Winter 2017

What Comes Next

Authors
Antonia Chayes and Janne E. Nolan
Abstract
Victory in war goes beyond the last shot fired; a more healthy society must emerge. Antonia Chayes and Janne E. Nolan argue for the practical necessity of reconstruction after war. But in order to learn how to achieve such a consolidation of military victory, a shift in mindset is required from both civil and military policy-makers and planners. And a change in practice is needed at the very beginning of planning for war, requiring an unprecedented degree of domestic and international cooperation.
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