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Title Beyond convergence : world without order / edited by Hilary Matfess and Michael Miklaucic.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : Center for Complex Operations, Institute for National Security Studies, National Defense University, 2016.

Subject Transnational crime -- Communication systems.
Transborder data flow -- Security measures.
Computer networks -- Security measures.
Information warfare.
Cyberspace operations (Military science)
Computer security.
Transnational crime -- Social networks.
Sovereignty -- Social networks.
Cyberterrorism -- Prevention.
Cyber intelligence (Computer security)
Alt Name Matfess, Hilary,
Miklaucic, Michael,
National Defense University. Center for Technology and National Security Policy. Center for Complex Operations,
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 397 pages) : illustrations
Note "October 2016."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction: World order or disorder? / Hilary Matfess and Michael Miklaucic -- I. Slouching Toward Dystopia. The global crisis of governance / Phil Williams -- The twin insurgencies: plutocrats and criminals challenge the Westphalian state / Nils Gilman -- The Islamic State revolution / Scott Atran -- The march is not linear: big party politics and the decline of democracy worldwide / Francis Fukuyama and Hilary Matfess -- Costs of hedging bad: the global threat network and impact on financial market volatility / Jay Chittooran and Scott Helfstein -- II. One Network. Terrorist and criminal dynamics: a look beyond the horizon / Christopher Dishman -- Hezbollah's criminal networks: useful idiots, henchmen, and organized criminal facilitators / Matthew Levitt -- Convergence in criminalized states: the new paradigm / Douglas Farah -- ISIL and the goal of organization survival / Jessica Stern --- III. Pandora. Virtually illicit: the use of social media in a hyper-connected world / Tuesday Reitano and Andrew Trabulsi -- "We pay, you pay": protection economies, financial flows, and violence / Mark Shaw -- The neglected mega-problem: illicit trade in "normally licit" goods / Karl Lallerstedt -- Cybercrime: the evolution of traditional crime / Raj Samani -- IV. A Toolbox for the 21st Century. Leviathan redux: toward a community of effective states / Clare Lockhart and Michael Miklaucic -- Communicate, cooperate, and collaborate (C³) through public-private partnerships (P³) to counter the convergence of illicit networks / Celina Realuyo -- Adapting to today's battlefield: the Islamic State and irregular war as the "new normal" / Sebastian Gorka -- Networks at war: organizational innovation and adaptation in the 21st century / Christopher Fussel and D.W. Lee.
Reproduction Reproduction. [Alliance,OH: University of Mount Union Library, 2017. spiral bound; 29cm. Printed from web site (April 20, 2017).
Note Description based on online resource, PDF version; title from title page (viewed January 25, 2017).
OCLC # 969979837
Additional Format Print version: Beyond convergence (OCoLC)969978197.

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