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Sun Tzu and the art of modern warfare / Mark McNeilly.

By: McNeilly, Mark [author.].
Contributor(s): Sunzi, active 6th century B.C. Sunzi bing fa. English. 2014.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]Edition: Updated edition.Description: x, 311 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780199957859 (paperback).Subject(s): Sunzi, active 6th century B.C. Sunzi bing fa | Military art and science | Military art and science -- Case studies | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / International Security | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Terrorism | HISTORY / Military / OtherDDC classification: 355.02 MCN Other classification: POL012000 | POL037000 | HIS027130
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: -- CONTENTS -- Introduction: The Relevance of Sun Tzu to Modern Warfare -- 1. Win All Without Fighting: Achieving the Objective Without Destroying It -- 2. Avoid Strength, Attack Weakness: Striking Where the Enemy Is Most Vulnerable -- 3. Deception and Foreknowledge: Winning the Information War -- 4. Speed and Preparation: Moving Swiftly to Overcome Resistance -- 5. Shaping the Enemy: Preparing the Battlefield -- 6. Character-based Leadership: Leading by Example -- 7. The "Global War on Terror" -- 8. Ancient Principles for Future Battlefields -- Notes -- Original Translation of The Art of War by Samuel B. Griffith -- Bibliography to Sun Tzu translation -- Index to Sun Tzu and the Art of Ancient and Modern Warfare.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-306) and index.

Machine generated contents note: -- CONTENTS -- Introduction: The Relevance of Sun Tzu to Modern Warfare -- 1. Win All Without Fighting: Achieving the Objective Without Destroying It -- 2. Avoid Strength, Attack Weakness: Striking Where the Enemy Is Most Vulnerable -- 3. Deception and Foreknowledge: Winning the Information War -- 4. Speed and Preparation: Moving Swiftly to Overcome Resistance -- 5. Shaping the Enemy: Preparing the Battlefield -- 6. Character-based Leadership: Leading by Example -- 7. The "Global War on Terror" -- 8. Ancient Principles for Future Battlefields -- Notes -- Original Translation of The Art of War by Samuel B. Griffith -- Bibliography to Sun Tzu translation -- Index to Sun Tzu and the Art of Ancient and Modern Warfare.

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