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Pape, Robert Anthony 1960-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 62 publications in 4 languages and 3,847 library holdings
Genres: Military history  Case studies 
Classifications: HV6431, 363.325
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Most widely held works by Robert Anthony Pape
Dying to win : the strategic logic of suicide terrorism by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of suicide terrorism analyzes the motivations behind the phenomenon, charting incidents of suicide terrorism around the world, examining key patterns in the events, and outlining ways in which governments can fight them
Cutting the fuse : the explosion of global suicide terrorism and how to stop it by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Almost every week, suicide bombers attack. We know the danger--suicide attacks kill more people than all other forms of terrorism--and in response we have sacrificed the lives of soldiers and civilians, trillions of dollars, and America's reputation abroad in a futile quest for absolute security. But do we really understand what drives people to deliberately kill themselves on a mission to harm the innocent?Cutting the Fuse offers a wealth of new knowledge about the origins of suicide terrorism and strategies to stop it
Bombing to win : air power and coercion in war by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pape argues convincingly that airpower is no "magic bullet" nor a way to win inexpensively. His conclusions will provoke debate from the highest military circles to the armchair generals in academia and Congress and have ramifications for questions from defense budget cuts to international policy in Bosnia. The wealth of systematically collected evidence should be a source of scholarly debates for years to come
Morir para ganar : las estrategias del terrorismo suicida by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dying to win : why suicide terrorists do it by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suicide terrorism and democracy : what we've learned since 9/11 by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over the past two decades, terrorist organizations have increasingly relied on suicide attacks to achieve political objectives. The specific goal sought in almost all suicide terrorist campaigns in modern history is the same: to compel a democratic state to withdraw combat forces from territory prized by the terrorists. This holds true for al-Qaeda, the terrorist organization of greatest concern to most Americans. Al-Qaeda's efforts to mobilize people to kill Americans are driven principally by a simple strategic goal: to drive the United States and its Western allies from the Arabian Peninsula and other Muslim countries. Terrorist groups that employ suicide as a tactic follow a strategic logic to compel democratic governments to change their policies, but the motivations of the individual attackers have evolved over the past few years. In the London bombings of July 7, 2005, and in the failed plot to blow up airliners over the Atlantic uncovered in August 2006, the actual and prospective
Bombarder pour vaincre puissance aérienne et coercition dans la guerre by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coercive air power by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism by Robert Anthony Pape ( )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lehrstoff für den Turnunterricht an höh. Lehranstalten ( Book )
1 edition published in 1911 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Public policy lecture series Moving beyond the war on terror by Robert Anthony Pape ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Robert Pape, political science professor at the University of Chicago, draws on lessong from the previous decade and the "War on Terror" to develop future policy prescriptions aimed at combating global terrorism
U.S. strategic airpower in the Gulf War by Richard M Wilcox ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Understanding the global insurgency ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Panelists discussed the global insurgency in the Arab and Muslim world and how to combat it. Following discussion, panelists answered questions from the audience
Dying to win: the strategic logic of suicide terrorism, (by) Robert Pape by Robert Anthony Pape ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sensitivity of IT factor to parameter variations for a 12 pulse stativ VAR compensator by D. L Carrera ( )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Pape, R. A. 1960-
Pape, Robert A.
Pape, Robert A., 1960-
Languages
English (58)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
French (1)
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