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Air University Library Course Support



5 February 2024 - 23 February 2024

"This course situates the role of information and cyber power future for the strategist today and in the future."

Some materials listed below require access to subscription databases.  If you cannot gain access, contact your local library for availability.  AU students and faculty can contact the Library's Database Request Page for a password.

Internet Resources

Listed below is on-line information about books and their authors used in this course.  Library resources are best accessed using commercial internet.

Day 1 - Monday, 5 February 2024

Kenneth Alan Osgood        Biography
Total Cold War:  Eisenhower's Secret Propaganda Battle at Home and Abroad       Review 1        Review 2

Day 2 - Tuesday, 6 February 2024

Andreas Krieg     Biography
Subversion:  The Strategic Weaponization of Narratives      Review

Day 3 - Thursday, 8 February 2024

Chris Wiggins    Biography
Matthew L. Jones     Biography
How Data Happened:  A History from the Age of Reason to the Age of Algorithms     Review 1     Review 2

Day 4 - Friday, 9 February 2024

Florian Schneider    Publisher Description   (Click on "Author Information" tab for short biography)
China's Digital Nationalism       Review    Publisher Description  

Day 5 - Monday, 12 February 2024

Fred M. Kaplan   Short Biography
Dark Territory:  The Secret History of Cyber War       Review

Day 6 - Tuesday, 13 February 2024

Robert M. Chesney        Biography
Max W. E. Smeets      Biography
Deter, Disrupt, or Deceive:  Assessing Cyber Conflict as an Intelligence Contest     Publisher Description

Day 7 - Thursday, 15 February 2024

Daniel Moore      Publisher Description  (Click on "Author Information" tab for short biography)
Offensive Cyber Operations:  Understanding Intangible Warfare      Review     Publisher Description

Day 8 - Friday, 16 February 2024

Lucas Kello      Biography
Striking Back:  The End of Peace in Cyberspace - and How to Restore It        Publisher Description     Book Discussion (YouTube Video)

Day 9 - Tuesday, 20 February 2024

Anu Bradford     Biography
Digital Empires:  The Global Battle to Regulate Technology      Publisher Description     Book Discussion   (YouTube Video)

Day 10 - Thursday, 22 February 2024

Henry Ferrell     Biography
Abraham Newman       Biography
Underground Empire:  How America Weaponized the Global Economy        Book Discussion  (CSIS YouTube Video)

Day 11 - Friday, 23 February 2024

Paul Scharre     Biography
Army of None:  Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War     Review 1     Review 2

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