Accession Number : ADA479340


Title :   Containment: A Viable Strategy for Success in the GWOT


Descriptive Note : Monograph


Corporate Author : ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS SCHOOL OF ADVANCED MILITARY STUDIES


Personal Author(s) : Taylor, Jr, Robert J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a479340.pdf


Report Date : Jun 2007


Pagination or Media Count : 69


Abstract : The purpose of this monograph is to investigate the nature of militant Islam in the context of a global ideological threat; to further examine the strategic concepts associated with the theory of containment developed to win the Cold War; and propose an alternative national strategy of containment to successfully execute the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT).


Descriptors :   *GLOBAL , *COUNTERTERRORISM , MILITARY STRATEGY , STRATEGY , TERRORISM , ISLAM , THREATS


Subject Categories : Unconventional Warfare


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE