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Product Description: This report summarizes key special operations forces (Sof) partnering practices and presents findings from case studies in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Colombia. It also identifies best practices to benefit development of Sof in Afghanistan and elsewhere.

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9780833087591 | Rand Corp, August 24, 2015, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: This report summarizes key special operations forces (Sof) partnering practices and presents findings from case studies in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Colombia.

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Product Description: This study analyzes recent humanitarian assistance/disaster response operations in Burma, Indonesia, Pakistan, and Japan, and identifies lessons that can be used to improve the Department of Defense's international disaster relief capabilities.

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9780833080431 | Rand Corp, August 22, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This study analyzes recent humanitarian assistance/disaster response operations in Burma, Indonesia, Pakistan, and Japan, and identifies lessons that can be used to improve the Department of Defense's international disaster relief capabilities.

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Product Description: The tri-border area (TBA) between the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia is a key hub of terrorist and related criminal activity in Southeast Asia. The authors analyze the security environment in theregion, examine the Philippines' Coast Watch System, and consider the prospects for forming an integrated system of maritime security that would tie together the three states that converge in the TBA...read more

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9780833070661 | Rand Corp, May 22, 2012, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The tri-border area (TBA) between the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia is a key hub of terrorist and related criminal activity in Southeast Asia.

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Product Description: Transnational crime remains a particularly serious problem in Latin America, with most issues connected to the drug trade. There are several relevant roles that the U.S. Air Force can and should play in boosting Mexico¹s capacity to counter drug production and trafficking, as well as further honing and adjusting its wider counternarcotics effort in Latin America...read more

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9780833051790 | Rand Corp, May 16, 2011, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Transnational crime remains a particularly serious problem in Latin America, with most issues connected to the drug trade.
9780201699616, titled "Visual Modeling With Rational Rose 2000 and Uml" | 2nd edition (Addison-Wesley, October 1, 1999), cover price $39.95 | also contains Visual Modeling With Rational Rose 2000 and Uml | About this edition: The Unified Modeling Language (UML) offers standard semantics and notation for describing object structure and behavior and has emerged as the design medium of choice for developing large-scale distributed object applications.

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Product Description: Six historic counterinsurgency (COIN) operations are examined to determine which tactics, techniques, and procedures led to success and which to failure. The Philippines, Algeria, Vietnam, El Salvador, Jammu and Kashmir, and Colombia were chosen for their varied characteristics relating to geography, historical era, outcome, type of insurgency faced, and level of U...read more

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9780833041593 | Rand Corp, September 30, 2007, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Six historic counterinsurgency (COIN) operations are examined to determine which tactics, techniques, and procedures led to success and which to failure.

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Product Description: Governments spend billions to protect against terrorism. Might it help to understand what al Qaeda would achieve with each specific attack? This book examines various hypotheses of terrorist targeting: is it (1) to coerce, (2) to damage economies, (3) to rally the faithful, or (4) a decision left to affiliates? This book analyzes past attacks, post hoc justifications, and expert opinion to weigh each hypothesis...read more

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9780833039132 | Rand Corp, April 30, 2007, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Governments spend billions to protect against terrorism.

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Product Description: The authors offer a comprehensive examination of Pakistan’s internal security environment and the effectiveness of its criminal justice structures and assess the impact and utility of the principal United States initiatives to help Pakistan strengthen its internal security.

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9781929223886 | United States Inst of Peace Pr, April 17, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The authors offer a comprehensive examination of Pakistan’s internal security environment and the effectiveness of its criminal justice structures and assess the impact and utility of the principal United States initiatives to help Pakistan strengthen its internal security.

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Product Description: Examines violent terrorist groups that, while not formally allied with al-Qaeda, could pose a threat to Americans now or in the future and to the security of our friends and allies. The authors show how terrorists use criminal organizations and connections to finance their activities, and they identify distinct strategies to neutralize or mitigate these threats...read more
By Peter Chalk (editor), Kim Cragin (editor), Sara A. Daly (editor), Heather S. Gregg (editor) and Angel Rabasa (editor)

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9780833039323 | Rand Corp, January 30, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Examines violent terrorist groups that, while not formally allied with al-Qaeda, could pose a threat to Americans now or in the future and to the security of our friends and allies.

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Product Description: Examines al-Qaeda's evolution and the emergence of the broader global jihadist movement―groups affiliated, associated, or inspired by al-Qaeda―and the threat that they pose to the United States and U.S. allies and interests. The authors conclude by setting out a four-pronged strategy to counter the jihadist threat...read more
By Peter Chalk (editor), Kim Cragin (editor), Sara A. Daly (editor), Heather S. Gregg (editor) and Angel Rabasa (editor)

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9780833039309 | Rand Corp, January 30, 2007, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Examines al-Qaeda's evolution and the emergence of the broader global jihadist movement―groups affiliated, associated, or inspired by al-Qaeda―and the threat that they pose to the United States and U.

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Product Description: This study examines the results of U.S. assistance to the internal security forces of four repressive states: El Salvador, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, and Pakistan. Efforts to improve the security, human rights, and accountability of security forces appear more likely to succeed in states transitioning from repressive to democratic systems...read more

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9780833040183 | Rand Corp, November 30, 2006, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This study examines the results of U.

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9780833042620 | Rand Corp, November 28, 2006, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: Providing a description of the evolving terrorist threat, this book's goal is to compare the underlying risk of attack of financial protection that has been facilitated by the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.

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9780833038227 | Rand Corp, September 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Providing a description of the evolving terrorist threat, this book's goal is to compare the underlying risk of attack of financial protection that has been facilitated by the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.

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Product Description: Better ways are needed to understand how terrorist groups increase their effectiveness and become more dangerous. Learning is the link between what a group wants to do and its ability to actually do it; therefore, a better understanding of group learning might contribute to the design of better measures for combating terrorism...read more

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9780833037671 | Rand Corp, May 30, 2005, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Better ways are needed to understand how terrorist groups increase their effectiveness and become more dangerous.

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Product Description: This new book examines the major dynamics driving changes in the religiopolitical landscape of the Muslim world.

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9780833035349 | Rand Corp, December 1, 2004, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This new book examines the major dynamics driving changes in the religiopolitical landscape of the Muslim world.

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Product Description: Motivated by the growing threat of terrorism to the nation's homeland, the Office of Science and Technology, in conjunction with the RAND Science and Technology Policy Institute, organized and convened a Blue Ribbon Panel in early December 2003 to prioritize a future research and development agenda for combating biological acts of agro-terrorism directed against U...read more

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9780833036339 | Rand Corp, October 30, 2004, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Motivated by the growing threat of terrorism to the nation's homeland, the Office of Science and Technology, in conjunction with the RAND Science and Technology Policy Institute, organized and convened a Blue Ribbon Panel in early December 2003 to prioritize a future research and development agenda for combating biological acts of agro-terrorism directed against U.

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Product Description: Since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, critics have charged that the Federal Bureau of Investigation, while qualified to investigate terrorist incidents after the fact, is not well equipped enough to adequately gather and assess information to prevent attacks...read more

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9780833035134 | Rand Corp, June 1, 2004, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, critics have charged that the Federal Bureau of Investigation, while qualified to investigate terrorist incidents after the fact, is not well equipped enough to adequately gather and assess information to prevent attacks.

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Product Description: Assess the vulnerabilities of the agricultural sector and the food chain to a deliberate act of biological terrorism and explores the likely outcome of a successful attack.

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9780833035226 | Rand Corp, March 1, 2004, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Assess the vulnerabilities of the agricultural sector and the food chain to a deliberate act of biological terrorism and explores the likely outcome of a successful attack.

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9780833035943 | Rand Corp, January 29, 2004, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: Technology systems play a key role within a larger, integrated strategy to target groups' efforts and protect the public from the threat of terrorist violence. This study draws on relevant data from the history of a variety of terrorist conflicts to understand terrorists' counter-technology efforts...read more

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9780833039149 | Rand Corp, February 28, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Technology systems play a key role within a larger, integrated strategy to target groups' efforts and protect the public from the threat of terrorist violence.

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9780833042477 | Rand Corp, September 7, 2003, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: This study offers a more comprehensive analysis of the security implications of the spread of infectious diseases than has been done to date. The study examines the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in South Africa, highlighting this particular crisis as a graphic example of the devastating effects that infectious disease can have on virtually every aspect of a state's functioning viability...read more

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9780833032935 | Rand Corp, February 1, 2003, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: This study offers a more comprehensive analysis of the security implications of the spread of infectious diseases than has been done to date.

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Product Description: Examines the social and economic development policies enacted by Israel, the Philippines, and the United Kingdom to inhibit a resurgence of terrorism within their jurisdictions, with the aim of informing U.S. decision makers as they develop policy to counter terrorism.

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9780833033086 | Rand Corp, December 1, 2002, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Examines the social and economic development policies enacted by Israel, the Philippines, and the United Kingdom to inhibit a resurgence of terrorism within their jurisdictions, with the aim of informing U.

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Product Description: In late 1999, Australia undertook its most significant external militaryoperations since the Vietnam War--the intervention to stem the violence andbloodshed following East Timor_s August 1999 vote to separate fromIndonesia. This book examines key developments leading to the deployment ofthe International Peacekeeping Force for East Timor (INTERFET) and assessesthe impact of this intervention on Canberra_s future defense, security, andforeign policy planning...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833030443 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2001, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In late 1999, Australia undertook its most significant external militaryoperations since the Vietnam War--the intervention to stem the violence andbloodshed following East Timor_s August 1999 vote to separate fromIndonesia.

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Product Description: An assessment of possible ways in which Pennsylvania Avenue could have been reopened without compromising the safety and security of the President prior to September 11. The context and circumstances that influenced the 1995 decision to close the section of Pennsylvania Avenue directly in front of the White House are examined, along with that decision's continued validity and appropriateness in light of developments, including trends in terrorism, since 1995...read more

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9780833029331 | Rand Corp, September 1, 2001, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: An assessment of possible ways in which Pennsylvania Avenue could have been reopened without compromising the safety and security of the President prior to September 11.

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