Vol 19, No 2 (1999)

Table of Contents


NATO and the Former Yugoslavia: Crisis, Conflict and the Atlantic Alliance
Joyce P. Kaufman
The Limits of Soviet Airpower: The Failure of Military Coercion in Afghanistan, 1979-89
Edward B. Westermann
The Politics of Democratic Transition in Congo (Zaire): Implications of the Kabila "Revolution"
Osita G. Afoaku
Congo-Zaire's 1996-97 Civil War in the Context of Evolving Patterns of Military Conflict in Africa in the Era of Independence
William G. Thom
Resolving Identity Tensions: The Case of the Peacekeeper
Volker C. Franke
American as Cherry Pie?: Unofficial Militias in American History
Roger Beaumont

Research Note

Psychological Operations in the 1990s
Philip M. Taylor

Review Essays

Ethnicity and Y2K "Bugs" in the Sphere of Conflict Management: Challenges and Opportunities
Richard J. Chasdi
The Age of Terrorism
Ken Robertson
Mau Mau and Kenya
Randall W. Heather
Understanding the World Order Contest in the South China Sea
Stewart S. Johnson
War in (Another) New Context: Postmodernism
Andrew J. Wilson

Book Reviews

Tidwell, Alan C. Conflict Resolved? A Critical Assessment of Conflict Resolution. London: Pinter, 1998.
David Last
Rothchild, Donald. Managing Ethnic Conflict in Africa: Pressures and Incentives for Cooperation. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 1997.
Richard Dale
Rabinovich, Itamar. The Brink of Peace: The Israeli-Syrian Negotiations. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1998.
James W. Moore
Gunter, Michael M. The Kurds and the Future of Turkey. New York: St. Martin's, 1997.
Christian M. Breil
Grau, Lester, The Bear Went Over the Mountain: Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan. London: Frank Cass, 1998.
Stephen M Grenier
Sorley, Lewis. A Better War?: The Unexamined Victories and Final Tragedy of America's Last Years in Viet Nam. New York: Harcourt Brace, 1999.
Anthony James Joes
Che Guevara, Guerrilla Warfare. 3rd ed. Wilmington, DE: SR Books, 1997.
James Kiras
Ferraresi, Franco. Threats to Democracy: The Radical Right in Italy After the War. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1996.
Peter C. Kent
Aldrich, Richard, ed. Espionage, Security and Intelligence in Britain, 1945-1970. Manchester, UK, and New York: Manchester University Press, 1998.
Philip H.J. Davies
Collins, John M. Military Geography for Professionals and the Public. Washington DC: National Defense University Press, 1998.
Robert Baer