TITLE

The Legacy of Cold War Strategy

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Ronald W.
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Summer2000, Issue 25, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Blames the disconnect between military strategy and resources in the United States under President Bill Clinton's administration to an expansive ideal of national security interests combined with a mandate to balance the budget. Elements of the Quadrennial Defense Review; Reliance on allies, technology and defense reform to support the expansive strategy during a period of fiscal constraint.
ACCESSION #
4352214

 

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