US Civil-military Relations After 9/11
Renegotiating the Civil-military BargaineBook - 2011
Civil-military relations in America have essentially been a bargain to determine the responsibilities and prerogatives of the civilian leadership on one hand and the military on the other. Circumstances, be they political, social, or other, may render the terms of the bargain obsolete, resulting in tensions that call for their renegotiation. For example, substantial renegotiation of civil-military relations took place at the end of the Cold War and after the attacks of 9/11. Such debates bring on new answers to the four questions that lie at the heart of civil-military relations: 1) Who contro.
Publisher: New York : Continuum, ©2011
Characteristics: 1 online resource (211 pages)
Alternative Title: United States civil-military relations after 9/11