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Leveraging Social Networks to Enhance Innovation - Department of the Navy's ATHENA Project, TANG Initiative to Capture New Ideas from Sailors and Officers, Recommendations to Eliminate Barriers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study explores the Department of the Navy's innovation initiatives to determine how to leverage social networks to enhance innovation inside the Navy. Using the results of a social network analysis that mapped and measured the informal Navy Innovation Network, and examining how other military branches and industry pursue innovation.
Augmenting Security on Department of Defense Installations to Defeat the Active Shooter Threat - Case Studies of Fort Hood, Washington Navy Yard, and Chattanooga Attacks, More Armed Personnel
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Active shooter attacks appear to occur more in the United States than other countries and some data shows that their rate of occurrence has increased in the past several years. In response, institutions such as the Department of Defense (DoD), other federal agencies, police, and education systems have increased security and adapted response procedures.
Turning on the Dime: Diplomacy's Role in National Security - Role of State Department in Preventing Conflict and Advancing National Interests, Improving Interagency Cooperation for Policy Objectives
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The differences in approach and culture between the U.S. Departments of State and Defense are stark despite the fact that these organizations are members of the same team and share related national objectives.
Mission Command in the Joint Task Force - Port Opening: Provide Clear Commander's Intent, Exercise Disciplined Initiative, Use Mission Orders, Accept Prudent Risk, Building Teams through Mutual Trust
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,230. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This qualitative analysis used in-depth interviewing to gain a perspective of the perceived benefits and disadvantages of the current OPCON relationship with USTRANSCOM, as well as two proposed alternative OPCON relationships: GCC operational control and service component retention of operation control.
Security Cooperation Missions in Africa: Is the United States Conducting the Correct Types of Security Cooperation Missions on the African Continent? USAFRICOM, Cynefin and Kotter Model Analysis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Military
Using ongoing missions in Africa as a case study, this research seeks to answer the question: is the United States Government pursuing an effective strategy for building security cooperation capacity within its partners and allies on the African Continent? It will pursue an answer to this question by first considering the current security cooperation missions being conducted in Africa.
Programmatic Integration of Cyber into the Institutional Domain of Leader Development - Cyberspace and Computer Curriculum in Army Learning Institutions, Comparing Cyber to Armor or Aviation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
This study assesses the institutional domain of leader development in relation to cyberspace education and the implications of poorly integrating cyberspace into leader development. Cyberspace plays an integral role in communications, information, electricity, economics, and our nation's defense.
Measuring the Immeasurable: An Approach to Assessing the Effectiveness of Engineering Civic Assistance Projects Towards Achieving National Security Objectives - Humanitarian Efforts by World Vision
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,510. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
One of the fundamental struggles of U.S. conflicts in the post-World War II era continues to be how to utilize the military instrument of national power as a way to influence people and populations in order to achieve national objectives. There is ever increasing reliance on Humanitarian and Civic Assistance (HCA), specifically engineering civic assistance projects (ENCAPs).
Leadership and Tactics During the Northern Campaign of the War of 1812 - From the Niagara to Lake Champlain, The Battle of Queenston Heights, Crysler's Farm, and the Battle of Chippawa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,200. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
American military historians have identified a trend in the US Army to start wars unprepared and ultimately emerge victorious having improved along the way. The War of 1812 set the standard in showing up unprepared, learning in early defeat, and emerging with a valid claim of martial competence.
Institutionalized Crucible Experiences within Intermediate-Level Education - Case Studies include Navy Seals, POWs Louie Zamparini and Admiral Stockdale, and Apollo 13 Flight Director Eugene Kranz
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study explores the impact that crucible experiences have on leadership and leader development. This impact is specifically applied against the effects, both positive and negative, of implementing a crucible experience within Intermediate-Level Education across all military services within the Department of Defense.
Whole of Government Approach to Transnational Organized Crime (TOC): Where and How Does the Military Fit In? Case Studies of Colombia, Mexico, and Peacebuilding in Kosovo and Liberia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Transnational crime is a recognized threat to national security, mostly due to their relation to terrorist organizations. The President has called for a Whole of Government approach to combatting the threat from Transnational Organized Crime (TOC).
