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Analysis of Department of Defense (DoD) Support in Domestic Disaster Relief - Analysis of Federal Response to 2017 Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, Importance of Pre-Positioning Supplies
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,370. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Our research analyzed Department of Defense (DoD) involvement in the disaster relief efforts for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. During the 2017 hurricane season, the United States experienced three major hurricanes in rapid succession. These events tested the hurricane responses of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and have left some wondering why the DoD was slow to respond.
Just Strike: A Commander's Guide to Preemptive Self-Defense - Fascinating Analysis of Conditions Necessary to Strike First, Returning Preemption to Its Rightful Place Onto the Moral Side of War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
A commander must justifiably believe three things: that an unjust aggressor is poised to attack, that her capacity to avert an attack is constrained by an imminent decision point or last window of opportunity, and that preemption is part of a moral-risk proportionate strategy. In any event, a commander must decide to preempt or not preempt under conditions of uncertainty.
Altering the Gender Composition in the Marine Corps: Recruiting and Readiness Implications - Pregnancy Impact on Availability of Women in the Military
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
As of January 2016, all military occupations opened to women across all branches of military service. The opening of previously closed occupations to women has initiated conversations regarding how the quality of the force may be affected by the integration. This study explores the implications of altering the gender composition in the Marine Corps on recruiting and readiness.
Organized for Innovation: An Empirical Observation of Innovation Adoption Within Defense Organizations - Other Transactions Authority (OTA) at NASA, DARPA, Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
How can defense organizations best position themselves to adopt novel ideas and cutting-edge technologies? Many organizations within the Department of Defense (DoD) require the ongoing adoption of new methodologies and approaches as a part of their core operations.
U.S. Army Functional Concept for Sustainment 2020-2040 (AFC-S), TRADOC Pamphlet (TP) 525-4-1, February 2017 - Industrial and Operational Environment, The Human Dimension, Force Readiness, Mobilization
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
TP 525-4-1 describes the broad capabilities the Army will require to sustain multi-domain battle and cross-domain maneuver with joint, interorganizational, and multinational partners during 2020-2040. The ideas presented have been integrated with the evolving estimates of the operational environment.
U.S. Army Functional Concept for Maneuver Support 2020-2040, TRADOC Pamphlet 525-3-5, February 2017 - Army Concept Framework (ACF), Countering WMD, Nuclear and Chemical Defense, Russia Threat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The U.S. Army is the Nation's principal land force organized, trained, and equipped for prompt and sustained combat on land. Today's adversaries have studied how the U.S. Joint Force prefers to operate and adapted to develop capabilities that contest our operations on land, at sea, in the air, in space and cyberspace, as well as the electromagnetic spectrum.
Army Transportation Corps History: Lam Son 719; the Cargo Must Get Through - 1971 Vietnam War Offensive Campaign Conducted in Laos by Vietnamese Troops to Disrupt the Ho Chi Minh Trail
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,570. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides a great history of the Vietnam War offensive known as Lam Son 719, or Operation Dewey Canyon II.
Army Transportation Corps History: Transportation Corps in Operation Iraqi Freedom 2 (OIF-2) - April Uprising, Military Convoy Escorts of Contracted Supply Trucks, Theater Transportation, Ambushes
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,480. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides a great history of the Transportation Corps in Operation Iraqi Freedom 2 (OIF-2) and the April 2005 Uprising.
Army Transportation Corps History: 70 Years of the Corps, 1781 Yorktown Campaign, Military Rail, Logistics-Over-The-Shore (LOTS), Administration 1917 - 1942, Pack Mules, Staff Ride Peninsula Campaign
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This compilation of seven excellent reports has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides great histories of many Transportation Corps events.
Army Transportation Corps History: White House Landing - Sustaining the Army of the Potomac during the Peninsula Campaign of the American Civil War, Pamunkey River in Virginia, Contraband Labor
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides a vivid account of supplying the army during the famous Peninsula Campaign in Virginia during the American Civil War.
