From insurgency to stability, Volume II: Insights from selected case studies

This book examines six case studies of insurgencies from around the world to determine the key factors in the successful transition from counterinsurgency toward stability

Main Author: Rabasa, Angel
Format: eBook
Published: Santa Monica, Calif. RAND Corp. 2011, 2011
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction; Background; The Transition from Counterinsurgency to Stability; The Case Studies; Chapter Two: The Philippines; Introduction: Background of the Communist Conflict in the Philippines; Strategy; The Philippine State; AFP COIN Progress; Transition?; Conclusion: Lessons for the United States; Chapter Three: Counterinsurgency Transition Case Study: Colombia; Nature and Scope of the Conflict; International and Transnational Actors; Strategy (Pre-Transition)
  • Counterinsurgency Transition Case Study: El Salvador; Introduction; Strategy (Pre-Transition); The Transition Period; Managing the Transition; Conclusions; Chapter Five: The Tuareg Insurgency in Mali, 2006-2009; Introduction; Phase 1: The ADC Rebellion, May-July 2006; Phase 2: The ATNM Rebellion (May 2007-February 2009); Conclusions; Chapter Six: The Transition in Al-Anbar, Iraq; Introduction; A Brief History of the Conflict in Al-Anbar Province
  • Includes bibliographical references