Characteristics of Successful U.S. Military Interventions

  title={Characteristics of Successful U.S. Military Interventions},
  author={Jennifer Kavanagh and Bryan Frederick and Alexandra Stark and Nathan Chandler and Meagan L. Smith and Matthew Povlock and Lynn Etheridge Davis and Edward Geist},
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Introducing the Military Intervention Project: A New Dataset on US Military Interventions, 1776–2019

While scholars have made many claims about US military interventions, they have not come to a consensus on main trends and consequences. This article introduces a new, comprehensive dataset of all US

The Tyranny of Distance: Assessing and Explaining the Apparent Decline in U.S. Military Performance

There is a growing sense that US military effectiveness has been on the wane in recent years. Is this the case? If so, what are the reasons for the decay in American combat performance? We first

The American Way of Irregular War: An Analytical Memoir

The United States has failed to achieve strategic objectives in nearly every military campaign since Vietnam. This memoir concludes that this is because America lacks the concepts, doctrine, and