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By U.S. Government,Strategic Studies Institute,U.S. Military

ISBN-10: 147839384X

ISBN-13: 9781478393849

This specified e-book, which reviews the efforts of the USA in Afghanistan, discusses power corrective measures that may be utilized to destiny abnormal battle and "nation-building" missions particularly and American nationwide protection affairs extra in general. half I, "The problem of Afghanistan" and its 3 chapters, deals an research of the scope and intensity of the demanding situations confronting the coalition within the Afghan theater of operations, in addition to an exam of appropriate U.S. pursuits, thoughts, and dangers. bankruptcy 2 describes the wide scope and impressive complexity of abnormal struggle and "nation-building" missions. bankruptcy three considers the moving nature of U.S. nationwide defense pursuits in Afghanistan and the sector, whereas additionally providing a cartoon of the numerous causes and pursuits of different key nationwide and transnational actors retaining their very own stakes within the outcome.

The moment a part of the ebook, "Disjointed rules and Organizational Structures," includes 4 chapters, which current an research of the basis motives of our strategic and interagency problems in assembly the demanding situations defined partially I. whereas bankruptcy four severely examines and assesses the U.S. Government's national-level strategic tips for Afghanistan, bankruptcy five analyzes the main organizational cultural norms, current middle expertise, and comparative assets of the foremost U.S. businesses charged with assembly the calls for of that tips. bankruptcy 6 seems at once on the shortfalls of the U.S. Government's interagency doctrine, buildings, and techniques for integrating organization attempt as they observe to the case of Afghanistan. construction on those findings, bankruptcy 7 concludes this portion of the e-book by means of cataloguing the corresponding detrimental and mostly unsurprising result of this strategic disjointedness and disunity of attempt, all positioned in the context of a really hard set of Afghan circumstances.

The 3rd a part of the publication, "Potential Solutions," considers typically proposed capability treatments to our strategic and interagency difficulties, examines their customers for fulfillment, and proposes an alternative set of organizational recommendations.

Part I: The problem of Afghanistan * 1: Defining the Afghan challenge * 2: The Scope of abnormal war and "Nation-Building" * three: Evolving U.S. Strategic pursuits, suggestions, and dangers * half II: Disjointed regulations and Organizational constructions * four: Disjointed regulations, concepts, and targets. * five: A conflict of Organizational Cultures and assets * 6: Disunified Interagency buildings, strategies, and energy * 7: The Unsurprising and asymmetric effects. * half III: capability suggestions * eight: in general Proposed suggestions and defective Assumptions * nine: crucial components of Any possible and potent resolution. * 10: a manner Ahead-The NSC, Combatant instructions, and USRADCOM * a quick Epilogue: considering the Context and way forward for "Nation-Building" * Bibliography * Acronyms and Abbreviations

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