WARFARE IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY


June 2009

Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
Maxwell AFB, AL


Contents

For additional information on this topic, see bibliographies:  Special Operations 2005 and  Terrorism 2008  (see sections on Counterinsurgency and Counterterrorism) and for historic information see:  Asymmetric Warfare 2006;  and Irregular Warfare 2007.

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Airpower Aspects


Internet Resources (Student Research)

Barber, Thomas D.  Airpower in Counterinsurgency:  The Search for Missing Doctrine.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, May 2007.  24 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA470743

Volpe, Kevin.  Persistent or Continuous?  US Carrier Aviation in Irregular Warfare.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, January 2008.  35 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA490808


Books

Air Power in the New Counterinsurgency Era:  The Strategic Importance of USAF Advisory and Assistance Missions, by Allan Vick and others.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2006.  180 p.
"The Department of Defense in recent years has shifted from a focus on sizing and shaping its forces to meet specific war plans to policies based on capabilities that can be directed toward a spectrum of missions." - Abstract
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2006/RAND_MG509.pdf
Book call no.:  358.41425 A298

Beck, Glenn.  Offensive Air Power in Counter-Insurgency Operations:  Putting Theory into Practice.  Tuggeranong, Australia, Air Power Development Centre, 2008.  58 p. (Paper (RAAF Air Power Development Centre) no. 26)
Book call no.:  358.403 B393o

Lambeth, Benjamin S.  Air Power Against Terror:  America's Conduct of Operation Enduring Freedom.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2005.  411 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2006/RAND_MG166-1.pdf
Book call no.:  958.1047 L221a

Thornton, Rod.  Asymmetric Warfare:  Threat and Response in the Twenty-First Century.  Malden, MA, Polity Press, 2007.  241 p.
Of special interest could be chapter 4:  Asymmetry and Air Power, pp 78-101.
Book call no.:  355.42 T514a


Documents

Air Force Symposium 2007:  Counterinsurgency.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University, April 2007.  256 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42764-443

Gray, Steven G.  The Changing Role of Airpower Against Transnational Sanctuaries.  Washington and Maxwell AFB, AL, Georgetown University and Air University, April 2007.  42 p.
Air Force Fellows
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=downloadpaper&objectid=73f98c98-1fd1-4f0b-a420-3f29ad3f2851&rs=PublishedSearch
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42252-91 G778c

McFeely, Eugene L.  Balancing Kinetic Effects of Airpower with Counterinsurgency Objectives in Afghanistan.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, January 2009.  28 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA494289
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 M144b

O'Halloran, Michael A.  A Kill Is a Kill:  Asymmetrically Attacking United States Airpower.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2000 or 1999.  60 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA391500
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43998-1a O36k


Documents (Student Research
)

Barr, Robert S.  Can "Airpower" Counter the Asymmetric Threat?  Factors Influencing the Employment of Air Power Against International Terrorist Threats.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2001.  31 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA408803
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 B2683c

Burgess, Josh C.  The New Air Commando:  Smart Transformation of Combat Aviation Advisory Forces.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2006.  25 p.
"This study examines the strategic relevance of combat aviation advisory (CAA) forces within the framework of irregular warfare (IW), including foreign internal defense (FID), counterinsurgency (COIN), and unconventional warfare (UW). It goes on to examine the need to increase the size of those forces and looks at potential figure structures for the larger CAA organization." - Abstract.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 B553n

Byrge, Thomas A, Jr.  The Air Force and the War on Terror.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 2006.  15 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA449641
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 B995a

Christ, Sarah J.  The Relevance of Air Force Combat Support in Asymmetric Conflict.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  31 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 C5545r

Conley, David H., Jr.  The Utility of Conventional Ballistic Missiles in Asymmetric Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  35 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 C75214u

Davis, Arthur D.  Back to the Basics:  An Aviation Solution to Counter-Insurgency Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2005.  37 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA476254
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 D2614b

Dertien, Evan C. and Felt, Eric J.  Persistent Surveillance:  Maximizing Airpower Effectiveness in Irregular Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University, April 2007.  58 p.
Air Force Fellows
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=downloadpaper&objectid=b80d9a2e-f92f-4e84-91c7-75cf5abb80cc&rs=PublishedSearch
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42252-91 D438p

Eaglin, David S.  The Forgotten Lessons of Counterinsurgency (COIN):  Can the USAF Finally Sustain the COIN Momentum?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  38 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 E113f

FitzPatrick, Brian S.  The Application of Airpower to U.S. Navy Riverine Squadrons During Counterinsurgency Operations.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2008.  47 p.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=downloadpaper&objectid=17ec406a-a5ee-479d-97e9-562ed67506a5&rs=PublishedSearch
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 F559a

Gibson, Jason A.  Creative Logistics:  The Evolving Ways of Sustaining Conventional Airpower in Irregular Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2008.  32 p.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=downloadpaper&objectid=8d399769-f507-4d67-909e-867c93f9c32c&rs=PublishedSearch
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 G4492c

Hoffman, Patricia D.  Seeking Shadows in the Sky:  The Strategy of Air Guerrilla Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Airpower Studies, 2001.  55 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA391668
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43998-1a H711s

Jost, Stephen F.  Come Dry off:  A Case Against US Kinetic Airstrike Operations in Modern-Day Asymmetric Conflict.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  38 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 J845c

Kostelnik, Edward A.  Airmen First:  Shaping the Expeditionary Force for Counterinsurgency.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, September 2006.  82 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA457349
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 K862a

Kreuder, Gregory.  Sharpening the Needle:  Non-Lethal Air Power for Joint Urban Operations 2020.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2008.  34 p.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=downloadpaper&objectid=a8cf4303-33af-46bf-bf51-a73378fcca5d&rs=PublishedSearch
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 K927s

Simpson, Mark H.  The Expeditionary Air Operations Center.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, February 2000.  26 p.
"Offers a radical if not heretical approach to leverage emerging technologies and redefine the venerable Air Operations Center."
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA379717
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 S613e

Thompson, Steve.  Joint Air Doctrine in the Global War on Terror.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2004.  18 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA425938
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 T494u

