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Conflict of Myths

The Development of American Counterinsurgency Doctrine and the Vietnam War

by Larry E. Cable

  • 246 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • World history,
  • U.S. Foreign Relations,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975,
  • Other Geographical Groupings, Oceans & Seas,
  • USA,
  • Military policy,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • UNITED STATES_FOREIGN RELATIONS_VIETNAM,
  • VIETNAM WAR, 1961-1975_MORAL ASPECTS,
  • Counterinsurgency,
  • United States,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8044621M
    ISBN 100814714013
    ISBN 109780814714010

    Age of Myth inaugurates another six-book series set in Elan. Since time immemorial, humans have worshipped the gods they call Fhrey, truly a race apart: invincible in battle, masters of magic, and seemingly immortal. But when a god falls to a human blade, the balance of power between humans and those they thought were gods changes forever/5(K). Anti-Semitism Biography History Holocaust Israel Israel Education Myths & Facts Politics Religion Travel US & Israel Vital Stats Women. Myths & Facts A Guide to the Arab-Israeli Conflict. Chapters Index Exclusives Fact Sheets Videos Primary Sources Foreign Language BUY NOW. Join our mailing list. Join. Support JVL. Donate.

    Since war has raged in the Congo while the world has looked away. Waves of armed conflict and atrocities against civilians have resulted in over three million casualties, making this one of the bloodiest yet least understood conflicts of recent The Congo Wars Thomas Turner provides the first in-depth analysis of what happened. The book describes a resource-rich region, suffering 4/5(1). Hertz is also the publisher and sponsor of books and articles regarding Israel and the Arab-Israeli conflict. Most notably are Myths and Facts, a Guide to the Arab-Israeli conflict (September, edition). Reply, a reply to the Advisory Opinion of 9 July by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) (, ); This Land is My Land, Mandate for Palestine - The legal aspects of Jewish.

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Conflict of Myths by Larry E. Cable Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Conflict of Myths is an in-depth devastating critique of how the U.S. government and its military services approached and misconceived the problems of guerilla warfare and counterinsurgency conflict in general, and in Vietnam in particular. It is also a first-rate overview built on original sources of how military institutions make and revise strategic by: Conflict of Myths book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Conflict of Myths is an in-depth devastating critique of how the /5. Conflict of Myths: The Development of American Counterinsurgency Doctrine and the Vietnam War Hardcover – January 1, byAuthor: Larry E. Cable.

Conflict of myths the development of American counterinsurgency doctrine and the Vietnam War by Larry E. Cable. Published by New York University Press in New York. Written in EnglishPages: His books include Conflict of Myths () and Unholy Grail ().

(from Shimer College Wiki) Larry Cable (b. ) was an American military historian specializing in the Vietnam war and counterinsurgency/5. Conflict of Myths by Larry E. Cable,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(9). The Conflict Myth and the Biblical Tradition advances our understanding of the conflict topos in ancient west Asian and early Jewish and Christian literatures and of how mythological and religious ideas are used both to validate and render normative particular ideologies and socio-political arrangements, and to delegitimize and invalidate others.5/5(1).

Myths and Facts: A Guide to the Arab-Israeli Conflict. By Mitchell G Bard Anyone wanting to know the TRUTH about the Arab-Israeli conflict could do no better than Mitchell G Bard's fascinating book.

This book provides the reader with all the essential facts about this long-running conflict stretching back to the s/5(21). Myths and Facts: A Guide to the Arab-Israeli Conflict Paperback – Decem by Mitchell G.

Bard (Author) out of 5 stars 52 ratings. See all 15 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(47). Because of the nature of the conflict, the book would tend to become outdated quickly. The edition I own was published in and therefore doesnt include information regarding the Hezbollah war of or the I don’t believe Myths and Facts was intended to be read from cover to cover, but rather to be kept handy and referred to in need/5.

"Conflict of Myths is an in-depth devastating critique of how the U.S. government and its military services approached and misconceived the problems of guerilla warfare and counterinsurgency conflict in general, and in Vietnam in particular.

The Conflict Myth & the Biblical Tradition traces conflict myth as an ideological tool for legitimization, or de-legitimization, of political entities throughout ancient West Asia. An assistant professor at Rutgers University in the Department of Religion, author Debra Scoggins Ballentine specializes in the Hebrew Bible and ancient Near Eastern religions.

Myths about Conflict. Defining Conflict: An expressed struggle between at least interdependent parties who perceive incompatible goals, scarce resources, and interference from others in achieving their goals.

Myth: Harmony is normal, conflict is abnormal. Reality: Conflict an inevitable and normal part of the cycle of enduring relationships.

This is why, as this book discusses, Israel has repeatedly sought compromises, often at great risk, that would bring an end to the conflict. Each time a new peace initiative is launched, our hopes are raised that we will not need to publish another edition of Myths and.

Conflict of myths: the development of American counterinsurgency doctrine and the Vietnam War. One of the greatest challenges in storytelling is knowing exactly which scenes to write.

To find the right scenes, first find the conflict in a story. Mapping your characters' relationships and their goals will show you where the points of conflict are.

The End of the Myth is a powerful and painful book, clear-sighted, meticulous and damning. Grandin writes with learned, punchy elegance, as Author: Ben Ehrenreich. Effective communication and conflict resolution is the underpinning of any high-performing organization. By understanding five common conflict resolution myths, you can empower those in your organization to communicate clearly with results that will be felt all the way to the bottom line.

"The Power of Myth" by Joseph Campbell with Bill Moyers is one of the most amazing books you will ever read or experience. Campbell, the late professor of Comparative Mythology at Sarah Lawrence University, wrote on ideas touching upon every facet of life and his ideas have inspired all types of artistic and creative expression/5.

In "A Thousand Splendid Suns" by Khaled Hosseini, the conflict of the book mirrors the time period it occurs through the depiction of war and animosity that occurred in real life. The setting of the story takes place in Afghanistan from the s to the s, and during this time period in Afghanistan, the country was struggling with poverty.

Myths, Misdeeds, and Misunderstandings: The Roots of Conflict in U.S.-Mexican Relations Jaime E. Rodriguez, Jaime E. Rodríguez O., Kathryn Vincent Rowman & Littlefield, - Political Science -. Thus the book of Joshua, as I will explore in later posts, legitimizes, or de-legitimizes, Israel’s actions based upon the conflict myth in which Yahweh was understood to have acted.

Finally, the ideology is active within the socio-political context of the literature and also literary context, and both should be taken into consideration.The Conflict Myth and the Biblical Tradition advances our understanding of the conflict topos in ancient west Asian and early Jewish and Christian literatures and of how mythological and religious ideas are used both to validate and render normative particular ideologies and socio-political arrangements, and to delegitimize and invalidate others.