U.S. Army Civil Affairs Forces in the Sahel: Developing an Approach to Building Relevant Partner Capacity in Support of U.S. Africa Command - Examples of Boko Haram in Nigeria, Mali Military Coup
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Climate change, ethnic tensions, crushing poverty, and extremist organizations rank among the most pressing issues facing the Sahel. These challenges can interact and exacerbate each other in unpredictable ways. Recent examples include the 2012 military led coup in Mali, and the increasingly violent campaign waged by Boko Haram in Nigeria and surrounding countries.
A Century of Misunderstanding: The History of the Development of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Understanding in the United States Military - World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study examines the development of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) understanding within the United States Military. The study follows the progression of PTSD from its roots as the concept of WWI shell-shock, through WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and finally the Global War on Terror (GWOT) to its current definition. Additionally, this study examines the impact of the home-front environment.
The U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy: Addressing Radical Ideologies - Study Focusing on Al-Qaeda and ISIS Islamism and Violent Extremism, Evaluation of Preemptive and Preventive Approaches
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,670. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study examines the U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy and National Security Strategy in regards to combating adversaries driven by radical ideologies. This study focuses on Al-Qaeda and The Islamic State's strategic campaigns to propagate their radical Islamist ideology and the spread of violent extremism.
The Effectiveness of Army Music in Accomplishing the Army Public Affairs Mission - Survey of Neuroscience Literature, Review of Audience Member Emotional Comments About Joy, Pride and Patriotism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,820. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Music » Military & Marches
This study first shows through a survey of the existing neuroscientific literature dealing with the human brain's processing of music that music is the ideal medium for communicating these messages to the public. The study then offers a new model for a measure of effectiveness of Army music by examining a four-year collection of e-mail.
Division Level Social Media: Military Communications by Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, Analysis of Usage by Public Affairs and Army Soldiers Focusing on Three Active Component Divisional Units
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
Social media has become an accepted form of communication in society including the U.S. Army. Currently U.S. Army units of all sizes have their own social media pages on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or a combination of all three sites.
Assessment of Service Members Knowledge and Trust of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Survey About VA and DoD Programs and Benefits, Individual and Organizational Trust
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) mission is to fulfill our nation's enduring commitment to Veterans. The VA recently faced crises and is currently undergoing a transformation. As a result, one of VA's top priorities is regaining the trust of the Nation's Veterans, Service Members, and the public.
Conquest from Within: A Comparative Analysis Between Soviet Active Measures and U.S. Unconventional Warfare Doctrine - Fascinating Review of Russian KGB Disinformation, Forgeries, and Propaganda
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,730. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This study presents a comparative analysis between active measures and the current U.S. doctrinal framework of UW in order to develop a better common understanding of an irregular strategy increasingly evident in the contemporary operational environment on the part of both state and non-state adversaries.
Transforming the Army with Mission Command - Consideration of Kotter's Eight-Stage Process of Creating Major Change, Creating a Framework for Command Philosophy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,000. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This research looked at the Army's command philosophy of mission command and analyzed the current doctrine that outlines how leaders should instill mission command within their organizations. In doing so, this research examined the Army's plans and processes for implementing mission command through the lens of a well-respected scholarly model of organizational change.
Emotional Intelligence Competencies and the Army Leadership Requirements Model - Attributes of Self-awareness, Self-confidence, Self-control, Trustworthiness, Adaptability, Initiative, and Empathy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study examines the relationship between emotional intelligence competencies and the attributes and core competencies required of an Army leader. A clear understanding of the emotional intelligence requirements that Army leader's use in the act of leading creates a more balanced and comprehensive illustration of Army leader requirements.
Civil Military Engagements Program: A Special Operations Solution to Threats Derived from Undergoverned Areas - SOF and Civil Affairs in Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Horn of Africa, and Battle Against ISIS
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,650. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Using three regionally diverse examples, this study proposes that the Civil Military Engagements (CME) program, within the Civil Affairs (CA) Regiment, provides SOF an optimal solution to achieve its long-term objectives in undergoverned areas.

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