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Title Rethinking contemporary warfare : a sociological view of the Al-Aqsa Intifada / Eyal Ben-Ari [and others]
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (204 pages)
Series SUNY series in Israeli studies
SUNY series in Israeli studies.
Contents Methodology, analysis, positions -- Schoolbook wars, textbook units -- War on the frontier? : a hybrid conflict? -- The IDF re-acts -- Loose-coupling, remote control, and organizational adaptation -- Swift trust, speedy organizing : cohesion and modularity in military operations -- "Tactical bubbles," "civilian seductions," and "three-block warfare" : the military, the city, and urban combat -- The sociology and psychology of contemporary urban warfare -- Technology, gender, and new combat roles : patrolling the separation barrier -- "Human rights," "precision warfare," and violence : minimizing casualties and the Al-Aqsa Intifada
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Israel. Tseva haganah le-Yiśraʼel -- History -- 21st century.
Al-Aqsa Intifada, 2000-
Al-Aqsa Intifada, 2000- -- Social aspects.
Combat -- Social aspects -- Israel -- History -- 21st century.
Combat -- Social aspects -- West Bank -- History -- 21st century.
Soldiers -- Israel -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Urban warfare -- Israel -- History -- 21st century.
Urban warfare -- West Bank -- History -- 21st century.
War and society -- Israel -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Ben-Ari, Eyal, 1953-
LC no. 2009051684
ISBN 1438431864 (ebook)
144165819X (electronic bk.)
9781438431864 (ebook)
9781441658197 (electronic bk.)