his monograph presents the results of a project entitled Improving Army Doctrine and Planning for Stability Operations. A great deal of activity has been aimed at revising the approach to the planning and implementation of Stabilization, Security, Transition, and Reconstruction (SSTR) operations. The primary emphasis of the
The publication of a new counterinsurgency (COIN) doctrine manual in late 2006 was widely heralded as an indication that the U.S. military was finally coming to understand the problems it has recently faced in Iraq and Afghanistan. However, this interpretation assumes a tight linkage between doctrine as written and operations as
III to XI, a doctrine is presented. It is the same as that presented much more in detail, and with a greater
wealth of reference, in my "System of Metaphysics," which was published a short time ago. In the Notes in
the back of this volume, the reader will find references to those parts of the larger work which treat of the
subjects more briefly discussed here. It will be helpful to the teacher to keep the larger work on hand, and to
use more or less of the material there presented as his undergraduate classes discuss the chapters of this one.
Other references are...
Project Gutenberg's The Doctrine of Evolution, by Henry Edward Crampton This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.net Title: The Doctrine of Evolution Its Basis and Its Scope Author: Henry Edward Crampton Release Date: August 5, 2005 [EBook #16442]
This study of the origins of international law combines
techniques of intellectual history and historiography to
investigate the earliest developments of the law of nations.
The book examines the sources, processes, and doctrines of
international legal obligation in antiquity to reevaluate the
critical attributes of international law. David J.
The question of whether an automobile accident victim should be allowed to bring a claim for punitive damages for unfair settlement practices against another person's liability insurer — a so-called third-party, bad faith suit — has become an important policy concern.This book examines the compensation that automobile insurers paid to accident victims in California during a period, 197......
The development of administrative law is a prominent feature of the Australian
legal landscape. The importance of this subject is highlighted by the fact that it is
stipulated as a ‘core’ subject in the syllabi of many, if not most, law schools. One
needs only to peruse the cases reported in the main law reports to appreciate its
significance as a large area of legal practice.
In this volume of essays, the contributors examine a number of fundamental
topics of practical and doctrinal importance.
Written by leading philosophers and lawyers from the United States and the United Kingdom, this collection of original essays offers new insights into the doctrines that make up the general part of the criminal law. It sheds theoretical light on the diversity and unity of the general part and advances our understanding of such key issues as criminalisation, omissions, voluntary actions, knowledge, belief, reckelssness, duress, self-defence, entrapment and officially-induced mistake of law.
The federal government’s use of new data technologies, specifically
knowledge discovery in databases (KDD) applications, for
counterterrorism purposes presents a serious challenge to existing
constitutional privacy protections. The book explores whether this
practice infringes upon constitutional privacy rights in general and the
right to information privacy in particular. It includes a review of
privacy scholarship as well as a broad discussion of how constitutional
privacy has been conceptualized by the U.S. Supreme Court and the
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an arrangement would be disastrous to Brad, since the IRS would currently assess income tax to Brad on such an arrangement, using the much criticized “economic benefit” doctrine. Under this theory, monies irrevocably set aside for Brad grant him an economic benefit (presumably by improving his net worth or otherwise improving his creditworthiness) upon which he must pay tax.