Wallace, Charles J.  Airpower Against "Irregular" Adversaries:  How Terrorist, Insurgent, and Guerrilla Forces Have Attempted to Negate Airstrikes.  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, June 2006.  115 p.
Also available online at:  https://research.au.af.mil/papers/ay2006/saas/Wallace.pdf
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43998-1 W187a

Webb, Gary C.  Between Iraq and a Hard Place:  Fighting Guerrilla Warfare in the Air.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, May 2001.  30 p.
Also available online at:  https://research.maxwell.af.mil/papers/ay2001/awc/webb.pdf
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 W3661b

Weens, Max C.  An Air Force for the Long War and Beyond.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2008.  54 p.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/q_mod_be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153/q_act_downloadpaper/q_obj_0f76dcb5-dbdb-4f58-b027-9a52d5986341/display.aspx?rs=enginespage
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 W397a

Wiggins, Perry L.  Army Aviation's Objective Force for the 21st Century.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, April 2003.  38p
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA415823
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 W655a


Periodicals

Al-Khuzaai, Qaaid K. M.  The Use of Airpower in Combating Terrorism in Iraq.  Air & Space Power Journal 23:11-18 Spring 2009.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1708120981&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Bagnato, Charles.  Airpower in a Small War:  Airpower Is an Integral and Necessary Part of the Scheme of Maneuver.  Marine Corps Gazette 92:61-67 September 2008.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1550076431&sid=2&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Ball, A. Thomas, Jr.  Lightning Strike:  Aviation Employment Concepts from the Battlefields of Iraq.  Army Aviation 56:42+ December 2007.

Beebe, Kenneth.  The Air Force's Missing Doctrine:  How the U.S. Air Force Ignores Counterinsurgency.  Air & Space Power Journal 20:27-34 Spring 2006.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1008568711&sid=3&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Belliflower, John W.  The Indirect Approach.  Armed Forces Journal 144:12-16+ January 2007.
Thinking continues to be grounded in a theory of strategic attack that fails to maximize air power's utility in small wars.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Belote, Howard D.  Counterinsurgency Airpower:  Air-Ground Integration for the Long War.  Air & Space Power Journal 20:55-64 Fall 2006.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1261925671&sid=4&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Bergeron, Randy G.  Air Power in the Global War on Terror:  The Perspective from the Ground.  Air Power History 55:20-27 Summer 2008.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1527173761&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Brown, Jason M.  To Bomb or Not to Bomb?  Counterinsurgency, Airpower and Dynamic Targeting.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:75-85 Winter 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1395185131&sid=5&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Burg, Gary L.  Asymmetric Air Support.  Air & Space Power Journal 22:34-38 Winter 2008.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1613138941&sid=6&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Caffrey, Craig.  USAF Moves to Address Future Force Conundrum.  Jane's Defence Weekly 45:30 September 24, 2008.
A balance between preparing for the demands of irregular and conventional warfare.

Cavallaro, Gina.  Helo Downings Provoke Shift in Army Flight Tactics.  Army Times 67:20 February 19, 2007.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Clodfelter, Mark.  Airpower Versus Asymmetric Enemies:  A Framework for Evaluating Effectiveness.  Air & Space Power Journal 16:37-46 Fall 2002.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=243993281&sid=7&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Copley, Gregory R.  Overcoming the "Besieged Castle" Syndrome.  Defense & Foreign Affairs Strategic Policy 35,no. 3:12-14 2007.
The case of marrying UAVs to obsolescing C-130s.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1262386451&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Corum, James S.  On Airpower, Land Power, and Counterinsurgency - Getting Doctrine Right.  Joint Force Quarterly 49:93-97 April 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=31425534&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Crane, Conrad C.  Minting COIN:  Principles and Imperatives for Combating Insurgency.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:57-62 Winter 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1395185111&sid=5&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Downs, Michael L.  Rethinking the Combined Force Air Component Commander's Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Approach to Counterinsurgency.  Air & Space Power Journal 22:67-76 Fall 2008.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1560009231&sid=8&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Downs, William B.  Unconventional Airpower.  Air & Space Power Journal 19:20-25 Spring 2005.
"Broadly outlines a doctrine of unconventional airpower for these missions and recommends modifications in force structure and tactics that will help execute that doctrine successfully on the battlefield." - Abstract
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=834474071&sid=9&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Dunlap, Charles J., Jr.  Air-Minded Considerations for Joint Counterinsurgency Doctrine.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:63-74 Winter 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1395185121&sid=5&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Dunlap, Charles J., Jr.  Developing Joint Counterinsurgency Doctrine:  An Airman's Perspective.  Joint Force Quarterly 49:86-92 April 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=31425533&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Erwin, Sandra I.  Tough Calls:  In Today's Wars, Airstrikes under Fire.  National Defense 92:46-49 May 2008.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1481644631&sid=10&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Grant, Rebecca.  Armed Overwatch:  In Recent Years, Close Air Support Has Undergone Something Like a Revolution.  Air Force Magazine 91:40-44 December 2008.
Also available online at:  http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2008/December%202008/1208overwatch.aspx

Grant, Rebecca.  The Six Phases of Airpower:  Beware a Well-Intentioned Effort to Give Irregular Warfare a Superior Place in Air-Dominance Planning.  Air Force Magazine 92:46-50 January 2009.
Also available online at:  http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2009/January%202009/0109airpower.aspx

Gray, Peter W.  Air Power:  The Asymmetric Edge.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review 5:1-19 Autumn 2002.

Haendschke, Ernie.  Adding Less-Lethal Arrows to the Quiver for Counterinsurgency Air Operations.  Air & Space Power Journal 22:33-43 Summer 2008.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1496715601&sid=10&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Holmes, Erik.  Air Force Develops New Irregular Warfare Doctrine.  Air Force Times 68:18 September 10, 2007.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Holmes, Erik.  A More Flexible Airlift Fleet:  Study Advocates Smaller Aircraft to Support Fights of the Future.  Air Force Times 68:18 November 19, 2007.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Ireton, Collin T.  Shifting the Air Force's Support Ideology to Exploit Combined Arms in a Close Fight.  Air & Space Power Journal 22:85-94 Winter 2008.

