TITLE

THE DRAFT and the Confusion of American Conservatives

AUTHOR(S)
Hawkins, William R.
PUB. DATE
August 1981
SOURCE
National Review;8/7/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 15, p891
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a commentary on the reaction of U.S. conservatives to the issue of military conscription for national security in the U.S. It cites the views of journalists James J. Kilpatrick and Milton Mueller regarding the conservatives' position on the draft. It emphasizes the lack of philosophical reason to oppose the draft. It traces the origin of military conscription in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
6083348

 

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