Revolutionary and Insurgent Strategy Studies and Casebooks | Public Intelligence

gun militia bad word to tyrantsThe following documents were produced by the U.S. Army Special Operations Command  Assessing Revolutionary and Insurgent Strategies (ARIS) studies program which features research conducted by the National Security Analysis Department of The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. … Along with these casebooks and studies, individual histories of revolutionary and counterrevolutionary activities in Greece, Guatemala, Algeria and Cuba are also available from their website…

The purpose of the ARIS series is to produce a collection of academically rigorous yet operationally relevant research materials to develop and illustrate a common understanding of insurgency and revolution. This research, intended to form a bedrock body of knowledge for members of the Special Forces, will allow users to distill vast amounts of material from a wide array of campaigns and extract relevant lessons, thereby enabling the development of future doctrine, professional education, and training…

The ARIS series follows in the tradition of research conducted by the Special Operations Research Office of American University in the 1950s and 1960s, by adding new research to that body of work and in several instances releasing updated editions of original studies…

1. Human factors considerations of undergrounds in insurgencies [download pdf, 398 pgs.]

2. Undergrounds in insurgent, revolutionary, and resistance warfare  [download, 210 pgs.]

3. Casebook on insurgency and revolutionary warfare, Vol. 1: 1933-1962  [download, pdf, 770 pgs.]

4.  Casebook on insurgency and revolutionary warfare, Vol. 2: 1962-2009 [download pdf, 888 pgs.]

….   via Public Intelligence.

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