Theses and Dissertations
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DoD's use of Iraqi exiles
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-12)
The U.S. government has utilized exiles for decades, the latest example being the use of Iraqi exiles starting after the Gulf War. For close to thirteen years America supported Iraqi opposition groups, overtly after the ...
Islamic revival in the Balkans
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-03)
The stance of the Balkans towards global Islamic extremism has been much discussed, but little subject to substantive comparative inquiry. In this thesis I utilize social movement theory to analyze the relation between ...
Amphibious and special operations in the Aegean Sea 1943-1945 : operational effectiveness and strategic implications
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2003-12)
The Aegean sea during the Second World War drew the attention of both the Allies and the Axis. The Italian occupation of the Dodecanese islands, which are in the southeastern perimeter of the Aegean was sought to be ...
Naval Special Warfare - leading organizational change
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2000-12)
This thesis examines organizational transformation, utilizing Naval, Special Warfare (NSW) as a model for DOD-wide organizational change. The broader context of the revolution in military affairs (RMA) highlights the unique ...
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