Johnson, Paul.  'Air Rollback':  Tactical Targets... Independent Air Power?  Royal Air Force Air Power Review 6:75-88 December 2003.

Karsner, Christian M.  21st Century Relevance of Mao's Theory on Popular Support in Guerrilla Warfare.  Special Warfare 17:30-34 February 2005.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=834479071&sid=7&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Kemsley, Harry.  Combat Air Power in Irregular Warfare:  Operational Utility, the Lack of Narrative and Risk of Strategic Failure.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review 10:14-49 Summer 2007.

Larribau, Tim.  A New Form of Air Warfare.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:27-32 Autumn 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1336304941&sid=11&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Maitre, Benjamin R.  The Paradox of Irregular Airpower.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:36-41 Winter 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1395185081&sid=5&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Meilinger, Phillip S.  Counterinsurgency from Above.  Air Force Magazine 91:36-39 July 2008.
Endorses the case for emphasizing airpower in the nation's "small wars."
Also available online at:  http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2008/July%202008/0708COIN.aspx

Munroe, George M.  The Rebirth of the Outback Air Force.  Armed Forces Journal 145:16-21+ February 2008.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Passant, John E.  The Right Aircraft for the Fight:  Counterinsurgency Requires Us to Go 'Back to the Future.'  Marine Corps Gazette 92:30-36 March 2008.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1442979911&sid=7&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Peck, Alan G.  Airpower's Crucial Role in Irregular Warfare.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:10-15 Summer 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1295266391&sid=12&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Read, Robyn.  Irregular Warfare and the US Air Force:  The Way Ahead.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:42-52 Winter 2007.
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Richfield, Paul.  Killer Bees:  Network-Centric Technology Could Make Light Aircraft Key in Fight Against Insurgents.  Air Force Times 67:16-17 January 15, 2007.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Rolfsen, Bruce.  Air Force Wants New, Cheap Aircraft for Irregular Wars.  Air Force Times 69:26 December 8, 2008.
Also available online at: http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Sherman, Jason.  The Drone Wars.  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists 61:28-37 September-October 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=18128355&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Skinner, Tony.  Airborne Surveillance Emerges as Key in the Fight Against IEDs.  Jane's Defence Weekly 43:5 January 25, 2006.

Slife, Jim.  Shootdown Solution:  Although Counterintuitive to Helicopter Pilots, Flying High May Be the Best Protection Against Shootdowns.  Armed Forces Journal 144:16-20+ June 2007.
Also available online at: http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Smyth, Paul.  Addressing the Growing Importance of the 'Durand Line':  A Role for the RAPTOR?  RUSI Journal 153:32-38 August 2008.

Streetly, Martin.  Briefing:  Use of Airborne Assets to Defeat IEDs.  Jane's Defence Weekly 44:24-27+ August 8, 2007.

Streetly, Martin.  Visionary Force:  Unusual Platform Step up to Play Evolving ISR Role.  Jane's International Defence Review 42:50-53 January 2009.

Tigner, Brooks and Hodge, Nathan.  Rising to the Challenge:  Counter IED Technology Looks to the Skies.  Jane's International Defence Review 42:42-44+ February 2009.

Withington, Thomas.  Counterinsurgency Requirements Could See the Return of Turboprops to Combat.  Jane's International Defence Review 41:47-48 October 2008.


Asymmetric Warfare



 Internet Resources

The Air Force's Role in Irregular Warfare and Counterinsurgency.  Brookings April 2009.
Available online at:  http://www.brookings.edu/events/2009/0424_air_force.aspx
On April 24, the 21st Century Defense Initiative at Brookings hosted General Norton A. Schwartz, Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, for a discussion of the Air Force’s strategic and operational role in conducting irregular warfare and counterinsurgency operations."

Asymmetric Conflict, Asymmetrical Warfare.  Air University Center for Strategy and Technology, Future Studies & Future Conflict Studies.
Available online at:  http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-futr.htm#asymmetric

Asymmetric Warfare Threats Intensify.  Military Periscope Special Reports February 17, 2009.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=36618125&site=ehost-live

Dealing with Today's Asymmetric Threat to U.S. and Global Security:  The Need for an Integrated National Asymmetric Threat Strategy.  Arlington, VA, CACI International, 2008.
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA485280
"Summary of the personal remarks made by participants at the May 2008 symposium, “Dealing with Today’s Asymmetric Threat to U.S. and Global Security,” co-sponsored by CACI International Inc (CACI) and the National Defense University (NDU)."

Lambakis, Steven J., Kiras, James, and Kolet, Kristin.  Understanding "Asymmetric" Threats to the United States.  Fairfax, VA, National Institute for Public Policy, 2002.
Available online at:  http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=0149-5933&volume=21&issue=4&spage=241



Internet Resource (Student Research)

Pomper, Stephen D.  The Principles of Asymmetry.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army Command and General Staff College, May 2005.  71 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA441782


Books

Asymmetry and Complexity:  Selected Papers from the 2005 Rowell Seminar and the 2005 Chief of Army's Conference, edited by Scott Hopkins.  Canberra, Australia, Land Warfare Studies Centre, 2007.  130 p. (Study Paper Land Warfare Studies Center Australia no. 308)
Also available online at:  http://www.defence.gov.au/Army/lwsc/docs/SP_308.pdf
Book call no.:  355.42 A8611

The Barbarization of Warfare, edited by George Kassimeris.  New York, New York University Press, 2006.  321 p.
The Laws of War in the Age of Asymmetric Conflict by Anthony Dworkin, pp 220-237.
Book call no.:  355.02 B229

Barnett, Roger W.  Asymmetrical Warfare:  Today's Challenge to U.S. Military Power.  Washington, Brassey's, 2003.  183 p.
Book call no.:  355.033573 B261a

Blank, Stephen.  Rethinking Asymmetric Threats.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, Army War College, September 2003.  63 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.strategicstudiesinstitute.army.mil/pubs/display.cfm?pubID=103
Book call no.:  355.42 B642r

