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Published: 06 December 2012

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780199930319

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The Counterinsurgent's Constitution

Law in the Age of Small Wars

Ganesh Sitaraman

  • The first book on counterinsurgency and the laws of war, it essentially "founds " a field.
  • Will be essential reading for anyone interested in how nations like the US can better follow the laws of war and effectively transition from war to peace.
  • Author's work on law and counterinsurgency have appeared in the Harvard Law Review, and his popular writings on counterinsurgency in Afghanistan have appeared in The New York Times Global Edition and The New Republic.