Accession Number:

ADA491139

Title:

Insurgency in Peru, Retrospective Analysis of the Sendero Luminoso's (Shining Path)

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

MARINE CORPS COMMAND AND STAFF COLL QUANTICO VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

Sendero Luminoso Shinning Path movement in Peru clearly demonstrates that the motivations and techniques used by the radical Islamic are not new. It proves that insurgencies are fought on a regional level as defined by indigenous populations according to their ways, means and ends.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE