Military

The Psychology of Military Decision Making: Inertia, Expertise, and Least-Worse Decisions

Subjects: Military, Psychology

Civilian casualties in Afghanistan

Year: 2014
Description:

The monthly tally of civilian casualties in Afghanistan traces the war’s grim trajectory. Thousands of Afghan bystanders are killed and maimed each year in clashes between insurgents and the coalition – …

Women as Professional Soldiers: Canadian Values on the Front Line

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

War Stories: A Narrative Approach to Understanding Military Decisions

Year: 2015
Subjects: Military, War

To prevent the Existence of People Dedicated to Causing Trouble: Dirty Work, Social Control and Paramilitaries in Colombia

Geography: South America
Year: 2016

La haine chez un adolescent amputé de guerre

Year: 2015

Defence Policy, ‘Walmart Style’: Canadian lessons in ‘not-so-grand’ strategy

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Ukrainian Volunteer Fighters in the Eastern Front: Ideas, Norms and Emotions as Mobilization Mechanisms

Author(s): Karagiannis– M
Geography: Eastern Europe
Year: 2016
Subjects: Military, Security

Neutrality Law, Anti-terrorism and Foreign Fighters: Legal Solutions to the Recruitment of Canadians to Foreign Insurgencies

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Counter-Insurgency Intelligence: Looking Forward by Looking Back.

Publisher: ABC-Clio, Praeger
Year: 2015
Description:

About the Book: This thought-provoking work analyzes the major debates surrounding counterinsurgency campaigns and uncovers the internal security problems derailing effective strategies for restoring stability. As countries across the globe – …

TSAS WP16-08: Analyzing the formal and informal roles of women in security and justice in Yemen: Reflections for future considerations

Author(s): Cook-- Joana
Geography: Yemen
Year: 2016
Description:

This paper is part of a larger project which examines the roles and agency of women in counterterrorism practices. This paper specifically asks: what formal and informal roles have women – …

Iraq is Collapsing: It’s Time to Reshape the Middle East Map

Author(s): Mitchell– MR
Year: 2015

Introduction : Le terroriste et l’insurgé : des cibles floues dans une lutte sans vainqueurs.

Publisher: PUQ
Year: 2013

Political Demography of Canada-US co-dependence in defence and security

Geography: United States
Year: 2014

Defence Policy, ‘Walmart Style’: Canadian lessons in ‘not-so-grand’ strategy

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Guns for Hire: Mapping Canada-US cross-border gun trafficking networks

Year: 2014

The Russian Interventions in South Ossetia and Crimea Compared: Military Performance, Basis of Legitimacy, and Goals

Author(s): Karagiannis– M
Geography: Russia
Year: 2014

France-UK Defence Cooperation and Mali

Author(s): Gomis– Benoît
Publisher: Chatham House
Year: 2013

Franco-British Defence and Security Treaties: Entente While it Lasts?

Author(s): Gomis– Benoît
Publisher: Chatham House
Year: 2011

Canada and Ballistic Missile Defence 1954-2009: Déjà vu all over again

Publisher: UBC Press
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2010

The Right Debate: Airpower, the Future of War, Canada’s Strategic Interests and the F-35 Decision

Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2011
Description:

The public debate on the government’s decision to purchase the F-35 joint strike fighter (JSF) has been dominated by process and cost considerations. Secondary in this debate has been the – …

Ballistic Missile Defence: NATO’s European Phased Adaptive Approach

Year: 2013
Description:

With various countries developing ballistic missiles and/or nuclear weapons, ballistic missile defence (BMD) became a priority for the U.S. and NATO. This article examines the origins of NATO’s BMD programme, – …

Anthropologists in the SecurityScape: Ethics, Practice, and Professional Identity

Publisher: Left Coast Press
Year: 2011

‘Have A Go’: British Army/MI5 Agent-running Operations in Northern Ireland, 1970–72

Year: 2012
Description:

Early in the Northern Ireland conflict the army took the lead in intelligence operations, including Humint. This article examines the case of ‘Observer B’, an agent run jointly with MI5. – …

Recruitment and Retention Strategy: Endogenous Constraints, Exogenous Imperatives

Year: 2012

The West’s Last War? Neo-Interventionism, Strategic Surprise and the Waning Appetite for Playing the Away Game

Publisher: Springer
Year: 2012

The 2012 National Elections in Papua New Guinea: Averting violence

Year: 2012

Canadian Military Intelligence in Afghanistan

Year: 2012

How Taqiyya Alters Islam’s Rules of War: Defeating Jihadist Terrorism

Year: 2010
Description:

Islam must seem a paradoxical religion to non-Muslims. On the one hand, it is constantly being portrayed as the religion of peace; on the other, its adherents are responsible for – …

Canada’s National Security in the Post-9/11 World: Strategy, Interests, and Threats

Year: 2012

National Security Law: Canadian Practice in International Perspective

Author(s): Forcese– Craig
Publisher: Irwin Law
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2008

TSAS WP13-01: C, B, R, or N: The Influence of Related Industry on Terrorists’ Choice in Unconventional Weapons

Author(s): Tishler-- Nicole
Publisher: TSAS
Year: 2013
Description:

The assumption of technological determinism for CBRN underlies Canadian policy, but it has not been empirically tested.