The 'Revolution in Military Affairs' Has An Enemy: Politics

Catanzaro, Michael
November 2001
American Enterprise;Oct/Nov2001, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p24
Reports on how politics affect the revolution of military affairs in the United States (U.S.). Information on the plans of U.S. Secretary Donald Rumsfeld to transform the U.S. military; Military contributions of Andrew Marshall, Director of the U.S. Department of Defense's Office of Net Assessment; Problems encountered by the U.S. military in using Cold War infrastructure.


Related Articles

  • Republicans Gain Control of Congress.  // Army Magazine;Dec2002, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p6 

    Reports on political developments related to the U.S. Armed Forces, as of December 2002. Replacement of Senate Democratic Committee chairmen by Republican minority leaders; Enactment by U.S. President George W. Bush of the defense and military construction appropriations bills; Increase in the...

  • Keep the Military Neutral. Garcia III, Juan M. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2002, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p82 

    Reports on the need for the United States military to remain politically neutral. Negative impact of politization on national security and internal peace; Provisions of the directive against using military for partisan political activities.

  • U.S. MILITARY MANPOWER: FACTS & FIGURES.  // Congressional Digest;May71, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p140 

    Focuses on the components of the U.S. Armed Forces. Active duty personnel; Reserve military strength; Inductee; Distribution of service occupations; Educational levels; Racial proportion.

  • INDUCEMENTS PROPOSED BY THE PRESIDENT.  // Congressional Digest;May71, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p141 

    Explores the Nixon Administration's proposed program for the fulfillment of U.S. military manpower needs on an all-volunteer basis. Pay increase for service members; Quarters allowance; Special pay incentives; Barrack improvement; Special initiatives; Officer procurement; Recruiting; Total zero...

  • Act of Authorizing the Employment of Volunteers.  // Act of Authorizing the Employment of Volunteers;8/1/2017, p268 

    Presents the act approved by Congress on July 22, 1861 that authorizes the employment of volunteers in the United States to aid in enforcing the laws and protecting public property.

  • Notes no the Constitution. Page, Tyler // Congressional Digest;Nov22, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p62 

    Discusses what the U.S. Congress may do under the constitution. Declaration of war; Rules for the government and regulation of land and naval forces; Provision for organizing, arming, and disciplining the Militia.

  • The Geopolitics of Plan Colombia. Petras, James // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;May2001, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p30 

    Focuses on the geographical and political aspects of the United States (U.S.) policy called Plan Colombia. Relation of Plan Columbia to the Radical Triangle of the U.S. Armed Forces; Adverse effects of U.S. involvement in overseas wars.

  • Preventive law cross currents.  // Reporter;Dec93, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p20 

    Presents information pertaining to amendments of the 1993 Hatch Act authorizing federal pay for legal debt and the Soldiers' and Sailors' Civil Relief Act (SSCRA). Federal pay bill sent to President bill Clinton for his signature; Variation of SSCRA states rules.

  • CONGRESS & AN ALL-VOLUNTEER ARMED FORCE.  // Congressional Digest;May71, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p130 

    Introduces a series of articles concerning an all-volunteer armed force, published in the May 1971 issue of the periodical "Congressional Digest". History of military conscription; Volunteer military programs of the Armed Forces; Facts and figures on U.S. military manpower; Details on the Nixon...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics