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Product Description: The chances are growing that the United States will find itself in a crisis in cyberspace—the escalation of tensions associated with a major cyberattack, suspicions that one has taken place, or fears that it might do so soon. Such crises can be managed by taking steps to reduce the incentives for other states to step in, controlling the narrative, understanding the stability parameters of the crises, and recognizing escalation risks...read more

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9780833076786 | Rand Corp, December 16, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The chances are growing that the United States will find itself in a crisis in cyberspace—the escalation of tensions associated with a major cyberattack, suspicions that one has taken place, or fears that it might do so soon.

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Product Description: As the need to identify known and suspected combatants has elevated the importance of biometrics in the Department of Defense (DoD), RAND researchers assessed how current activities are supporting end users and how DoD is preparing to focus biometrics on different missions...read more

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9780833077073 | Rand Corp, November 16, 2012, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: As the need to identify known and suspected combatants has elevated the importance of biometrics in the Department of Defense (DoD), RAND researchers assessed how current activities are supporting end users and how DoD is preparing to focus biometrics on different missions.

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Product Description: Congressional concern with cost overruns, or breaches of Nunn-McCurdy thresholds, in several major defense acquisition programs led the authors, in a partnership with the Performance Assessments and Root Cause Analysis Office in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics, to develop a methodology to investigate root causes of six programs, including Excalibur and the Navy’s ERP...read more

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9780833076434 | Rand Corp, September 30, 2012, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Congressional concern with cost overruns, or breaches of Nunn-McCurdy thresholds, in several major defense acquisition programs led the authors, in a partnership with the Performance Assessments and Root Cause Analysis Office in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics, to develop a methodology to investigate root causes of six programs, including Excalibur and the Navy’s ERP.

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Product Description: The Secretary of the Treasury has applied his attention to the subject of manufactures; and particularly to the means of promoting such as will tend to render the United States independent on foreign nations for military and essential supplies.

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9781478296737 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 23, 2012, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The Secretary of the Treasury has applied his attention to the subject of manufactures; and particularly to the means of promoting such as will tend to render the United States independent on foreign nations for military and essential supplies.
9781410219787 | Intl Law & Taxation Pub, January 31, 2005, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: CONTENTS Technology Development as Strategy America in the World Economy - A Network Metaphor Technological Dependence What Makes Industries Strategic to Defense?
9780788131554 | Diane Pub Co, August 30, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The Secretary of the Treasury has applied his attention to the subject of manufactures; and particularly to the means of promoting such as will tend to render the United States independent on foreign nations for military and essential supplies.

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Product Description: In the weeks leading up to Desert Storm, anxious analysts tried to forecast the course of the war by counting what the coalition and Iraq each brought to the battlefield,: they have this many men, we have that many men; they have this much armor, we have that much armor; their air fleet is this big; ours is that big...read more

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9781478214526, titled "Illuminating Tomorrow's War" | Createspace Independent Pub, July 9, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: In the weeks leading up to Desert Storm, anxious analysts tried to forecast the course of the war by counting what the coalition and Iraq each brought to the battlefield,: they have this many men, we have that many men; they have this much armor, we have that much armor; their air fleet is this big; ours is that big.
9781410218551, titled "Illuminating Tomorrow's War" | Intl Law & Taxation Pub, December 31, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: CONTENTS Acknowledgments Prologue Foundations Precision-Guided Munitions Precision Location A World of Sensors The Potential Proliferation of the Revolution in Military Affairs Conclusion Implications Standoff Warfare Coalition Structures Mud Warfare Conclusions Alternatives Prospects for the Grid The Linear Grid Characteristics Defining the Grid Issues Knowledge Maintenance Presentation Access Security Conclusions Construction Some Difficulties of Top-Down Integration Cutting to the Core Opportunities for Bottom-Up Integration Architecture An Open Grid Planning, Experimentation, and Technology Development Conclusions Conclusions Acronyms About the Author
9780756704421, titled "Illuminating Tomorrow's War" | Reprint edition (Diane Pub Co, December 1, 2000), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: CONTENTS Acknowledgments Prologue Foundations Precision-Guided Munitions Precision Location A World of Sensors The Potential Proliferation of the Revolution in Military Affairs Conclusion Implications Standoff Warfare Coalition Structures Mud Warfare Conclusions Alternatives Prospects for the Grid The Linear Grid Characteristics Defining the Grid Issues Knowledge Maintenance Presentation Access Security Conclusions Construction Some Difficulties of Top-Down Integration Cutting to the Core Opportunities for Bottom-Up Integration Architecture An Open Grid Planning, Experimentation, and Technology Development Conclusions Conclusions Acronyms About the Author

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Product Description: Passwords are proving less and less capable of protecting computer systems from abuse. Multifactor authentication (MFA)‹which combines something you know (e.g., a PIN), something you have (e.g., a token), and/or something you are (e...read more

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9780833052353 | Rand Corp, July 16, 2011, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: Passwords are proving less and less capable of protecting computer systems from abuse.

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Product Description: Cyberwar brings a whole new meaning to virtual reality. The protection of cyberspace, the information medium, has become a vital national interest because of its importance both to the economy and to military power. An attacker may tamper with networks to steal information for money or to disrupt operations...read more

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9780833048752 | Rand Corp, September 22, 2009, cover price $9.95

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9781441776907 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Cyberwar brings a whole new meaning to virtual reality.
9781441776891 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Cyberwar brings a whole new meaning to virtual reality.

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Product Description: Cyberwar brings a whole new meaning to virtual reality. The protection of cyberspace, the information medium, has become a vital national interest because of its importance both to the economy and to military power. An attacker may tamper with networks to steal information for money or to disrupt operations...read more

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9781441776884 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2010), cover price $76.00 | About this edition: Cyberwar brings a whole new meaning to virtual reality.

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9781441776877 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2010), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Cyberwar brings a whole new meaning to virtual reality.

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Product Description: In May-June 2009, RAND carried out a survey of conditions in Anbar Province, once one of Iraq's most violent areas. The resulting data on security and the effects of war, public infrastructure, demographics, employment, income and standards of living, education, and housing should foster greater understanding of current conditions in al-Anbar and help identify areas on which to focus future assistance...read more

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9780833049759 | Rand Corp, August 16, 2010, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: In May-June 2009, RAND carried out a survey of conditions in Anbar Province, once one of Iraq's most violent areas.

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9780833049834 | Rand Corp, April 21, 2010, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: Cyberspace, where information―and hence serious value―is stored and manipulated, is a tempting target. An attacker could be a person, group, or state and may disrupt or corrupt the systems from which cyberspace is built. When states are involved, it is tempting to compare fights to warfare, but there are important differences...read more

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9780833047342 | Rand Corp, November 15, 2009, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Cyberspace, where information―and hence serious value―is stored and manipulated, is a tempting target.

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Product Description: 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 whose cooperation U.S. forces are trying to earn. To solve this problem, a new RAND study proposes a 3continuum of force2

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9780833046840 | Rand Corp, May 15, 2009, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: The U.

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Product Description: Libicki et al. argue that information collection requirements and systems for counterinsurgency are important because the community that conducts counterinsurgency crosses national and institutional boundaries and because the indigenous population plays a large role in determining the outcome of an insurgency...read more

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9780833041890 | Rand Corp, October 15, 2007, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Libicki et al.

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Product Description: With billions of computers in existence, cyberspace, 'the virtual world created when they are connected,' is said to be the new medium of power. Computer hackers operating from anywhere can enter cyberspace and take control of other people's computers, stealing their information, corrupting their workings, and shutting them down...read more

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9780521871600 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, May 31, 2007), cover price $94.99 | About this edition: With billions of computers in existence, cyberspace, 'the virtual world created when they are connected,' is said to be the new medium of power.

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9780521692144 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 16, 2007), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: With billions of computers in existence, cyberspace, 'the virtual world created when they are connected,' is said to be the new medium of power.

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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: For the past decade, Chinese military strategists have keenly observed the changes in U.S. national strategy and military transformation. This report examines the constraints, facilitators, and potential options for Chinese responses to U...read more

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9780833037688 | Rand Corp, June 30, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: For the past decade, Chinese military strategists have keenly observed the changes in U.

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Product Description: CONTENTS: Terms The Rising Tidal Wave Military Competition Quiescent Information Technology Ascendent The Logic of Distributed Intelligence Coordination-and-convergence There Will Be Other Changes The Small and the Many Pop-up Warfare The Mesh Fire-Ant Warfare Platforms Against Fire-Ants Broader Implications Conclusions Toward an Information Corps Rationalizing a Corps Information Warfare Functions of a Corps Objections to a Corps Conclusions Wares of War: Hard and Soft Building Swords from Plowshares Fostering Open Systems Software Strategic Competition Unconventional Conflict Rural Conflict Urban Conflict Net States? The Net and its Discontents From Global Village To Global Villager Ghosts in the Net So What? Conclusions: Mesh Versus Net Epilogue: Detours from the Inevitable Futur...read more

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9781410217455, titled "The Mesh And The Net: Speculations On Armed Conflict In A Time Of Free Silicon" | Univ Pr of the Pacific, October 30, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: CONTENTS: Terms The Rising Tidal Wave Military Competition Quiescent Information Technology Ascendent The Logic of Distributed Intelligence Coordination-and-convergence There Will Be Other Changes The Small and the Many Pop-up Warfare The Mesh Fire-Ant Warfare Platforms Against Fire-Ants Broader Implications Conclusions Toward an Information Corps Rationalizing a Corps Information Warfare Functions of a Corps Objections to a Corps Conclusions Wares of War: Hard and Soft Building Swords from Plowshares Fostering Open Systems Software Strategic Competition Unconventional Conflict Rural Conflict Urban Conflict Net States?
9780788135040 | Diane Pub Co, August 30, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Book by Libicki, Martin C.

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Product Description: Presents RAND's analysis of the benefits and costs of mandating a switch (either simultaneously or sequentially) from the International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, codes for diagnoses and procedures to two code sets based on the 10th revision...read more

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9780833035851 | Rand Corp, June 1, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Presents RAND's analysis of the benefits and costs of mandating a switch (either simultaneously or sequentially) from the International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, codes for diagnoses and procedures to two code sets based on the 10th revision.

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Product Description: Addresses the challenges of this changed world, the difficulties for defense planning these challenges engender, and new analytic techniques for framing these complex problems.

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9780833032928 | Rand Corp, May 1, 2003, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Addresses the challenges of this changed world, the difficulties for defense planning these challenges engender, and new analytic techniques for framing these complex problems.

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Product Description: Information warfare, as any casual observer of the Pentagon can attest, remains a hot-button topic in the military community. Thus does war follow commerce into cyberspace, pitting foes against one another for control of this clearly critical high ground...read more

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9781579060312 | Natl Defense Univ Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Information warfare, as any casual observer of the Pentagon can attest, remains a hot-button topic in the military community.

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9781410203205, titled "Defending Cyberspace and Other Metaphors" | Univ Pr of the Pacific, December 1, 2002, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Information warfare, as any casual observer of the Pentagon can attest, remains a hot-button topic in the military community.

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Product Description: The Department of Defense has been successfully exploiting rapidly developing advances in information technology for military gain. On tomorrow's multidimensional battlefield - or "battlespace" - the increased density, acuity, and connectivity of sensors and many other information devices may allow U...read more

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9781410204134 | Univ Pr of the Pacific, December 1, 2002, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The Department of Defense has been successfully exploiting rapidly developing advances in information technology for military gain.

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Product Description: Information provided to warfighters only gave them broad situational awareness, today, information from sensors and databases can help target past what they can see. This has prompted the Department of Defense (DoD) to build a military analog to the Internet, to be a font of warfighting information and system services...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833028884 | Rand Corp, December 1, 2000, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Information provided to warfighters only gave them broad situational awareness, today, information from sensors and databases can help target past what they can see.

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Product Description: By David C. Gompert, et al. Addresses the problem of the growing disparity in combat capability between European and United States forces. Lays out a multi tiered strategy for its solution which is specific and practical, including processes and procedures for implementation. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780788180897 | Diane Pub Co, July 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: By David C.
9781579060206 | Natl Defense Univ Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $5.25 | About this edition: By David C.

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