Paradigm For Security Metrics In Counterinsurgency by Charles L. AssadourianParadigm For Security Metrics In Counterinsurgency by Charles L. Assadourian

Paradigm For Security Metrics In Counterinsurgency

byCharles L. Assadourian

Paperback | August 24, 2012

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Current Army doctrine lacks a security metrics paradigm similar to the infrastructure paradigm SWEAT-MSO. Because of this, commanders, staff, subordinates, other government leaders, and the media lack a simple and common set of terms to use when communicating an assessment of security in a counterinsurgency environment. This thesis examines the history of the use of counterinsurgency metrics for security. It examines one successful counterinsurgency, United Kingdom in Malaya, 1948-1960; one unsuccessful counterinsurgency, France in Algeria, 1954-1962; and one ongoing counterinsurgency, Allied Elements in Iraq, 2003-Present. This research examines each of these regarding two lenses: systems analysis and tipping points. The successful metrics used in these counterinsurgencies are summarized in the security incident chronology acronym SLTWCT "slitwick-tee" (Security Incidents, Local Security Force Organization, Tips and Reports, Warrants, Captures and Sensitive Site Exploitation, and Trials).
Title:Paradigm For Security Metrics In CounterinsurgencyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:130 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.28 inPublished:August 24, 2012Publisher:BiblioScholarLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1249284244

ISBN - 13:9781249284246

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