Buffaloe, David L.  Defining Asymmetric Warfare.  Arlington, VA, Institute of Land Warfare, Association of the United States Army, 2006.  34 p. (Land Warfare Papers, no.58)
Also available online at:  http://www.ausa.org/PDFdocs/LWPapers/LWP_58.pdf
Book call no.:  355.42 B929d

Carr, Christopher.  Kalashnikov Culture:  Small Arms Proliferation and Irregular Warfare.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2008.  185 p. (PSI Reports)
Book call no.:  355.42 C311k

Cordesman, Anthony H.  Terrorism, Asymmetric Warfare, and Weapons of Mass Destruction; Defending the U.S. Homeland.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 2002.  448 p.
"Published in cooperation with the Center for Strategic and International Studies."
Book call no.:  355.033073 C794t

Dangerous Thresholds:  Managing Escalation in the 21st Century, edited by Forrest E. Morgan and others.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2008.  245 p.
Chapter 5:  Escalation in Irregular Warfare.
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2008/RAND_MG614.pdf
Book call no.:  355.02 D182

Dannreuther, Roland.  International Security:  The Contemporary Agenda.  Malden, MA, Polity Press, 2007.  263 p.
Asymmetric Power and Asymmetric Threats, pp 165-208.
Book call no.:  355.033 D189i

Drew, Dennis M. and Snow, Donald M.  Making Twenty-First-Century Strategy:  An Introduction to Modern National Security Processes and Problems.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, November 2006.  268 p.
Asymmetrical Warfare Strategies, pp 131-187.
Book call no.:  355.03 D776ma

Ewans, Martin.  Conflict in Afghanistan:  Studies in Asymmetric Warfare.  New York, Routledge, 2005.  198 p.
Book call no.:  355.42 E94c

Gray, Colin S.  War, Peace and International Relations:  An Introduction to Strategic History.  New York, Routledge, 2007.  306 p.
Irregular Warfare:  Guerrillas, Insurgents and Terrorists, pp 245-263.
Book call no.:  355.0209 G778w

Hammes, Thomas X.  The Sling and the Stone:  On War in the 21st Century.  St. Paul, MN, Zenith Press, 2004. 
Book call no.:  355.0218 H224s

A Handbook of American Military History:  From the Revolutionary War to the Present, edited by Jerry K. Sweeney.  Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press, 2006.  383 p.
Book call no.:  355.00973 H2362006

Krause, Michael G.  Square Pegs for Round Holes:  Current Approaches to Future Warfare and the Need to Adapt.  Duntroon, Australia, Land Warfare Studies Centre, 2007.  41 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.defence.gov.au/Army/LWSC/docs/WP_132.pdf
Book call no.:  355.02 K911s

Kueter, Jeff and Kleinberg, Howard.  The Cruise Missile Challenge:  Designing a Defense Against Asymmetric Threats.  Washington, George C. Marshall Institute, 2007.  54 p.
Also available online at:  http://marshall.org/pdf/materials/522.pdf
Book call no.:  358.174 K95c

Lowther, Adam B.  Americans and Asymmetric Conflict:  Lebanon, Somalia, and Afghanistan.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2007.  233 p. (PSI Reports)
Book call no.:  355.42 L922a

Metz, Steven and Johnson, Douglas V., II.  Asymmetry and U.S. Military Strategy:  Definition, Background, and Strategic Concepts.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, Army War College, 2001.  25 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.carlisle.army.mil/ssi/pdffiles/00216.pdf
Book call no.:  355.033573 M596aa

A Nation at War in an Era of Strategic Change, edited by Williamson Murray.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, Army War College, September 2004.  371 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.carlisle.army.mil/ssi/pdffiles/PUB580.pdf
Book call no.:  355.033573 N2774

Political Asymmetries in the Era of Globalization:  The Asymmetric Security and Defense Relations from a Worldwide View, edited by Josef Schrofl.  New York, Lang, 2007.  205 p.
Book call no.:  327.101 P7691

Schultz, Richards H. and others.  Armed Groups:  A Tier-One Security Priority.  Colorado Springs, CO, USAF Institute for National Security Studies, USAF Academy, 2004.  91 p. (INSS Occasional Paper, no.57)
Also available online at:  http://www.usafa.af.mil/df/inss/OCP/ocp57.pdf
Book call no.:  355.0218 S387a

Thornton, Rod.  Asymmetric Warfare:  Threat and Response in the Twenty-First Century.  Malden, MA, Polity Press, 2007.  241 p.
Of special interest could be chapter 4:  Asymmetry and Air Power, pp 78-101.
Book call no.:  355.42 T514a

Womack, Brantley.  China and Vietnam:  The Politics of Asymmetry.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2006.  281 p.
Chapter 11:  Change and Structure in Asymmetry.
Book call no.:  327.510597 W872c


Documents

Kineer, Bradley A.  Asymmetric Warfare - Exposing America's Weakness.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, April 2003.  35 p.
Also available online at:  https://research.maxwell.af.mil/papers/ay2003/acsc/03-1261.pdf
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 K552a

Tillson, John C. and others.  Learning to Adapt to Asymmetric Threats.  Alexandria, VA, Institute for Defense Analyses, August 2005 (IDA Document; D-3114)
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA442427
Doc. call no.:  M-U 40381-41 no. 3114


Documents (Student Research)

Bolgiano, David G.  Training America's Strategic Corporals.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, December 2008.  24 p.
"Proposes that U.S. Joint Forces Command develop, manage and sustain a use of deadly force instructors certification program that would ensure joint standards for master trainers from the diverse services on well-defined yet routinely ignored universal truths concerning not only the law, but also the tactical realities surrounding deadly force encounters." - Abstract
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA494756
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 B688t

Christ, Sarah J.  The Relevance of Air Force Combat Support in Asymmetric Conflict.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  31 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 C5545r

Conley, David H., Jr.  The Utility of Conventional Ballistic Missiles in Asymmetric Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  35 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 C75214u

Connor, Robert.  Defeating the Modern Asymmetric Threat.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, June 2002.  159 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA405818
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 C7524d

