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Post-modern challenges for modern warriors

John Kiszely

Post-modern challenges for modern warriors

by John Kiszely

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Published by Defence Academy of the United Kingdom in [Shrivenham, England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Defence Academy of the United Kingdom.,
  • Military art and science -- Great Britain.,
  • Counterinsurgency -- Great Britain.,
  • Military doctrine -- Great Britain.,
  • Military education -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Kiszely.
    SeriesShrivenham papers -- no. 5
    ContributionsDefence Academy of the United Kingdom.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU543.D45 K57 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p. ;
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17055824M
    ISBN 100955392152
    ISBN 109780955392153
    LC Control Number2008353813

    Since its publication in , Edward Said’s Orientalism has developed to be the leading canonical text for cultural studies, critical post-modern and post-colonial studies, and studies of the Middle East and Islam. In Orientalism, Edward Said develops a two-part argument: Since the late sixteenth century European writers, scholars, and scientists produced an idea and . Post-classical history (also called the post-antiquity era, post-ancient era, or pre-modern era) is a periodization commonly used by the school of "world history" instead of Middle Ages (medieval), which is roughly synonymous. The period runs from about CE to CE, though there may be regional differences and debates. The era was globally characterized by the expansion of .

      The United States Department of Defense (DOD) has contributed to the development of various education and training technologies, two of which are computer-assisted instruction and simulation-based instruction. DOD investment in computer-assisted instruction has continued from the s to the present. Its contributions have ranged from drill and practice Cited by:   McFate does a good job interweaving a rich and easy-to-read historical analysis with his overall thesis, drawing fascinating parallels between our medieval past-complete with mercenaries, military entrepreneurs and privatized warfare-and their post-modern contemporaries in an emerging neo-medieval present."/5(41).

    Duryodhana (Sanskrit: दुर्योधन, literally means Dur= Extremely hard Yodhana= Yudh/Fight; the one with whom the fight is extremely hard,) also known as Suyodhana, is a major antagonist in the Hindu epic Mahabharata and was the eldest of the Kauravas, the hundred sons of blind king Dhritarashtra and Queen the first born son of the blind king, he was the Children: Laxman Kumara, Lakshmanaa. In Kurosawa’s classic film The Seven Samurai, desperate farmers convince veteran warriors to help defend their village and harvest from raiding ronin and one apprentice accept the challenge. After fortifying the village and giving the farmers a crash course in asymmetric warfare, the seven samurai lead the defense when the marauders return.


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