Australian Centre for the Study of Armed Conflict and Society

Discussion paper

The raids across the Malacca and Singapore Straits during Confrontation 1963-66

The study draws on a number of computerised databases to chart the ebb and flow of the maritime campaign in the Indonesia-Malaysia Confrontation from 1963 to 1966 through the quantitative analysis of Operations Research.

Soldiers, squadrons and strategists: building an ethical backbone for the armies of the twenty-first century – an Anglo-Australian practitioner’s view

Overview The Western world is weary of conflict. Fifteen years of war since 2001 have drained the resources of many First World nations and have left an indelible stamp on their armed forces. Many militaries are now struggling to change and adapt in the aftermath...

Australian political perceptions of the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin

Abstract On Easter Day 1916, the radical Irish Republican Brotherhood launched a rebellion against British rule with support from the Irish Volunteers. In the hope of inspiring a mass movement across they country, the rebels occupied a number of key buildings across Dublin including the...