Perspectives on Politics

Review Symposium

Review of The New U.S. Army/Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Field Manual

Douglas A. Ollivanta1

a1 Douglass A. Ollivant received his Ph.D. in political science from Indiana University, Bloomington. He is a member of the National Security Council and is currently serving as a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army


Douglas A. Ollivant on The U.S. Army/Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Field Manual. By the U.S. Army and Marine Corps. Forward by David H. Petraeus, James F. Amos, and John A. Nagl. Introduction by Sarah Sewall. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. 472p. $15.00.


The views expressed herein are solely those of the author. These views do not reflect those of the U.S. Army or any agency of the U.S. government.