> Vol. 1, No 3. 2010 > Mindanao: A Community-based Approach to Counterinsurgency

William A. Stuebner and Richard Hirsch
Mindanao: A Community-based Approach to Counterinsurgency


11 2010
Over the past several years, U.S. Government agencies have been revising their thinking on counterinsurgency and stability operations. Despite recent doctrine and guidance 
about better ways to end con"ict and promote lasting peace, however, something has been missing from the dialogue: a successful model of reintegration and economic growth in an Islamic insurgency that has taken combatants off the battle!eld permanently.