Accession Number : AD1018574

Title :   Counterinsurgency and Strategic Public Health: Shifting Paradigms

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : Air Command and Staff College, Air University Maxwell Air Force Base United States

Personal Author(s) : Newell,Neal III

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Report Date : 01 Jan 2010

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The fall of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War has arguably resulted in the United States assuming the role of the worlds sole military superpower. Throughout the last two decades, opponents of the United States have sought to offset her military supremacy with asymmetric warfare, and wars against the United States and its allies have evolved into the fight for hearts and minds through ideology and insurgency

Descriptors :   counterinsurgency , public health , military forces (united states) , national security , alliances , military strategy , international relations , military training , special operations forces , indigenous population , Afghanistan , health care , culture , social welfare , military forces (foreign)

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE