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Title Transforming defense [electronic resource] / edited by Conrad C. Crane.
Imprint Carlisle, PA : Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, [2001]


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Note Title from title screen.
"December 2001."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Note Electronic book.
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Mode of access: Internet from the SSI web site. Address as of 6/3/02:; current access is available via PURL.
Also issued in paper format.
Subject United States. Army -- Reorganization -- Congresses.
United States. Dept. of Defense -- Reorganization -- Congresses.
Military planning -- United States -- Congresses.
United States -- Defenses -- Planning -- Congresses.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Reorganization -- Congresses.
United States -- Foreign public opinion, British.
United States -- Foreign public opinion, Ukrainian.
Contents Pt. I: Historical overview of transforming American defense -- 1. Peacetime transformation in the U.S. Army, 1865-1965 / Brian McAlister Linn -- 2. American military tradition and Post-Cold War operations / Frank N. Schubert -- 3. Army transformation: a tale of two doctrines / David Jablonsky -- Pt. II: Transformation plans and barriers -- 4. Technology and complexity: the modern military's capacity for change / Chris C. Demchak and Patrick D. Allen -- 5. What do we really know about an uncertain DoD budget? / Leslie K. Lewis and Roger Allen Brown -- Pt. III: External views of transformation -- 6. United Kingdom's view of U.S. Army transformation / W. H. Moore -- 7. American defense transformation: a view from Ukraine / Leonid I. Polyakov.
Summary Collection of papers from the U.S. Army War College's Twelfth Annual Strategy Conference, "Transforming defense in an era of peace and prosperity," held April 2001.
Other Author Crane, Conrad C.
Army War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute.
Other Title Transforming defense viii, 188 p.