Registry of Army Vessel Names - Official Listings of Active and Retired Ship Names in the Army Marine Transportation Corps with Extensive and Informative Biographical Summaries About Names
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Office of the Chief of Transportation, Fort Eustis, Virginia, prepared this Registry of Army Vessel Names for all Transportation Corps personnel who have an interest in the Army's marine transportation field. It provides a historical record of Army vessel names, and establishes the procedures for naming Army vessels.
Army Equipment Modernization Strategy: Equipping the Total Force to Win in a Complex World - Soldiers, Mission Command, Intelligence, Maneuver, Aviation, Indirect Fires, Air and Missile Defense
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Army must be manned, equipped and trained to prevent conflict, shape the security environments and win wars. When adequately tailored, the Army, as part of the Joint Force, provides multiple options, integrates efforts of multiple partners and operates across multiple domains to present enemies and adversaries with multiple dilemmas.
The Role of Calling in Military Engagement - Promoting Career Growth and Enhancing Life Satisfaction for Military Personnel, Better Recruitment and Retention for Those Called to Service
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of calling in the military. As the military continues to increase retention goals despite budget constraints, it must adopt ways to better promote career growth and enhance life satisfaction for its personnel.
Public Budgeting: The Compromises Among the Sound Budgeting Principles in Contingency Funding - Federal Money for the War on Terror, the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars and Overseas Contingency Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this study is to observe the budgeting practices of the government in funding contingency operations to determine to what extent a policy-maker's actions result in compromises among the sound public budgeting principles. To accomplish the objective, this study evaluates the evolution of budgeting practices used in funding overseas contingency operations.
Minding the Factors of Public Support: How Lessons from Panama Could Prevent Future Iraqs - Comparison of Just Cause to Iraqi Freedom Based on Policy, Strategy, Strategic Cooperation, and Legitimacy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
To demonstrate how national-level decision-makers can gain and maintain public support for the use of force, by appropriately addressing these factors, this study compares Operations Just Cause and Promote Liberty in Panama with Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Megacity Analysis: A Clustering Approach to Classification - Analysis of 41 Large Urban Areas With at Least 10 Million People Worldwide, Network Implications for Potential Urban Military Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,250. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » City planning
As the U.S. military prepares for the future, senior leaders and analysts alike expect that urban environments will play an increasing role in the operations we conduct. People are migrating to urban areas and the littorals at an increasing rate, which makes understanding the structure and unique challenges of working in these densely populated regions increasingly important.
Explaining Anti-U.S. Military Base Sentiment in South Korea - Impact of Republic of Korea (ROK) Democratization, Resurgent Korean Nationalism, USFK Mishaps and Non-base Incidents, Generation Gap
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
In the early 2000s, public protests against U.S. military bases in South Korea soared. This thesis asks: Why has anti-U.S. base sentiment emerged and fluctuated in South Korea? It is argued that, since 1987, the democratization of South Korea affected the country's politics, economics, military, and society.
Recruiting the Cyber Leader: An Evaluation of the Human Resource Model Used for Recruiting the Army's Cyber Operations Officer - Recommendations for This Fast-Paced Operational Environment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security
For the first time since the creation of the Special Forces branch in 1987, the Army authorized the creation of a new branch, the Cyber branch. With this, the Army joined the ranks of other organizations in this rapidly expanding arena. The Army found itself in a situation where it needed to quickly fill the positions required of this new branch.
An Analysis of the Army's Formal Bureaucracy and the Impact on Acquisition Cycles - Joint Applied Project - Leadership Turnovers and New Actors, Misalignment with Resources, Timelines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,340. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Bureaucracy, with respect to complex weapon system acquisition, is blamed for many of the programs that fail to meet major milestone decisions. By defining bureaucracy, explaining several bureaucratic models, and introducing decision making in actual Department of Defense (DOD) acquisition, this paper displays acquisition impacts.
A New School for Brats: Improving the K-12 Education of Military-Connected Children - Implementation of Competency-Based Personalized Learning Model With Expanded Network of DoD Education Activity
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » History » Military
This thesis answers the question: How can recent changes in the educational environment be leveraged to improve K-12 education for military-connected children?