The Chinese Information War: Espionage, Cyberwar, Communications Control and Related Threats to United States Interests

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This book is about a cyberwar with China. This new type of war, says the author, is China's effort at bending another country's will to its own. It is clever, broadly applied, successful, and aimed directly at the United States. This war is neither conventional nor accidental. The U.S. military is at a disadvantage because it is part of a system of government that is democratic, decentralized and mostly separated from American businesses. This system has served the country well but is not a path that China sees as worth following. This book is not a "how to" book of strategies that might be developed to fight a cyberwar. It is a way to grasp and categorize what the Chinese are already doing, to make sense of it. Until the U.S. sees itself as in a war, it cannot begin to effectively prosecute it.

Product Details

  • File Size:1799 KB
  • Publication Date:July 11, 2018
  • Word Wise:Enabled
  • Print Length:199 pages
  • Publisher:McFarland (July 11, 2018)
  • Language::English
  • ASIN:B00BUTEHEA
  • X-Ray:Not Enabled
  • Enhanced Typesetting:Enabled
  • Screen Reader:Supported
  • Text-to-Speech:Enabled
  • Lending:Not Enabled
    • Best Sellers Rank:#2,511,138 in Kindle Store
    • #1,648 in Military Intelligence & Spies History
    • #1,860 in Intelligence & Espionage (Kindle Store)
    • #2,377 in Military Science History