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Author Westbrook, David A

Title Deploying ourselves : Islamist violence and the responsible projection of U.S. force / David A. Westbrook

Publ Info Boulder, Colo. : Paradigm Publishers, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  JZ1480 .W47 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 210 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series New worlds series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Looking outward : military force as political speech -- Looking inward : national interests vs. bueraucratic objectives -- Overview of the argument -- Naming the enemy -- Political subjects -- Politics is now -- The modernism of radical neofundamentalism -- All politics is spatial -- Bin Laden's challenge -- Ideological abstraction and concrete presence -- Peacetime contents -- Wartime contests -- New world security -- The department of foreign affairs -- The department of military operations -- The reintegration of intelligence -- Against Thucydides
LC subject United States -- Foreign relations -- 21st century
United States -- Military policy
National security -- United States
Intelligence service -- United States
Islamic fundamentalism -- Government policy -- United States
Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States
ISBN 9781594517433 (hc : alk. paper)
1594517436 (hc : alk. paper)
9781594517440 (pbk : alk. paper)
1594517444 (pbk : alk. paper)