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Journal of Advanced Military Studies, Vol 12, No 1. 2021. (Political Warfare and Propaganda)

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Table of Contents:


Political Warfare and Propaganda: An Introduction 13

James J. F. Forest, PhD

Fake News for the Resistance: 34

The OSS and the Nexus of Psychological Warfare

and Resistance Operations in World War II

Daniel de Wit

All Women Belong in the Kitchen, and Other Dangerous Tropes: 57

Online Misogyny as a National Security Threat

Kyleanne Hunter, PhD, and Emma Jouenne

Consistency of Civil-Military Relations 86

in the Israel Defense Forces:

The Defensive Mode in Cyber

Glen Segell, PhD

Russian Cyber Information Warfare: 112

International Distribution and Domestic Control

Lev Topor, PhD, and Alexander Tabachnik, PhD

Propagandized Adversary Populations in a War of Ideas 128

Donald M. Bishop

Social Antiaccess/Area-Denial (Social A2/AD) 149

Colonel Phil Zeman, USMC

Representation of Armed Forces through Cinematic 165

and Animated Pieces: Case Studies

Michael Cserkits, PhD

Streaming the Battlefield: 181

A Theory of the Internet’s Effect on Negotiation Onset

First Lieutenant Anthony Patrick, USMC



The Crucible of War: 197

What Do We Know about Military Adaptation?

Martijn van der Vorm

National Security Is Still an Ambiguous Concept 210

José de Arimatéia da Cruz, PhD/MPH



Beyond Blue Skies: 217

The Rocket Plane Programs that Led to the Space Age

by Chris Petty

Reviewed by John M. Curatola, PhD

Forging the World: 219

Strategic Narratives and International Relations

edited by Alister Miskimmon, Ben O’Loughlin, and Laura Roselle

Reviewed by Raphaël Zaffran, PhD

It’s My Country Too: 222

Women’s Military Stories from the American Revolution

to Afghanistan

edited by Jerri Bell and Tracy Crow

Reviewed by Sara Ferragamo

Iwo Jima and the Bonin Islands in U.S.-Japan Relations: 234

American Strategy, Japanese Territory, and the Islanders In-Between

by Robert D. Eldridge


Reviewed by Samantha Boelter, MAH

Polymaths of Islam: 236

Power and Networks of Knowledge in Central Asia

by James Pickett

Reviewed by Victoria Clement, PhD

Rhetoric and Demagoguery 238

by Patricia Roberts-Miller

Reviewed by Ann Luppi von Mehren

The Secret History of RDX: 241

The Super-Explosive that Helped Win World War II

by Colin F. Baxter

Reviewed by Frank Blazich, PhD