The following are selected recent publications by Defense Analysis Department faculty.
Gregg, Heather S., Hy S. Rothstein, and John Arquilla, Eds., The Three Circles of War: Understanding the Dynamics of Conflict in Iraq, (Potomac Books, Inc, 2010)
Berger, M., and Borer, D., Eds., The Long War: Insurgency, Counterinsurgency and Collapsing States, (London: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics Series, 2008)
Chapters in Books
Arquilla, J., "Information Wars," in the Encyclopedia of Globalization and Security, (Praeger, 2009)
Arquilla, J., "Conflict, Security and Computer Ethics," in Luciano Floridi, ed., The Cambridge Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics, (Cambridge University Press, 2010).
Berger, M., "The End of Empire and the Cold War" in Mark Beeson, ed., Contemporary Southeast Asia: Regional Dynamics, National Differences, (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, second revised edition, 2009)
Denning, D. E., "Terror's Web: How the Internet is Transforming Terrorism," in Y. Jewks and M. Yar, ed., Handbook on Internet Crime, (Willan Publishing, 2010).
Denning, D.E., "The Internet and the Iraq Conflict," in Heather Gregg, Hy Rothstein, and John Arquilla, ed., The Three Circles of War: Understanding the Dynamics of Conflict in Iraq, (Potomac Books, Inc, 2010).
Fox, W. P., "System Modeling of US Efforts as Applied to the War on Terrorism in Iraq and Iraq's Infrastructure Resiliency: the Indicators of Force Multipliers (INFORM) Model," in Heather Gregg, Hy Rothstein, and John Arquilla, ed., The Three Circles of War: Understanding the Dynamics of Conflict in Iraq, (Potomac Books, Inc, 2010).
Freeman, M., "Insurgent and Terrorist Finances in Iraq," in Heather Gregg, Hy Rothstein, and John Arquilla, ed., The Three Circles of War: Understanding the Dynamics of Conflict in Iraq, (Potomac Books, Inc, 2010).
Gregg, H., "U.S. Relations with Islamic Organizations in the Middle East," in Robert E. Looney, ed., A Handbook of US-Middle East Relations, (New York: Routledge, 2009).
Roberts, N.C., "Web-based, Open-source Platforms for Collaboration," in J. Svara and J. Denhardt, eds., The Connected Community: Local Governments as Partners in Citizen Engagement and Community Building, (Phoenix: Alliance for Innovation, 2010).
Robinson, G., "Identity Politics and the War in Iraq," in Heather Gregg, Hy Rothstein, and John Arquilla, ed., The Three Circles of War: Understanding the Dynamics of Conflict in Iraq, (Potomac Books, Inc, 2010).
Sepp, K., "Special Operations," in Thomas Rid and Thomas Keaney, ed., Understanding Counterinsurgency: Doctrine, Operations, and Challenges, (Routledge, 2010).
Articles in Conference Proceedings
Alt, Jonathan, Stephen Lieberman, and Sean Everton, "Violent Extremist Network Representation and Attack the Network Course of Action Analysis in Social Simulation," in 2010 Spring Simulation Multiconference, Military Modeling and Simulation Symposium. Orlando, FL.
Fox, W. P., "The Battle of Trafalgar: An Example of Modeling with Technology," Proceeding of the 20thICTCM, March 2009, pages 93-97.
Zhang, D., Zeng, S., Huang, C-N, Fan, L., Yu, X., Dang, Y., Larson, C., Denning, D., Roberts, N., Chen, H., "Developing a Dark Web Collection and Infrastructure for Computational and Social Sciences," Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, ISI 2010.
Major Journal Articles
Arquilla, J., "Realities of War," Third World Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 1 (2009). See all of John Arquilla's publications here.
Blanken, L., and Jason Lepore, "'Slowing Down to Keep the Lead in Military Technology," Defense and Peace Economics (in press)
Borer, D., Everton, S., and Nayve, M., "Global Development and Human (In)security: Understanding the Rise of the Rajah Solaiman Movement and Balik Islam in the Philippines." Third World Quarterly, Vol 30, No 1 (2009)
Denning, D. E., "Barriers to Entry: Are They Lower for Cyber Warfare?" IO Journal, (April 2009), pp. 6-10.
Denning, D. E., "Comments on Responsibility of and Trust in ISPs," Knowledge, Technology & Policy, Vol. 23, No. 3 (2010), pp. 399-401.
Everton, S. F., "Network Topography, Key Players and Terrorist Networks," Connections, (2011).
Fox, W. P., "Discrete Combat Models: Investigating the Solutions to Discrete Forms of Lanchester's Combat Models," International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems (IJORIS), 1(1), (Jan-Mar 2010), pp 16-34.
Freeman, M., David Tucker, and Steffen Merten, "Pathways to Terror: Finding Patterns Prior to an Attack," Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism, Vol. 5, No. 1, (2010).
Freeman, M., "The Sources of Terrorist Financing: Theory and Typology," Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, Vol. 34, No. 6, (June 2011).
Freeman, M., "The Headless Horseman: A Theoretical and Strategic Assessment of Leadership Targeting," Journal of Conflict Studies, Vol. 30, (2010).
Gregg, H., "Beyond Population Engagement: Understanding the Goals of Counterinsurgency," Parameters, Vol. 39, No. 3, (2009).
Gregg, H., "Fighting Cosmic Warriors: Lessons from the First Seven Years of the Global War on Terror," Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, Vol. 32, No. 3, (2009).
Gregg, H., "Fighting the Jihad of the Pen: Countering Al Qaeda's Ideology," Terrorism and Political Violence, Vol. 22, No. 2, 2010, pp. 294-314.
Massey, D. and Denning, D. E., "Securing the Domain Name System," guest editor's introduction to special issue on DNS, IEEE Security & Privacy, Vol. 7, No. 5, (September/October 2009), pp. 11-13.
Roberts, N.C., "Entrepreneurship in Peace Operations," Journal of Civic Society," 6(01), (2010), pp. 1-21.
Roberts, N.C., "Response to Commentaries of Spanning 'Bleeding Boundaries," Public Administration Review, (2010).
Roberts, N.C., "Spanning 'Bleeding' Boundaries: Humanitarianism, NGOs, and the Civilian-Military Nexus in the Post-Cold War Era," Public Administration Review. 70(2), (2010), pp. 212-222.
Roberts, N.C., "Tracking and Disrupting Dark Networks: Challenges of Data Collection and Analysis," Information Systems Frontiers (in press)
Roberts, N.C. and Everton, S., "Strategies for Combating Dark Networks," Journal of Social Structure (in press).
Research for OSD
Arquilla, J., Monograph on Aspects of Netwar & the Conflict with al Qaeda (September 2009)
Gregg, H., "Employment Handbook for Fighting Counterinsurgencies: A toolkit for how to build rapport, create jobs and work towards a viable state," Naval Postgraduate School Technical Report, NPS-DA-09-001, (November 2009).
Arquilla, J., "The New Rules of War," in Foreign Policy (March/April 2010), cover article
Arquilla, J., "The Coming Swarm," New York Times, February 15, 2009
Arquilla, J., "How to Lose a Cyberwar," Foreign Policy (November/December 2009)