By Anil Athale

ISBN-10: 9381411115

ISBN-13: 9789381411117

Counterinsurgency is a fancy phenomenon that wishes advanced solution. Any try at reductionism might be a call for participation to catastrophe. even though it's very a lot a sort of battle, and will healthy into the outline given by way of Jomini as wars of opinion or Clausewitzian wars of resistance.

The learn for the current booklet was once performed less than the sponsorship of Gen D okay Palit and Chatrapati Shivaji fellowship of the USI.

This ebook is a cumulative results of over 20 years of analysis of counterinsurgency and peace strategy by means of the writer. The booklet encompasses the learn of tribal insurgency in Northeast India, Kashmir, Sri Lanka, Communist or Naxalite insurrection, South African rebellion opposed to Racist regime and problems in Northern Ireland.

About the Author
A 1968 commissioned Infantry officer of nine Gorkha Rifles and graduate of employees university, the writer did his PhD from Pune college on local safeguard. As a Joint director and head of struggle reports department, Ministry of Defence, the writer labored on legit background of 1962 Sino Indian clash and Mizo Insurgency.

In 1991 he sought untimely voluntary retirement within the rank of complete Colonel. within the next years he has been complete time in examine on defense matters as co-ordinator of Pune dependent imagine tank INPAD (Initiative for peace and disarmament). He has labored on Kashmir factor, Sri Lanka and Naxalism comparable tasks. He has travelled largely within the clash components. an army historian by way of education, his works comprise heritage of Anglo Maratha Wars 1679-1818, Kashmir learn titled 'Let the Jhelum Smile Again', 'Nuclear risk the Satyagraha method' and 'Arab Israeli Wars'. He has held fellowships from IDSA (Inst of Defence experiences and Analysis), Kennedy Centre, Indian Philosophical Society and United provider establishment of India.

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