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How to Lose the Information War
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Nina Jankowicz
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-11 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Since the start of the Trump era, the United States and the Western world has finally begun to wake up to the threat of online warfare and the attacks from Russia. The question no one seems to be able to answer is: what can the West do about it? Central
Digital Influence Warfare in the Age of Social Media
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: James J. F. Forest
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This book brings together three important dimensions of our everyday lives. First is digital—the online ecosystem of information providers and tools, from websites, blogs, discussion forums, and targeted email campaigns to social media, video streaming, and virtual reality. Second, influence—the most effective ways people can be persuaded, in order to
How To Stage A Coup
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rory Cormac
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-02 - Publisher: Atlantic Books

'A compelling history of the dark arts of statecraft... Fascinating' Jonathan Rugman Today's world is in flux. Competition between the great powers is back on the agenda and governments around the world are turning to secret statecraft and the hidden hand to navigate these uncertain waters. From poisonings to electoral
Digital Influence Mercenaries
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: James J. F. Forest
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-15 - Publisher: Naval Institute Press

In today's online attention economy, supply and demand have created a rapidly growing market for firms and entrepreneurs using the tactics, tools, and strategies of digital influence warfare to gain profit and power. This book focuses on the more malicious types of online activity such as deception, provocation, and a
The Weaponisation of Everything
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Mark Galeotti
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-15 - Publisher: Yale University Press

An engaging guide to the various ways in which war is now waged—and how to adapt to this new reality Hybrid War, Grey Zone Warfare, Unrestricted War: today, traditional conflict—fought with guns, bombs, and drones—has become too expensive to wage, too unpopular at home, and too difficult to manage. In