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The Resource The soldier and the state; : the theory and politics of civil-military relations

The soldier and the state; : the theory and politics of civil-military relations

Label
The soldier and the state; : the theory and politics of civil-military relations
Title
The soldier and the state;
Title remainder
the theory and politics of civil-military relations
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Huntington, Samuel P
Dewey number
342.73
Index
no index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.H95
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Militarism
  • Civil supremacy over the military
Label
The soldier and the state; : the theory and politics of civil-military relations
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 469-517)
Contents
Officership as a profession -- Rise of the military profession in Western society -- Military mind: conservative realism of the professional military ethic -- Power, professionalism, and ideology: civil-military relations in theory -- Germany and Japan: civil-military relations in practice -- Ideological constant: the liberal society versus military professionalism -- Structural constant: the conservative constitution versus civilian control -- Roots of the American military tradition before the Civil War -- Creation of the American military profession -- Failure of the neo-Hamiltonian compromise, 1890-1920 -- Constancy of interwar civil-military relations -- World War II: the alchemy of power -- Civil-military relations in the postwar decade -- Political roles of the Joint Chiefs -- Separation of powers and Cold War defense -- Departmental structure of civil-military relations -- Toward a new equilibrium
Control code
ocm00569431
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 534 p.
Lccn
57006349
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 3438
  • (OCoLC)569431
Label
The soldier and the state; : the theory and politics of civil-military relations
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 469-517)
Contents
Officership as a profession -- Rise of the military profession in Western society -- Military mind: conservative realism of the professional military ethic -- Power, professionalism, and ideology: civil-military relations in theory -- Germany and Japan: civil-military relations in practice -- Ideological constant: the liberal society versus military professionalism -- Structural constant: the conservative constitution versus civilian control -- Roots of the American military tradition before the Civil War -- Creation of the American military profession -- Failure of the neo-Hamiltonian compromise, 1890-1920 -- Constancy of interwar civil-military relations -- World War II: the alchemy of power -- Civil-military relations in the postwar decade -- Political roles of the Joint Chiefs -- Separation of powers and Cold War defense -- Departmental structure of civil-military relations -- Toward a new equilibrium
Control code
ocm00569431
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 534 p.
Lccn
57006349
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 3438
  • (OCoLC)569431

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