Warning, Response and Deterrence
Series: Studies in Intelligence
This volume comprises a selection of essays by Prof. James Wirtz on the theory of surprise in intelligence studies. The theory of surprise offers an explanation for why weak parties in a nascent conflict are attracted to the prospect of confronting stronger opponents with a fait accompli...
To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge
Stability from the Sea
This edited volume explores stability, security, transition and reconstruction operations (SSTR), highlighting the challenges and opportunities they create for the US Navy. The book argues that SSTR operations are challenging because they create new missions and basing modes, and signal a return...
Published November 7th 2008 by Routledge