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Punitive war

Clay Mountcastle

Punitive war

confederate guerrillas and union reprisals

by Clay Mountcastle

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Published by University Press of Kansas in [Lawrence, Kan.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Counterinsurgency -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Guerrilla warfare -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Guerrilla warfare -- Confederate States of America,
  • Guerrillas -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Guerrillas -- Confederate States of America,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementClay Mountcastle.
    SeriesModern war studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE470 .M73 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23192430M
    ISBN 109780700616688
    LC Control Number2009011965
    OCLC/WorldCa317361778

      The Punitive War: Confederate Guerrillas and Union Reprisals. By Clay Mountcastle. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, x, pp. $, ISBN Author: Barton A. Myers. Lieutenant Patton: George S. Patton, Jr. and the American Army in the Mexican Punitive Expedition, by Vernon L. Williams and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      The NOOK Book (eBook) of the A Preliminary to War: The 1st Aero Squadron and the Mexican Punitive Expedition of - Zapata, Desperado Pancho Villa, Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Progressive Management. Nevertheless, Augustine’s punitive model of war continued to dominate Western thought for many centuries. This chapter shows how theologians and canon lawyers of the medieval period continued to rely on and to promote Augustine’s model of a just : Colm McKeogh.

    Punitive Expedition In July , the 16th Infantry returned from its second tour in the Philippines for duty at the Presidio of San Francisco. Two years later, the regiment was transferred with the 8th Brigade, commanded by “Black Jack” Pershing, to the Mexican Border to help secure it from depredations by Mexican bandits and paramilitary. The Punitive Society contains whole strands of argument that are largely absent from Discipline and Punish, such as Foucault’s affirmation of civil war as the matrix for power relations through a critique of Thomas Hobbes’s equation of civil war with the war of all against all. More generally.


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Daniel E. Sutherland, author of Seasons of War: The Ordeal of a Confederate Community, "Packs as much punch as the Union's punitive war itself."—Brian S.

Wills, author of The War Hits Home "Most historians merely lay out facts in chronological order, relying on good research. Clay Mountcastle goes several steps : Clay Mountcastle.

Punitive War book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Through widespread and relentless surprise attacks and ambushes, Confed /5. The seeds for punitive war were planted in the West. For those who lived in the politically divided state of Missouri and the young “Free State” of Kansas, the beginning of the Civil War in was hardly the beginning of violence.

This chapter focuses on whether punishment can provide part of, or a complete, justification for going to war. The idea that war can be justified on punitive grounds has historic pedigree, and some leading just war theorists argue that punishment can contribute to the justification of war or justify war on its own.

However, as the chapter demonstrates, these claims are underdeveloped in the Author: Victor Tadros. Major Clay Mountcastle's new book Punitive War: Confederate Guerrillas and Punitive war book Reprisals also centers on the focus and degree of destruction wrought by Union armies, but in the specific context of retaliation and collective punishment, both borne out of the frustrations inherent in combating irregulars.

—Daniel E. Sutherland, author of Seasons of War: The Ordeal of a Confederate Community, – “Packs as much punch as the Unions punitive war itself.” —Brian S. Wills, author of The War Hits Home “Most historians merely lay out facts in chronological order, relying on good research.

Clay Mountcastle goes several steps further. Clay Mountcastle explores and answers these questions in his new book Punitive War: Confederate Guerrillas and Union Reprisals. Mountcastle’s thesis is that Union punitive actions began and continued mainly due to guerrilla activity, started small and isolated in the west, moving east and increasing in size and scope by the end of the war.

Get this from a library. Punitive war: Confederate guerrillas and Union reprisals. [Clay Mountcastle] -- "This book examines the guerilla experience and then traces its progresion from the Western Theater in to its apogee in the East in the last two years of the war."--Pg.

These books look at the guerrilla war from a Confederate perspective, with a slight nod to the Union’s response. I do not recall a book that looks at the guerrilla war from the Union side, nor one that cover the punitive actions without sensationalism or rancor.

Although the Mexican Punitive Expedition is considered a minor event in U.S. history, it is a story filled with adventure, intrigue, and confusion. The origins of the expedition are rooted in the Mexican Revolution, when a rebel faction led by Francisco I.

Madero, Jr., attempted to overthrow Mexico's dictator of more than thirty years. Punitive War by Clay Mountcastle,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(8).

Pershing, Commanding, of the Punitive Expedition. In addition, this study makes use of the War Department Annual Reports, including the specific reports from the Secretary of War and Chief of Staff of the Army for and I would like to thank several individuals whom without their support this thesis would not have been completed.

Punitive definition is - inflicting, involving, or aiming at punishment. How to use punitive in a sentence. punitive and the Law. The American Antebellum experience with guerrilla warfare --Proving ground for punishment: Pope, Halleck, and Schofield in Missouri --A remedy for all evils: retaliatory destruction on the Mississippi --War and individual ruin: Sherman's campaigns of --The valley aflame: punitive war in Virginia.

Series Title: Modern war studies. [14] Yet punitive justice—barring Baathists from government positions and the army, for example—has backfired, as Iraq unraveled towards civil war. In addition, the suffering consequent upon the invasion was arguably much worse, at least materially, than that imposed by the tyranny it deposed.

Mountcastle, C: Punitive War (Modern War Studies): : Mountcastle, Clay: Libros en idiomas extranjeros/5(3). On Mathe 1st Aero Squadron arrived at Columbus, New Mexico. Led by Captain Benjamin D.

Foulois, the squadron included 11 officers, 82 enlisted men, and 1 civilian technician. The men unloaded an automobile, 6 motorcycles, and 12 motor trucks, vehicles rare in an army still wedded to the horse and mule.

These were followed by wooden crates containing 8 wood, wire, and fabric. About the Book. Hurt: Chronicles of the Drug War Generation weaves engaging first-person accounts of the lives of baby boomer drug users, including author Miriam Boeri’s first-hand knowledge as the sister of a heroin compelling stories are set in historical context, from the cultural influence of sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll to contemporary discourse that pegs drug addiction as.

Punitive Expeditions cannot fix/cannot cure an objective/goal without a sound strategy and in-depth analysis of the battlefield and war situation. The goal of sharing combat with the host nation lead to the Vietnam-era syndrome where the host nation lacked the skills, the training, and the proper motivation and arms to defend their country.

[This article draws on a longer essay titled “The ’73 Graft: Punishment, Political Economy, and the Genealogy of Morals”] In their fascinating and provocative articles on The Punitive Society, Didier Fassin, Axel Honneth, and Nadia Urbinati raise a set of critical questions about Foucault’s lectures, concerning: the idea of civil war as a model for relations of power in society.

Regimental histories have value beyond their obvious uses in documenting American military history. Researchers often utilize them to unearth minute details about individuals who served in a regiment, or about social and cultural aspects of military life or war, details often not mentioned in an index.

Thus the capability to perform a full text.The practice of punitive war, or wars of punishment, is a subject that typically meets with a stony silence in recent just war tradition.2 Indeed, as Chapter 1 has demonstrated, for much of the.

A prime example is the punitive expedition, a discussion of which was recently triggered by an article by retired Col. Kevin Benson. The punitive expedition is an interesting paradox. It is fueled by “primordial violence, hatred, and enmity,” but limited in its objectives.

It seeks to inflict pain on an enemy, but not to completely destroy.