The Navy prepares for a fateful Quadrennial Defense Review by taking a critical look at its strategy and resources

Sherman, Jason
June 2005
Sea Power;Jun2005, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p14
Provides information about the Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) of the U.S. Department of Defense. Purpose of QDR; Efforts of Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld in preparing the military to deal with new security challenges such as homeland defense and prosecuting a decades-long campaign against terrorism; Measures done by the Navy to comply with the standards set by the QDR. INSET: QDR panels tackle 'core' challenges.


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