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By Johnson, David E. (David Eugene), 1950- author
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND, [2013]
In 2008, U.S. and Iraqi forces defeated an uprising in Sadr City, a district of Baghdad with ~2.4 million residents. Coalition forces' success in this...

By Johnson, David E. (David Eugene), 1950-
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica Calif.: RAND, 2011
"The 2008 Battle of Sadr City, which took place in Baghdad nearly 15 months after the beginning of the U.S. "surge" in Iraq, has received relatively little...

By Fair, C. Christine
eBook. English.
2004
This study examines several case studies of sustained campaigns of urban terrorism perpetrated by various domestic groups in the countries of India, Pakistan...

By Gerwehr, Scott, 1968-
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 2000
This research was undertaken to gain a better understanding of the relationship between deception and the urban environment, first to explore the power...

eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND National Defense Research Institute, 2009
The U.S. military is ill-equipped to strike at extremists who hide in populations. Using deadly force against them can harm and alienate the very people...

By Helmus, Todd C
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: Rand Arroyo Center, 2004
Combat stress casualties can severely reduce unit strength, and these types of losses may be accentuated during operations in cities. Commanders and NCOs...

By Glenn, Russell W
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 2005
Urban areas are notorious for complicating operational planning, command, control, and the communications that facilitate the three. Frequent interruptions...

By Gerwehr, Scott, 1968- author
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: Rand, 2002
Despite the realization that an urban environment can intensify the effects of deception in military operations, many important research questions remain...

By Medby, Jamison Jo, author
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: Rand, 2002
Urban operations are highly complex because of the multitudes of people and structures as well as the density of the city?s infrastructure. These same...

By Oliker, Olga, author
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: Rand, 2001
An examination of the difficulties faced by the Russian military in planning and carrying out urban operations in Chechnya. Russian and rebel military...
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