TITLE

Truth@readiness.mil

AUTHOR(S)
Vandergriff, Donald E.
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun99, Vol. 125 Issue 6, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the problems on readiness of the United States Armed Forces. Readiness decline exposed by the information revolution; Reasons for the declining readiness; Leadership as a factor of the decline; Harmful effects of the officer culture; Implications of the decline to the national security.
ACCESSION #
1927293

 

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