Accession Number : ADA136788

Title :   Government Can Mount Effective Counter-Insurgency Programs against Marxist Oriented Revolutions.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Hendricks,R A

PDF Url : ADA136788

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : Governments can effectively combat Marxist oriented revolutionary movements. The facade of legitimacy emerges as the most important variable in conducting a counter-insurgency campaign. Highly developed organizational structure supported by viable lines of transportation and communication enhance both the legitimacy of a government and also its capability to deter internal aggression by opposition forces. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Political revolution, Communism, Political parties, Guerrilla warfare, Insurgency, Counterinsurgency, Theses

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE