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Cultural Intelligence for Winning the Peace Paperback – September 5, 2009


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 330 pages
  • Publisher: Institute of World Politics Press (September 5, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0615519393
  • ISBN-13: 978-0615519395
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #554,870 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Juliana Geran Pilon is Professor of Politics and Culture at the Institute of World Politics, a graduate school of national security and international affairs in Washington, DC. She is Director of the Center for Culture and Security at IWP.

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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Robert David STEELE Vivas HALL OF FAMETOP 500 REVIEWER on August 16, 2011
Format: Paperback
EDIT of 10 Sep 2011 to add more specifics and a concluding judgment.

I am delighted to see that Look Inside the Book has been activated and urge one and all to look over the table of contents and then buy the book. This is a preliminary review, mostly because it causes me pain to see no review at all on this important work. A copy of the book is on the way to me from the publisher. I will insert my substantive additional comments in a few days.

The book is in the Ada Bozeman tradition, and brings back to mind my continuing recommendation that no one be allowed to graduate from any serious international studies or international security course without reading at least the 25-page introduction, but ideally the full work:

Strategic Intelligence & Statecraft: Selected Essays (Brassey's Intelligence and National Security Library)

She is to intelligence and statecraft what Will and Ariel Durant are to the study of history.

It distresses me to observe that we have not come far since this book was published, with many failures across the fifteen slices of human intelligence (HUMINT) among which are included the Human Terrain Teams (HTT) that I believe should be absorbed into the new active duty Civil Affairs Brigade with regional battalions. This would be an excellent time to hold a conference and do a follow-on book, this time integrating both the full spectrum of HUMINT capabilities, and the new meme, Multinational, Multiagency, Multidisciplinary, Multidomain Information-Sharing and Sense-Making (M4IS2).

Within this book, several of the chapters stand out for me:

"Hybrid Wars" by Col John J.
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I am adopting the text for an Anthropology of War course; it is excellent!
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