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8 February 2016

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Robert Farley (Lawyers, Guns and Money, University of Kentucky) and Peter Mansoor (Ohio State University)

On Foreign Entanglements, Rob talks to Peter about the latter’s recent edited volume, Hybrid Warfare. Pete explains the reasoning behind his chapter selections, leading to discussions about warfare in Ancient Rome, the American Civil War, and the Second Sino-Japanese War. Rob asks Pete about the changes that technology has wrought in the practice of hybrid war, and Pete and Rob then discuss the upcoming sequester and the future of the American military establishment.

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Foreign Entanglements | Feb 11, 2013 | Robert Farley & Peter Mansoor

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