Congress And Civil Military Relations

Pub Date : 2015-02-03 | Author : Colton C. Campbell | Publisher : Georgetown University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781626161801
ISBN 13 : 1626161801

While the president is the commander-in-chief, Congress plays a very significant and underappreciated role in US civil-military relations, the relationship between the armed forces..

Who Guards The Guardians And How

Pub Date : 2009-06-03 | Author : Thomas C. Bruneau | Publisher : University of Texas Press

ISBN 10 : 029278340X
ISBN 13 : 9780292783409

The continued spread of democracy into the twenty-first century has seen two-thirds of the almost two hundred independent countries of the world adopting this model. In these newer..

American Civil Military Relations

Pub Date : 2009-09-04 | Author : Suzanne C. Nielsen | Publisher : JHU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780801892875
ISBN 13 : 0801892872

"American civil-military relations offers the first comprehensive assessment of the subject since the publication of Samuel P. Huntington's field-defining book, The soldier and the..

Warriors And Politicians

Pub Date : 2006-07-13 | Author : Charles A. Stevenson | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781135988494
ISBN 13 : 1135988498

With historical case studies ranging from the Revolutionary War to the war in Iraq, this new book shows how and why the US military is caught between two civilian masters – the P..