TITLE

PERRY'S PARRY

AUTHOR(S)
Lane, Charles
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;6/27/94, Vol. 210 Issue 26, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the views of U.S. Secretary of Defense William Perry on military policy and readiness in 1998. Background of his career in the field of weapons development; Prioritization of enhancing the U.S. defense industrial base; His views on the impact of licensing dual-use exports on U.S. firms; Assessment of his contributions to the development of high-technology military weapons; Examples of his controversial decisions on military strategy.
ACCESSION #
9406237564

 

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