Military Forces in 21st Century Peace Operations
No Job for a Soldier
By (author) Jamie V. Arbuckle
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Military Forces in 21st Century Peace Operations by Jamie V. Arbuckle
Book DescriptionA major new study of the realities of contemporary warfare, which presents a range of fresh insights and is essential reading for all students and professionals engaged in the field. This book clearly shows us that: * neither military nor civilian agencies can act effectively alone in resolving modern conflicts * joint civil-military efforts are needed, and those efforts must be deliberately planned from the outset of an operation; they cannot be added on as afterthoughts when all else has failed * the record of our efforts over nearly a decade and a half since the end of the Cold War demonstrates that we are doing badly at creating civil-military partnerships, and that we are not getting better. James V. Arbuckle shows how these issues are neither structural nor organizational - they are cultural. They involve attitudes, beliefs, perceptions - positive and negative, true and false. The solutions will involve changing attitudes, moving beyond prejudices, replacing competition with cooperation. The principal mechanisms for this will be common civil-military training and education.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415393706
(234mm x 156mm x 17mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 3-Aug-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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