DHaiti, Ossen J.  Operating Beyond the "Box: " Winning the Asymmetric Battlespace.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, February 2003.  26 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA415437
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 D587u

Hartman, William J.  Globalization and Asymmetrical Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2002.  46 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA420688
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 H331g

Jinn, Guo-Woei.  China's Development of Asymmetric Warfare and the Security of Taiwan, Republic of China.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, December 2004.  87 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA429889
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 J612c

Jost, Stephen F.  Come Dry off:  A Case Against US Kinetic Airstrike Operations in Modern-Day Asymmetric Conflict.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  38 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 J845c

Kirkman, Edric A.  Asymmetrical Threats and Homeland Security Policy:  Is America Ready for an Attack on Its Telecommunications Networks?  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 2005.  28 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA431971
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 K591a

Lindstrom, Magnus.  The Use of Effects Based Operations in Asymmetric Conflicts.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army Command and General Staff College, June 2004.  89 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA428912
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 L753u

Lucker, Joel J.  State Actor Threats in 2025.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2007.  155 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA497566
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 L954s

Pomper, Stephen D.  Asymmetric:  Myth in United States Military Doctrine.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army Command and General Staff College, June 2004.  86 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA428994
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 P788a

Ringler, Dale S.  How the North Vietnamese Won the War:  Operational Art Bends but Does Not Break in Response to Asymmetry.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army Command and General Staff College, 2001.  54 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA389402
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 R581h

Singh, Kikram.  Touchstones for the Military Leadership Engaged in Asymmetrical Warfare.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 2004.  28 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA424177
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 6171t


Periodicals

Ackerman, Robert K.  Asymmetric Missile Threats Loom on the Horizon - Available Technologies Might Offer a Stopgap Solution.  Signal 60:39-43 October 2005.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=913761461&sid=4&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Ancker, Clifton J., III and Burke, Michael D.  Doctrine for Asymmetric Warfare.  Military Review 83:18-25 July-August 2003.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=11445025&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Arreguin-Toft, Ivan.  How the Weak Win Wars:  A Theory of Asymmetric Conflict.  International Security 26:93-128 Summer 2001.
Also available online at:  http://www.jstor.org/stable/3092079

Belliflower, John W.  The Indirect Approach.  Armed Forces Journal 144:12-16+ January 2007.
Thinking continues to be grounded in a theory of strategic attack that fails to maximize air power's utility in small wars.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Blank, Stephen.  Rethinking the Concept of Asymmetric Threats in US Strategy.  Compartive Strategy 23:343-367 October-December 2004.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=15877992&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Bokel, John.  IEDs in Asymmetric Warfare.  Military Technology 31:34-45 2007.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=27392342&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Bowie, Christopher J. and others.  Trends in Future Warfare.  Joint Force Quarterly 35:129-133 Autumn 2004.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=15248352&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Bullock, Mike.  Unconventional Thinking.  Armed Forces Journal 144:22-23 January 2007.
Why would we fight an asymmetric situation with conventional forces?
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Cassidy, Robert M.  Why Great Powers Fight Small Wars Badly.  Military Review 82:41-53 September-October 2000.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=8747763&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Chase, Eric C.  Intelligence Preparation of the (Asymmetric) Battlefield:  Meeting the Challenges When Faced by Uncertainty.  Marine Corps Gazette 93:20-23 February 2009.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1637641111&sid=3&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Comer, Richard.  An Irregular Challenge.  Armed Forces Journal 145:12-15 February 2008.

Crawley, Vince.  Wanted:  Creative Warriors - Pentagon Forming Asymmetric Warfare Group.  Armed Forces Journal 142:16 April 2005.
"Reports on the Asymmetric Warfare Group spearheaded by the US Army in which creative people in and out of the military will join forces to outsmart insurgents and terrorists."

Denton, Peter H.  The End of Asymmetry:  Force Disparity and the Aims of War.  Canadian Military Journal 7:23-28 Summer 2006.
Also available online at:  http://www.journal.dnd.ca/vo7/no2/denton-eng.asp

Eaton, J. G.  The Beauty of Asymmetry:  An Examination of the Context and Practice of Asymmetric and Unconventional Warfare from a Western/Centrist Perspective.  Defence Studies 2:51-82 Spring 2002.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=8961893&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Goulding, Vincent J., Jr.  Back to the Future with Asymmetric Warfare.  Parameters 30:21-30 Winter 2000-2001.
Studies historic asymmetric warfare for lessons learned. Uses the Roman army in Germania and the Russian army in Chechnya.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=4030270&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Gray, Colin S.  Thinking Asymmetrically in Times of Terror.  Parameters 32:5-14 Spring 2002.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=7387572&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Gusentine, R. V.  4th-Generation Warfare:  Our Enemies Play to Their Strengths.  Armed Forces Journal 142:40-44 November 2004.

Jackson, Richard B.  Stick to the High Ground.  Army Lawyer No.386:2-11 July 2005.
"Focuses on the impact of asymmetric warfare on the law of war."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=887235581&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Kemp, Ian.  Up Close and Personal.  Armada International 29:20-22+ December-January 2005-2006.
Survival of warships in the littoral environment depends on defence systems to defeat conventional and asymmetric threat.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=960257931&sid=1&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Lambakis, Steven J.  Reconsidering Asymmetric Warfare.  Joint Force Quarterly No.36:102-108 Winter 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=15946559&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Lee, Steven.  Double Effect, Double Intention, and Asymmetric Warfare.  Journal of Military Ethics 3:233-251 November 2004.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=15243271&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Lovelace, James J. and Votel, Joseph L.  The Asymmetric Warfare Group:  Closing the Capability Gaps.  Army 55:29-32+ March 2005.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=804295891&sid=1&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Manwaring, Max G.  The New Master of Wizard's Chess:  The Real Hugo Chavez and Asymmetric Warfare.  Military Review 85:40-49 September-October 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=19663160&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Martin, Keith D.  Analytical Thinking in Asymmetric Environments.  Military Intelligence 31:23-29 January-March 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=18530533&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Mazarr, Michael J.  The Folly of 'Asymmetric War.'  Washington Quarterly 31:33-53 Summer 2008.

