups from the bottom up -- Expand U.S. military operations -- Increase leverage with external actors -- Reestablish governance and negotiate a political end-state -- Conclusion : mitigate the risks and look beyond Iraq and Syria
Summary "Proposes a strategy based on four key interlocking efforts and then describes how these efforts can be applied region by region in western Iraq, eastern Syria, southwest Syria, and northwest Syria"--Publisher's web site
Notes "A report of the CNAS ISIS Study Group."
"June 2016."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 46-61)
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (CNAS, viewed June 24, 2016)
Subject IS (Organization)
IS (Organization)
Terrorism -- Prevention
Terrorism -- Prevention.
Form Electronic book
Author Heras, Nicholas A., author
Scharre, Paul, author
Center for a New American Security, publisher
Center for a New American Security. ISIS Study Group, issuing body
Other Titles Middle-East security