TITLE

EMPLOYING THE SEVEN ARMY VALUES TO WIN HEARTS AND MINDS

AUTHOR(S)
Kusch, Jonn
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Values Based Leadership;Summer/Fall2011, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the U.S. Army values learned by the author into his life and the missions he conducted in Afghanistan. He states that the values are the bedrock where a modern Counterinsurgency (COIN) war can won in places such as Afghanistan. He says that the values are the heart of the U.S. Army and American soldiers have the ability to fight a faceless enemy being surrounded by innocent people.
ACCESSION #
82533491

 

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