McMichael, William H.  Asymmetric Thinking Beats Military Might, Experts Say:  'War' on Terrorism Called Misnomer.  Air Force Times 69:30 September 29, 2008.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Meigs, Montgomery C.  Unorthodox Thoughts about Asymmetric Warfare.  Parameters 33:4-20 Summer 2003.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=9983517&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Record, Jeffrey.  The Limits and Temptations of America's Conventional Military Primacy.  Survival 47:33-49 Spring 2005.
Also available online at:  http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=0039%2d6338&volume=47&issue=1&spage=33

Record, Jeffrey.  Why the Strong Lose.  Parameters 35:16-31 Winter 2005-2006.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=19222605&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Skelton, Ike.  America's Frontier Wars:  Lessons for Asymmetric Conflicts.  Military Review 81:22-27 September-October 2001.
"Congressman Ike Skelton suggests how to overcome the threat of asymmetrical warfare by examining yesteryear's battles to develop strategies and tactics for tomorrow's conflicts." - Heading
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=5266445&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Vinci, Anthony.  Becoming the Enemy:  Convergence in the American and Al Qaeda Ways of Warfare.  Journal of Strategic Studies 31:69-88 February 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=28552242&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Williams, Thomas J.  Strategic Leader Readiness and Competencies for Asymmetric Warfare.  Parameters 33:19-37 Summer 2003.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=9983857&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv


Hybrid Warfare


Internet Resource

'Hybrid War' to Pull U.S. Military in Two Directions, Flournoy Says.  FDCH Regulatory Intelligence Database May 4, 2009.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32W1973500853&site=ehost-live


Internet Resource (Student Research)

Bond, Margaret S.  Hybrid War:  A New Paradigm for Stability Operations in Failing States.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 2007.  22 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA468398


Book

Freier, Nathan.  Strategic Competition and Resistance in the 21st Century:  Irregular, Catastrophic, Traditional, and Hybrid Challenges in Context.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, Army War College, 2007.  103 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA468246
Book call no.:  355.033573 F862s


Periodicals

Cuomo, Scott A. and Donlon, Brian J.  Training a 'Hybrid' Warrior.  Marine Corps Gazette 92:50-55 February 2008.
Discusses the Infantry Officer Course.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1421890161&sid=4&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Grant, Greg.  Hybrid Wars.  Government Executive 40:18-24 May 2008.
"The article focuses on the 2006 Arab-Israeli war in which Muslim Hezbollah militants defeated the technologically advanced Israeli Defense Forces by combining modern weapons like the katyusha rocket launcher with guerrilla tactics in southern Lebanon. The U.S. Army Chief General, George W. Casey said that the war exemplified a new type of war that would become increasingly common in the future:  "a hybrid of irregular warfare and conventional warfare." - Abstract
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=32195119&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Hoffman, Frank G.  Hybrid Warfare and Challenges.  Joint Force Quarterly No.52:34-39 Winter 2009.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=36826341&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Hoffman, Frank G.  Preparing for Hybrid Wars:  What Will Be the Future Marine Corps Capability.  Marine Corps Gazette 91:57-61 March 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1232449361&sid=6&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Killebrew, Robert.  Good Advice:  Hybrid Warfare Demands an Indirect Approach.  Armed Forces Journal 145:34-37+ June 2008.
Also available online at: http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Mattis, James N. and Hoffman, Frank G.  Future Warfare:  The Rise of Hybrid Wars.  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 131:18-19 November 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=18805095&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

McCuen, John J.  Hybrid Wars.  Military Review 88:107-113 March-April 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=31413987&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv


Irregular Warfare


Internet Resources

The Air Force's Role in Irregular Warfare and Counterinsurgency.  Brookings April 2009.
Available online at:  http://www.brookings.edu/events/2009/0424_air_force.aspx
On April 24, the 21st Century Defense Initiative at Brookings hosted General Norton A. Schwartz, Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, for a discussion of the Air Force’s strategic and operational role in conducting irregular warfare and counterinsurgency operations."

Irregular Warfare.  Air Force Doctrine Document 2-3.  Washington, Dept. of the Air Force, August 2007.  94 p.  (Air Force Doctrine Document; 2-3).
Available online at:  http://www.dtic.mil/doctrine/jel/service_pubs/afdd2_3.pdf

Irregular Warfare (IW) Joint Operating Concept (JOC), Version 1.0.  Washington, Dept. of Defense, September 2007.  101 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA496061

Shaver, Charles F.  Irregular Warfare Special Study.  Suffolk, PA, Joint War Fighters Joint Test and Evaluation, August 2006.  83 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA455415


Internet Resources (Student Research)

Campbell, James D.  "Making Riflemen from Mud:"  Restoring the Army's Culture of Irregular Warfare.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, April 2007.  60 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA471535

Mattis, James N. and Olson, Eric T.  Multi-Service Concept for Irregular Warfare. Version 2.0.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Combat Development Command, August 2006.  27 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA454228

Volpe, Kevin.  Persistent or Continuous?  US Carrier Aviation in Irregular Warfare.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, January 2008.  35 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA490808


Books

Air Power in the New Counterinsurgency Era:  The Strategic Importance of USAF Advisory and Assistance Missions, by Allan Vick and others.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2006.  180 p.
"The Department of Defense in recent years has shifted from a focus on sizing and shaping its forces to meet specific war plans to policies based on capabilities that can be directed toward a spectrum of missions." - Abstract
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2006/RAND_MG509.pdf
Book call no.:  358.41425 A298

Assessing Irregular Warfare:  A Framework for Intelligence Analysis, edited by Eric B. Larson.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2008.  67 p. (RAND Corporation Monograph Series)
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2008/RAND_MG668.pdf
Book call no.:  355.3432 A846

Bruscino, Thomas A., Jr.  Out of Bounds:  Transnational Sanctuary in Irregular Warfare.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, Combat Studies Institute Press, 2006.  109 p. (Global War on Terrorism Occasional Paper, no. 17)
Also available online at:  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS77853
Book call no.:  958.1045 B912o

