Soldiers and civil power : supporting or substituting civil authorities in modern peace operations / Thijs W. Brocades Zaalberg. [electronic resource]

Brocades Zaalberg, Thijs [Browse]
Amsterdam, NE : Amsterdam University Press, 2006.
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An incisive study of policy issues and practice of the civil-military interface in the twentieth-century military operations from World War II to Kosovo.
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  • Front matter
  • Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • PART I. The Civil-Military Interface in Twentieth-Century Military Operations
  • 1. Substituting the Civil Power: Civil Affairs and Military Government in World War II
  • 2. Supporting the Civil Power: Counterinsurgency and the Return to Conventional Warfare
  • PART II. Complex Peacekeeping: The United Nations in Cambodia
  • 3. Making Sense of the Mission: UNTAC's Military and Civil Mandates
  • 4. The Slippery Slope toward Public Security: Soldiers and Policemen in Cambodia
  • 5. 'Sanderson's Coup': Militarized Elections amidst Escalating Violence
  • PART III. American Interventions: Segregating the Civil and Military Spheres
  • 6. 'Peacekeeping' in a Power Vacuum: The Reluctant American Occupation of Somalia
  • 7. Securing and Governing Baidoa: Australia's Living Laboratory in Somalia
  • 8. One Step Forward, Two Steps Back: Widening the Civil-Military Gap in Bosnia
  • PART IV. Kosovo. Military Government by Default
  • 9. The Kosovo Force: Entering the Wasteland
  • 10. The Kosovar Constabulary: The Race between Order and Disorder
  • 11. Peacekeepers in Pursuit of Justice: Protecting and Prosecuting Serbs in Orahovac
  • 12. The UÇK's Silent Coup: KFOR in the Civil Administrative Vacuum
  • 13. The Tools at Hand: Civil-Military Cooperation in Kosovo
  • Conclusion
  • Primary Sources and Bibliography
  • Glossary and Military Terminology
  • Notes
  • Sources of Illustrations
  • Index
  • 1-280-95818-9
  • 9786610958184
  • 90-485-0390-6
  • 1-4237-8524-X
  • 437106988
  • 994396675
  • 10.1515/9789048503902
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