Accession Number:

ADA415475

Title:

Military Occupation and the Law of Armed Conflict: Discouraging Resistance

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI JOINT MILITARY OPERATIONS DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-02-03

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

This paper analyzes the effectiveness of lawful and unlawful occupation policies at discouraging resistance. It explains the protections and obligations afforded under the Law of Armed Conflict, identifies lawful methods for discouraging resistance, and using historical examples evaluates the effectiveness of both lawful and unlawful occupation policies at discouraging resistance.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE