TITLE

Legitimizing Army Psychological Operations

AUTHOR(S)
Paddock Jr., Alfred H.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;2010 1st Quarter, Issue 56, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the emergence of the psychological warfare (psywar) in World War II in the U.S. It states that psywar acquired recognition in the war when Americans translated the documents of German pointing that psychology should be hired in all phases of combat. Most of the operational work of the Army in psywar happened at the theater level, where organization was assigned a psychological warfare branch (PWB).
ACCESSION #
48169425

 

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