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Published: 01 November 2015

320 Pages

5.4 x 8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190216726

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Social Science Goes to War

The Human Terrain System in Iraq and Afghanistan

Edited by Montgomery McFate and Janice H. Laurence
Foreword by General David Petraeus

  • Foreword written by General Petraeus
  • An assessment of the US military program in which anthropologists and other social scientists researched societies at war in Iraq and Afghanistan
  • Unique look at how social science can aid our understanding of modern conflict in a highly practical way
  • McFate's experiences have been profiled in magazines such as Elle and the New Yorker

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