Lomperis, Timothy J.

From People’s War to People’s Rule : Insurgency, Intervention, and the Lessons of Vietnam - 1 - Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 1996. - 1 online resource (898 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover Page; FROM PEOPLE'S WAR TO PEOPLE'S RULE; Copyright Page; Dedication; CONTENTS; TABLES AND FIGURES; PREFACE; PART I Theory and Context; INTRODUCTION FROM GHOST TO LESSON; CHAPTER 1 ON THE BUSINESS OF LESSONS; CHAPTER 2 LEGITIMACY, INSURGENCY, AND THE INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT OF THE VIETNAM WAR; CHAPTER 3 ANALYTICAL FRAMEWORK OF LEGITIMACY, INSURGENCY, AND INTERVENTION; PART II Vietnam, the Deviant Case; CHAPTER 4 HISTORICAL SETTING: THE EARTHLY STRUGGLE FOR HEAVEN'S MANDATE; CHAPTER 5 FRAMEWORK ANALYSIS: THE WAR WITHOUT A LESSON?; PART III The Comparative Prism CHAPTER 6 CHINA, 1920-1949: THE LONG MARCH TO LIBERATIONCHAPTER 7 GREECE 1941-1949: THREE ROUNDS TO ALBANIA; CHAPTER 8 THE PHILIPPINES, 1946-1956: LIBERATION DEFLECTED; CHAPTER 9 MALAYA, 1948-1960: THE UNMAKING OF AN INSURGENCY; CHAPTER 10 CAMBODIA'S "AUTOGENOCIDE" AND THE DISAPPEARANCE OF LAOS, 1949-1975; PART IV Lessons; CHAPTER 11 FINDINGS FROM THE PRISM AND AN APPLICATION: SENDERO LUMINOSO OF PERU; CONCLUSION THE NEW ERA: WILSON'S TRIUMPH OVER LENIN; APPENDIX 1 THE LITERATURES OF THE FRAMEWORK; APPENDIX 2 A TALE OF TWO STRATEGIES: AN ALTERNATIVE EXPLANATION APPENDIX 3 ASSUMPTIONS, THEMATIC QUESTIONS, AND PROPOSITIONSNOTES; INDEX

From People's War to People's Rule: Insurgency, Intervention, and the Lessons of Vietnam

9780807863046 29.99 (NL)


Insurgency -- Southeast Asia.
Southeast Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945-.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1963-1969.
Vietnam -- History -- 1945-1975.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States.


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