By William H. Mott IV
This paintings offers a theoretical and ancient exam of the connection among provision of army tips and good fortune in attaining donor goals. 8 case stories, which come with the yankee Revolution, the Napoleonic Wars, and the Vietnam conflict, are tested to evaluate 4 trendy good points of the donor-recipient dating: the convergence of donor and recipient goals; donor keep watch over; dedication of donor army forces; and coherence of donor guidelines and methods. As an important a part of the increasing physique of multidisciplinary foreign scholarship, this publication hyperlinks background and idea to coverage and narrows the distance among economics, political technology, and army strategy.
Each bankruptcy refines the correct beneficial properties of the saw donor-recipient relationships right into a trend for comparability with different episodes. the ultimate bankruptcy collects the observations, compares them, and develops a suite of uniformities that recommend a prototypical, profitable donor-recipient courting, appropriate for direct software as a coverage paradigm or for theoretical research. Mott means that either donor and recipient governments can use army counsel as a planned device of nationwide coverage and army technique to in attaining nationwide aims.
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Military Assistance: An Operational Perspective (Contributions in Military Studies) by William H. Mott IV