Democracies and Small Wars


The contributors to this study address the challenges faced by democracies in the way they conduct small wars, or low-intensity conflicts as they are euphemistically called. Case studies are analysed and ways are suggested to improve performance through an awareness of the vulnerabilities of democratic states.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Avi Kober
  • Stuart A. Cohen
  • Ron Schleifer
  • Jonathan Fox
  • Thomas G. Mahnken
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 2003