Responding to the Challenge

Denning, Daniel B.
October 2005
Army Magazine;Oct2005, Vol. 55 Issue 10, p49
Focuses on the challenges faced by the U.S. Army. Need of soldiers to fight in the global war on terrorism; Transformation of the reserve components; Accommodation of volunteers for contingency tours of active duty for individual augmentation as well as unit mobilizations.


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