The Shining Path Research Paper by The Research Group

The Shining Path
Reviews the history, evolution, strategy & tactics of the Peruvian "Shining Path" terrorist group.
# 11336 | 3,600 words | 12 sources | 1996 | US

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"The intent in this paper is to examine the tactics and evolution of the Sendero Luminoso (Shining Path), Peru's Maoist guerrillas. The paper will examine the history of this guerilla movement through its various tactical phases, and examine the movement's possible future.

Evolution of Tactics
The rebels did not start out by using terrorist tactics in their attempt to win over Peru for a form of Maoist Communism. McClintock (1983) provided a good overview of the group's early history and tactics. She noted that the Sendero Luminoso (or Shining Path) arose in a particular locale and milieu, the product..."

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