TITLE

THE LOST DECADE

AUTHOR(S)
M. Codevilla, Angelo
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Claremont Review of Books;Fall2011, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the legal-political basis for the post-9/11 security in the U.S. The long-term result of the post-9/11 is the transformation of the U.S. armed forces into a constabulary designed to occupy unfriendly peoples while their policies attempt to build them into friendly nations. The transformation in the structure and mission of armed forces in the war on terror is to increase their influence in the world.
ACCESSION #
67265142

 

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