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Force reduction : Marine and Army drawdowns examined, in brief, Geoffrey Hopkins, editor

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Force reduction : Marine and Army drawdowns examined, in brief
Title
Force reduction
Title remainder
Marine and Army drawdowns examined, in brief
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Hopkins, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Marine Corps characterizes itself as a crisis response expeditionary force which is task organized and able to conduct operations across the entire spectrum of military operations. The Corps is a ""middleweight force"" that is designed to fill the void in our Nation's defense structure between light Special Operations Forces (SOF) and heavier conventional units. A number of decisions pertaining to national security strategy, force structure, and declining defense budgets have resulted in a drawdown of the active Marine Corps. This book examines the drawdown of the Marine Corps, as well as
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Dewey number
343.0973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Hopkins, Geoffrey,
Series statement
Military and veteran issues
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United States
Label
Force reduction : Marine and Army drawdowns examined, in brief, Geoffrey Hopkins, editor
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • FORCE REDUCTION: MARINE AND ARMY DRAWDOWNS EXAMINED, IN BRIEF; FORCE REDUCTION: MARINE AND ARMY DRAWDOWNS EXAMINED, IN BRIEF; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: MARINE CORPS DRAWDOWN, FORCE STRUCTURE INITIATIVES, AND ROLES AND MISSIONS: BACKGROUND AND ISSUES FOR CONGRESS; SUMMARY; IMPORTANCE TO CONGRESS; BACKGROUND; FORCE REDUCTION AND SHAPING PROGRAMS; FORCE STRUCTURE INITIATIVES; SELECTED EXTERNAL PERSPECTIVES: MARINE CORPS ROLES, MISSIONS, AND FORCE STRUCTURE; POTENTIAL ISSUES FOR CONGRESS
  • Chapter 2: ARMY DRAWDOWN AND RESTRUCTURING: BACKGROUND AND ISSUES FOR CONGRESSSUMMARY; IMPORTANCE TO CONGRESS; THE ADMINISTRATION'S DECISION TO DRAWDOWN AND RESTRUCTURE THE ARMY; BACKGROUND; JANUARY 2012 DRAWDOWN AND RESTRUCTURING PROPOSALS; RECENT FORCE STRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENTS; FORCE REDUCTION AND FORCE-SHAPING PROGRAMS; POTENTIAL ISSUES FOR CONGRESS; APPENDIX A. TITLE 10 DRAWDOWN AUTHORITIES; APPENDIX B. BRIEF HISTORY OF PAST ARMY DRAWDOWNS; Chapter 3: OP-ED: DOWNSIZING THE ARMY PROFESSION; INDEX
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ocn875694596
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781631175879
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875694596
Label
Force reduction : Marine and Army drawdowns examined, in brief, Geoffrey Hopkins, editor
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • FORCE REDUCTION: MARINE AND ARMY DRAWDOWNS EXAMINED, IN BRIEF; FORCE REDUCTION: MARINE AND ARMY DRAWDOWNS EXAMINED, IN BRIEF; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: MARINE CORPS DRAWDOWN, FORCE STRUCTURE INITIATIVES, AND ROLES AND MISSIONS: BACKGROUND AND ISSUES FOR CONGRESS; SUMMARY; IMPORTANCE TO CONGRESS; BACKGROUND; FORCE REDUCTION AND SHAPING PROGRAMS; FORCE STRUCTURE INITIATIVES; SELECTED EXTERNAL PERSPECTIVES: MARINE CORPS ROLES, MISSIONS, AND FORCE STRUCTURE; POTENTIAL ISSUES FOR CONGRESS
  • Chapter 2: ARMY DRAWDOWN AND RESTRUCTURING: BACKGROUND AND ISSUES FOR CONGRESSSUMMARY; IMPORTANCE TO CONGRESS; THE ADMINISTRATION'S DECISION TO DRAWDOWN AND RESTRUCTURE THE ARMY; BACKGROUND; JANUARY 2012 DRAWDOWN AND RESTRUCTURING PROPOSALS; RECENT FORCE STRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENTS; FORCE REDUCTION AND FORCE-SHAPING PROGRAMS; POTENTIAL ISSUES FOR CONGRESS; APPENDIX A. TITLE 10 DRAWDOWN AUTHORITIES; APPENDIX B. BRIEF HISTORY OF PAST ARMY DRAWDOWNS; Chapter 3: OP-ED: DOWNSIZING THE ARMY PROFESSION; INDEX
Control code
ocn875694596
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781631175879
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875694596

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