TITLE

Change Is A Hard Sell To Generals, Admirals

AUTHOR(S)
Bond, David
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/12/2001, Vol. 154 Issue 11, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Predicts major changes in the United States military policy. Expectations of top military officials; Impact of the strategy report prepared by Andrew Marshall, Pentagon's director of net assessment; Cautiousness in appropriating the defense budget.
ACCESSION #
4537826

 

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