Friday, December 7, 2007

Friday's Miscellany 12-07-2007

Ad Hoc Commission on the Engagement of Anthropology with Security and Intelligence Communities

Final Report. http://www.aaanet.org/pdf/FINAL_Report_Complete.pdf

Air & Space Power Journal

Winter 2007, v. 21, no. 4 http://www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil/airchronicles/apj/apj07/win07.htm

  • The Coalition Air Force Transition Team: Rebuilding Iraq’s Air Force. Maj Gen (sel) Robert R. Allardice, USAF Maj Kyle “Brad” Head, USA
  • Airpower and Irregular Warfare. Lt Col Paul D. Berg, USAF, Chief, Professional Journals
  • Air-Minded Considerations for Joint Counterinsurgency Doctrine. Maj Gen Charles J. Dunlap Jr., USAF
  • To Bomb or Not to Bomb? Counterinsurgency, Airpower, and Dynamic Targeting. Maj Jason M. Brown, USAF
  • Maritime Homeland Defense: A Role of Land-Based Airpower? Lt Col Alexus G. Grynkewich, USAF
  • Dawn of the Cognetic Age: Fighting Ideological War by Putting Thought in Motion with Impact. Lt Col Bruce K. Johnson, USAF
  • The Paradox of Irregular Airpower. Maj Benjamin R. Maitre, USAF
  • Irregular Warfare and the US Air Force: The Way Ahead. Col Robyn Read, USAF, Retired
  • Chinese Servicemen’s Views of USAF Airmen and Education. Sr Col Qigui Wang.
  • PLAAF Political Commissar, Sr Col Wang Ximin, PLAAF Political Commissar, Guilin Air Force College, Sr Col Hao Chengming, PLAAF Air Force Aviation University
  • Minting COIN Principles and Imperatives for Combating Insurgency. Dr. Conrad C. Crane

Air Force Association

Amnesty International

Brookings Institution

Canadian Defence & Foreign Affairs Institute

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Center for American Progress

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Defense Information

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Department of Defense

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)

Environment America Research & Policy Center

ExecutiveAction LLC

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

  • "America's Fiscal Future," by David M. Walker, comptroller general of the United States, before the Greater Washington Society of CPAs' Annual Not For Profit Organization Symposium, in Washington, D.C. Presentation. http://www.gao.gov/cghome/d08339cg.pdf
  • "Fiscal and Health Care Challenges," by David M. Walker, comptroller general of the United States, before the National Conference on Health Care Consumerism, in Washington, D.C. Presentation. http://www.gao.gov/cghome/d08338cg.pdf
  • International Trade: An Analysis of Free Trade Agreements and Congressional and Private Sector Consultations under Trade Promotion Authority. http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d0859.pdf
  • Operation Iraqi Freedom: DOD Assessment of Iraqi Security Forces' Units as Independent Not Clear Because ISF Support Capabilities Are Not Fully Developed. http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d08143r.pdf
  • "Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices Today," by David M. Walker, comptroller general of the United States, on the Fiscal Wake-Up Tour at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. Presentation. http://www.gao.gov/cghome/d08337cg.pdf
  • Stabilization and Reconstruction: Actions Are Needed to Develop a Planning and Coordination Framework and Establish the Civilian Reserve Corps. http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d0839.pdf
  • Transportation Security Administration's Processes for Designating and Releasing Sensitive Security Information. http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d08232r.pdf
  • "U.S. Financial Condition and Fiscal Future Briefing," by David M. Walker, comptroller general of the United States, before the Center for Governmental Accounting Education and Research's Annual Conference, at Rutgers University, in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Presentation. http://www.gao.gov/cghome/d08340cg.pdf

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

International Alert

International Crisis Group

Lexington Institute

Pew Center of Global Climate Change

Pew Global Attitudes Project

Project for Excellence in Journalism

Strategic Studies Institute

Strategic Studies Quarterly (SSQ)

Winter 2007, V. 1. no. 2 http://www.maxwell.af.mil/au/ssq/index.asp

  • Air, Space, and Cyberspace Power for the Future? Lt Gen Stephen R. Lorenz, USAF
  • Toward Restructuring National Security. Lt Gen David A. Deptula, USAF
  • Adapt or Die: The US Military's Responsibility to Protect America by Leading the Transformations in Science and Technology. Newt Gingrich with CAPT Ronald E. Weisbrook, USN
  • Irregular Warfare: One Nature, Many Characters. Colin S. Gray
  • Exploring the Knowledge Nexus: India's Path in Terrorism-Driven Institutional Growth. Chris C. Demchak and Eric Werner
  • Divine Victory for Whom: Airpower in the 2006 Israel-Hezbollah War. William M. Arkin

US Interagency Counterinsurgency Initiative (USGICI)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

World Economic Forum

1 comment:

Alex said...

And what do you think of Obadiah Shoher's arguments against the peace process ( samsonblinded.org/blog/we-need-a-respite-from-peace.htm )?