Discussion on the War in Afghanistan
Authors talked about the current situation in Afghanistan. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Seth Jones… read more
Authors talked about the current situation in Afghanistan. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Seth Jones is the author of In the Graveyard of Empires: America’s War in Afghanistan (W. W. Norton & Company; July 6, 2009). He is a political scientist at the RAND Corporation and an adjunct professor at Georgetown and the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School.
Mark Moyar is the author of A Question of Command: Counterinsurgency from the Civil War to Iraq (Yale University Press; October 20, 2009). A professor at the Marine Corps University, he is also the author of Triumph Forsaken: The Vietnam War, 1954-1965 and Phoenix and the Birds of Prey: Counterinsurgency and Counterterrorism in Vietnam. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Seth G. Jones Political Scientist RAND Corporation
- Mark A. Moyar Professor Marine Corps University->National Security Affairs
- Peter Slen Senior Executive Producer C-SPAN->Book TV
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