Carr, Christopher.  Kalashnikov Culture:  Small Arms Proliferation and Irregular Warfare.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2008.  185 p. (PSI Reports)
Book call no.:  355.42 C311k

Cassidy, Robert M.  Counterinsurgency and the Global War on Terror:  Military Culture and Irregular War.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2006.  211 p.
Book call no.:  355.0218 C641p

Freier, Nathan.  Strategic Competition and Resistance in the 21st Century:  Irregular, Catastrophic, Traditional, and Hybrid Challenges in Context.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, Army War College, 2007.  103 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA468246
Book call no.:  355.033573 F862s

Gray, Colin S.  Irregular Enemies and the Essence of Strategy:  Can the American Way of War Adapt?  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, Army War College, 2006.  64 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.strategicstudiesinstitute.army.mil/pdffiles/PUB650.pdf
Book call no.:  355.033573 G778i

Newton, Richard D. and others.  Contemporary Security Challenges:  Irregular Warfare and Indirect Approaches.  Hurlbert Field, FL, JSOU Press, 2009.  95 p. (JSOU Report no. 09-3)
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA495779
Book call no.:  355.0218 C761

The U.S. Army and Irregular Warfare, 1775-2007:  Selected Papers from the 2007 Conference of Army Historians, edited by Richard G. Davis.  Washington, Center of Military History, 2008.  252 p. (CMH Pub 70-111-1)
Book call no.:  355.02180973 U58

U.S. Marines and Irregular Warfare, 1898-2007:  Anthology and Selected Bibliography.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps University Press, 2008.  343 p.
Book call no.:  355.02 U58

Understanding Modern Warfare, by David Jordan, James D. Kiras and others.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2008.  371 p.
Chapter 5:  Irregular Warfare by James D. Kiras.
Book call no.:  355.020904 U55

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Department of Defense Quadrennial Defense Review.  Hearing. 109th Congress, 2nd session, March 14, 2006.  Washington, GPO, 2007.  106 p.
Book call no.:  355.033573 U582d

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Department of Defense Quadrennial Defense Review.  Hearing. 109th Congress, 2nd session, March 8, 2006.  Washington, GPO, 2007.  164 p.
Book call no.:  355.033573 U582db

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Subcommittee on Terrorism, Unconventional Threats and Capabilities.  The Irregular Warfare Roadmap.  Hearing. 109th Congress, 2nd session, September 27, 2006.  Washington, GPO, 2008.  53 p.
Book call no.:  973.931 U584i

United States.  Department of Defense.  Quadrennial Roles and Missions Review Report .  Washington, Dept. of Defense, 2009.  39 p.
Irregular Warfare pp 9-14.
Also available online at:  http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Jan2009/QRMFinalReport_v26Jan.pdf
Book call no.:  355.033573 U582qb


Documents

Irregular Warfare Vision.  Washington, Dept. of Defense and the Joint Chiefs of Staff, March 2009.  6 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.jfcom.mil/newslink/storyarchive/2009/IWVision.pdf
Doc. call no.:  M-U 40592-237

Purdy, Donald D., Jr.  Prioritizing ISR to Attack the Seams of Irregular Networks.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2008.  35 p.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=downloadpaper&objectid=e657f686-28e0-4149-bdcb-71b6b64833c6&rs=PublishedSearch
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 P9855p


Documents (Student Research)

Chavez, Robert M., Jr.  Basic and Operational Doctrine for Airpower in Irregular Warfare.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, School of Advanced Military Studies, Army Command and General Staff College, May 2007.  84 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA475385
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 C512b

Dertien, Evan C. and Felt, Eric J.  Persistent Surveillance:  Maximizing Airpower Effectiveness in Irregular Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University, April 2007.  58 p.
Air Force Fellows research.
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Doc. call no.:  M-U 42252-91 D438p

Gibson, Jason A.  Creative Logistics:  The Evolving Ways of Sustaining Conventional Airpower in Irregular Warfare.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 2008.  32 p.
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Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 G4492c

Kimbrough, James M., IV.  Examining U.S. Irregular Warfare Doctrine.  Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, Air Force Institute of Technology, June 2008.  124 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA488263
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39567-5 K492e

Miller, Frank A.  Irregular Warfare - Perhaps Not so "Irregular."  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 2006.  15 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA448484
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 M6474i


Periodicals

Bennett, John T.  DOD:  Force Planning Built for Irregular, Lengthy Conflicts.  Defense News 22:6 April 16, 2007.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Bennett, John T.  New U.S. Defense Strategy Focuses on Irregular Wars.  Defense News 23:58+ August 4, 2008.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Bennett, John T.  Preparing for Future 'Irregular' War.  Air Force Times 67:20 April 30, 2007.
Also available online at:  http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Cassidy, Robert M.  Regular and Irregular Indigenous Forces for a Long Irregular War.  RUSI Journal 152:42-47 February 2007.
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Coons, Kenneth C., Jr. and Harned, Glenn M.  Irregular Warfare Is Warfare.  Joint Force Quarterly 52:97-103 Winter 2009.
"The article explores the 2006 Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) which recognizes that irregular warfare became the warfare of choice for adversaries of the U.S.  The assessment with regards to irregular warfare by the Department of Defense senior leadership are presented. The QDR report suggests that the country must localize and defeat terrorist extremist cells." - Abstract
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Erwin, Sandra I.  Shift in Priorities:  Office of Naval Research Turns Attention to 'Irregular' Warfare.  National Defense 91:60-62 August 2006.
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Gavrilis, James A.  Army Must Address Irregular Warfare Needs.  National Defense 90:18-19 March 2006.
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Hancock, Robert M.  A Systematic Approach:  Applying the Marine Corps Planning Process to Irregular Operations.  Marine Corps Gazette 93:54-56 February 2009.
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Hasler, Jeffrey L.  Defining War:  New Doctrinal Definitions of Irregular, Conventional and Unconventional Warfare.  Special Warfare 20:18-25 March-April 2007.
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Hawkins, Kenneth V.  Irregular Warfare:  Three Keys to Success in Using Marine Air.  Marine Corps Gazette 92:42-45 January 2008.
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Hoffman, Frank G.  Complex Irregular Warfare:  The Next Revolution in Military Affairs.  Orbis 50:395-411 Summer 2006.

