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ISBN: 0833031716, 9780833031716
Authors: Jamison Jo Medby, Russell W. Glenn
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Keywords: urban, operations, battlefield, preparation, smart, intelligence, street
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Urban operations are highly complex because of the multitudes of people and structures as well as the density of the city's infrastructure.These same features complicate the intelligence and decisionmaking processes associated with military operations at the strategic, operational, and tactical levels of war.Intelligence preparation of the battlefield (IPB), the Army's longstanding methodology for......
ISBN: 0833031716, 9780833031716
Authors: Jamison Jo Medby, Russell W. Glenn
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Keywords: urban, operations, battlefield, preparation, smart, intelligence, street
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Publisher: RANDPublished Time: RANDPages: 100Urban operations are highly complex because of the multitudes of people and structures as well as the density of the city’s infrastructure. These same features complicate the intelligence and decisionmaking processes associated with military operations at the strategic, operational, and tactical levels of war. Intelligence preparation of the bat......
ISBN: 0833031015, 9780833031013
Authors: Ashley J. Tellis, C. Christine Fair, Jamison Jo Medby
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Keywords: lessons, kargil, crisis, pakistani, indian, conflicts, nuclear, umbrella, limited
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This report examines the views of India and Pakistan on the significance of Pakistan's foray into the Kargil-Dras sector in a limited war that has come to be known as the Kargil conflict. The goal of the analysis is to assess both combatants' perceptions of the crisis, with a view to evaluating the possibilities of future Kargil-like events and the implications of the lessons each country learned ......
ISBN: 0833031848, 9780833031846
Authors: Rae W. Archibald, Jamison Jo Medby, Brian Rosen, Jonathan Schachter
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Keywords: rise, buildings, angeles, los, safety, security
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The Building Owners and Managers Association of Greater Los Angeles and the Office of the City Attorney, Rocky Delgadillo, asked RAND to provide a study on the threats to and possible responses from the owners and managers of Los Angeles high-rise buildings in the aftermath of 9/11. The city attorney’s office was also interested in potential public policy changes or programs that government ......
ISBN: 0833038346, 9780833038340
Authors: Henry H. Willis, Andrew R. Morral, Terrence K. Kelly, Jamison Jo Medby
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Keywords: risk, terrorism, estimating
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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is responsible for protecting the United States from terrorism. It achieves this goal partly through the Urban Areas Security Initiative, which allocates resources to states and urban areas. Until DHS can know the effectiveness of available risk-reduction alternatives or determine reasonable minimum standards for community preparedness, allocating homeland......
ISBN: 0833033115, 9780833033116
Authors: Russell W. Glenn, Jamison Jo Medby, Scott Gerwehr, Frederick J. Gellert, Andrew O'donnell
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Keywords: force, reconnaissance, urban, ground, operations, combat, corps, marine, city, keys, refining, united, states, honing
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U.S. forces have little live-fire experience with urban warfare, and much of that experience is dated (Hue, South Vietnam, in 1968 and Panama City, Panama, in 1989) or more suited as a negative example (Mogadishu, Somalia). This report seeks to identify current shortfalls in the area of urban ground combat reconnaissance and provide input to assist in the creation of urban combat reconnaissance ta......
Authors: K. Jack Riley, Bruce W. Bennett, Mark Hanson, Stephen J. Carroll, Lloyd Dixon, Scott Gerwehr, Russell W. Glenn, Jamison Jo Medby, John V. Parachini
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Keywords: collection, issue, papers, california, attacks, september, terrorist, implications
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RAND has been instrumental in developing a line of research regarding terrorism. This collection of issue papers extends that research. Although the issue papers focus on California, the lessons are drawn from experience in various parts of the United States and from other countries, and they clearly have national implications. Each issue paper focuses on a different policy aspect. Three focus on ......
ISBN: 0833030531, 9780833030535
Authors: Bruce J. Held, Kenneth Horn, Christopher Hanks, Michael V. Hynes, Paul Steinberg, Christopher G. Pernin, Jamison Jo Medby, Jeff Brown
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Keywords: partnering, industry, collaborating, approaches, nontraditional, seeking
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The Army has a growing need to collaborate and partner with industry. This document describes three nontraditional approaches to that goal, namely (1) forming real-estate public-private partnerships (PPPs), (2) using Army venture capital mechanisms as a research and development funding and collaborating tool, and (3) spinning off Army activities into federal government corporations (FGCs).The rese......
ISBN: 0833031600, 9780833031600
Authors: Russell W. Glenn, Sidney W. Atkinson, Michael Barbero, Frederick J. Gellert, Scott Gerwehr, Steven Hartman, Jamison Jo Medby, Andrew O'donnell, David Owen, Suzanne Pieklik
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Keywords: urban, operations, non, lethal, conference, usmc, program, ceto, proceedings, armageddon, rand, arroyo, actd, army, ready
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On March 22-23, 2001, four organizations co-hosted the fourth annual Urban Operations Conference: the Military Operations in Urban Terrain Advanced Concepts Technology Demonstration, the Center for Emerging Threats and Opportunities, the U.S. Marine Corps Nonlethal and Urban Operations Program, and RAND Arroyo Center.Topics included the relationship between urbanization and revolutions in military......
Authors: Donald Stevens, Thomas Hamilton, Marvin Schaffer, Diana Dunham Scott, Jamison Jo Medby, Edward W. Chan, John Gibson, Mel Eisman, Richard Mesic, Charles T. Kelley, Julie Kim, Tom Latourrette, K. Jack Riley
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Keywords: angeles, international, airport, los, options, security, improvement, implementing
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Despite the high level of security at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), there are good reasons to believe that LAX is viewed by some terrorist organizations as an attractive target. The RAND Corporation was commissioned by Los Angeles World Airports to conduct a series of studies on options for protecting LAX from terrorism. This documented briefing reviews the recommendations in an earlier......
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