Holmes, Erik.  Air Force Develops New Irregular Warfare Doctrine.  Air Force Times 68:18 September 10, 2007.
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Jean, Grace.  Technology Gaps:  Irregular Warfare Underscores Equipment Shortcomings.  National Defense 91:22-24 July 2006.
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Kemsley, Harry.  Combat Air Power in Irregular Warfare:  Operational Utility, the Lack of Narrative and Risk of Strategic Failure.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review 10:14-49 Summer 2007.

Peck, Alan G.  Airpower's Crucial Role in Irregular Warfare.  Air & Space Power Journal 21:10-15 Summer 2007.
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Rothstein, Hy S.  Less Is More:  The Problematic Future of Irregular Warfare in an Era of Collapsing States.  Third World Quarterly 28:275-294 March 2007.
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Salmoni, Barak.  The Fallacy of 'Irregular' Warfare.  RUSI Journal 152:18-24 August 2007.
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Saul, John R.  "A New Era of Irregular Warfare?"   Canadian Military Journal 5:7-20 Winter 2004-2005.
Lecture delivered to faculty and cadets Royal Military College Kingston, Ontario.
Also available online at:  http://www.journal.dnd.ca/vo5/no4/leadership-directio-eng.asp

Scutro, Andrew.  Facing an 'Irregular' Future:  Leaders Say Next Generation Must Balance Technology with the Human Element.  Army Times 68:28 June 30, 2008.
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Sinclair, Wayne A.  In Search of the Single Battle:  The MAGTF (Marine air-ground task force) Command Element's Role in Irregular Warfare.  Marine Corps Gazette 91:64-68 February 2007.
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Tiron, Roxana.  Irregular Warfare:  Counterinsurgency in Iraq Provides Template for Fighting Terrorism.  National Defense 89:40-41 April 2005.
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Unconventional Warfare



Internet Resources (Student Research
)

Chachibaia, Vladimer.  Strategic Defense Against a Large Power.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 2008.  30 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA479049

McCallion, Joseph, Jr.  Achieving Total War Goals with a Limited War Force:  Convincing the Enemy to Accept Defeat.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army Command and General Staff College, May 2005.  52 p. 
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA435941



Books

Rothstein, Hy S.  Afghanistan and the Troubled Future of Unconventional Warfare.  Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press, 2006.  218 p.
Book call no.:  355.0218 R847a

Tierney, John J., Jr.  Chasing Ghosts:  Unconventional Warfare in American History.  Washington, Potomac Books, 2006.  289 p.
Book call no.:  355.3430973 T564c


Document

Defense Science Board Task Force on Force Protection in Urban and Unconventional Environments.  Washington, Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition Technology, and Logistics, March 2006.  55 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA444190
Doc. call no.:  M-U 40607-198


Documents (Student Research)

Brister, Paul D.  Beyond Hearts and Minds:  Evaluating U.S. Unconventional Warfare Doctrine.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, December 2005.  85 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA443062
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 B8611b

Brizek, Jason M. and Morris, Erwin C., III.  A Non-Conventional Interdiction Strategy for the Global War on Terror.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, June 2007.  105 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA469965
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 B862n

Driver, William Dave and DeFeyer, Bruce E.  The Theory of Unconventional Warfare:  Win, Lose, and Draw.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, December 2008.  95 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA493691
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 D782t

Gray, Ron.  Integrated Swarming Operations for Air Base Defense:  Applications in Irregular Warfare.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, June 2006.  75 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA451371
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 G781i

Haas, Christopher K.  A Standing Unconventional Warfare Task Force to Combat Insurgency in the 21st Century.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 2005.  20 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA432859
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 H112s

McDonald, Roger L.  The Impact of Irregular Warfare on the U.S. Army.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, February 2006.  23 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA448459
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 M1354i

Peltzer, Eric J.  Using Foreign Internal Defense and Unconventional Warfare to Conduct Global Counterinsurgency.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, School of Advanced Military Studies, Army Command and General Staff College, May 2007.  46 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA470867
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 P3931u

Smith, Kelly H.  Surrogate Warfare for the 21st Century.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, School of Advanced Military Studies, Army Command and General Staff College, May 2006.  45 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA451060
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 S6531s


Periodicals

Bullock, Mike.  Unconventional Thinking.  Armed Forces Journal 144:22-23 January 2007.
Why would we fight an asymmetric situation with conventional forces?
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Cassidy, Robert M.  Winning the War of the Flea:  Lessons from Guerrilla Warfare.  Military Review 84:41-46 September-October 2004.
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Copley, Gregory R.  Overcoming the "Besieged Castle" Syndrome.  Defense & Foreign Affairs Strategic Policy 35,no. 3:12-14 2007.
The case of marrying UAVs to obsolescence C-130s.
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Denton, Peter H.  The End of Asymmetry:  Force Disparity and the Aims of War.  Canadian Military Journal 7:23-28 Summer 2006.
Also available online at:  http://www.journal.dnd.ca/vo7/no2/denton-eng.asp

Duffy, Dave.  UW Support to Irregular Warfare and the Global War on Terrorism.  Special Warfare 20:12-15 May-June 2007.
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Dunlap, Charles J., Jr.  Forget the Lessons of Iraq.  Armed Forces Journal 146:12-15+ January 2009.

Gray, Colin S.  Irregular Warfare:  One Nature, Many Characters.  Strategic Studies Quarterly 1:35-57 Winter 2007.

Hasler, Jeffrey L.  Defining War:  New Doctrinal Definitions of Irregular, Conventional and Unconventional Warfare.  Special Warfare 20:18-25 March-April 2007.
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Mauroni, Albert J.  The New Threat of Unconventional Warfare.  Joint Force Quarterly No.51:21-26 Autumn 2008.
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Munroe, George M.  The Rebirth of the Outback Air Force.  Armed Forces Journal 145:16-21+ February 2008.
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Osborn, Kris.  U.S. Land Weapons Adapt to Irregular War Scenarios.  Defense News 23:18 August 18, 2008.
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