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NASA Oral History Project: Part Two - Shuttle-Mir Space Station with Russian Cosmonauts and American Astronauts, Featuring Lopez-Alegria, Shannon Lucid, Precourt, Readdy, Thagard, Titov, David Wolf
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 376,420. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The oral histories of forty astronauts, engineers and managers for the NASA and the Russian space program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary Shuttle-Mir space station program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories.
NASA Oral History Project: Part One - Shuttle-Mir Space Station with Russian Cosmonauts and American Astronauts, Featuring John Blaha, Frank Culbertson, Bonnie Dunbar, Joe Engle, and Bill Gerstenmaier
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 362,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The oral histories of thirty-one astronauts, engineers and managers for the NASA and the Russian space program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary Shuttle-Mir space station program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories.
Aviatrix Pioneers: Unique Insights from Women Who Were Pioneers in the Field of Aviation - NASA Oral History Project Interviews Including Betty Skelton Frankman, Wally Funk, and WASP Pilots
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This NASA Oral History Project provides a unique insight from women who were pioneers in the field of aviation:
Oral Histories of Ballistic Missile Development Pioneers from the NASA Oral History Project - Featuring Simon Ramo, Co-founder of TRW, and General Bernard A. Schriever, USAF Missile Architect
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
As part of the NASA Oral History Project, three key figures in the development of ballistic missiles were interviewed: Ruben F. Mettler, Ballistic Missile Engineer; Simon Ramo, Co-founder TRW, Inc. (primary contractor to U.S. Air Force for ballistic missiles); and famous General Bernard A. Schriever, Commander, U.S. Air Force Western Development/ Ballistic Missile Division.
NASA Orion Spacecraft Development Oral Histories by Engineers and Managers Recounting Fascinating Program Stories - Featuring Program Manager Mark Geyer and Astronaut Rex Walheim
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,680. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
The oral histories of fourteen engineers and managers for the NASA Orion crew capsule program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories. Each history provides unique information about the specialty of the individual.
Evidence Based Assessment of Public Health Planning: A Case Study of the 2014 Crisis in Ukraine - Case Study of Mortality, Tuberculosis (TB), and Cholera Metrics During Armed Conflict
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » History » European
The 2014 crisis in Ukraine presents an opportunity to evaluate public health planning support for a nation experiencing armed conflict. Historical evidence supports the findings of mortality, tuberculosis, and cholera as appropriate metrics to define the state of public health planning support for a given nation.
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.
Myths and Crises: American Masculinity in 1980s Vietnam War Films - Analysis of Five Films (Platoon, Full Metal Jacket, Hamburger Hill, Casualties of War, and Born on the Fourth of July)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,290. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
The films reveal a tempering of the bravado and hypermasculinity promulgated in the earlier eighties and depict a more nuanced performance of masculinity. The study provides insight into the role masculinity plays in society and, specifically, the military, and provides a contextual framework for analyzing masculinity in film.
Education Requirements of Command Positions in the U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) - Trends in Education Requirements for Law Enforcement, Border Patrol Agent Classification and Occupational Standards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Government / Federal, Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration
The size and complexity of the U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) is dramatically different today than it was only two decades ago. Whereas the USBP was traditionally focused on enforcement of immigration and customs laws, after 9-11 it adopted an all-threats approach to border security with the primary mission of preventing terrorism.
Deterrence Theory in the Contemporary Operating Environment - Case Studies of U.S. and North Korea, India and Pakistan Standoff and Kargil War, Libyan Bombing, Iraq, and Bin Laden Embassy Bombings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Looking at four case studies, this study finds that while the existing theories do not account for some acts of aggression and limited deterrence failures, deterrence theory in general is still applicable to the current and future strategic environment.
The Effective Use of Labels in Strategic Communication - Case Studies of Jewish Threat Propaganda in Nazi Germany, Countering Boko Haram and ISIS, and Use of Labels in U.S. Government Communication
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The efficient use of information will serve to set the tone for unified action against threat groups and adversaries. National leadership must clearly express the national strategic direction for all governmental, military, non-governmental, private sector organizations, and others to follow.
The First United States Army Observers of Military Conflicts in Post Napoleonic Europe (1855-1871) - Delafield Commission to the Crimean War and Sheridan Expedition to the Franco-Prussian War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,750. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
Why did the observations of the Delafield commission to the Crimea War (1855-1856) and Lieutenant General Sheridan's expedition to the Franco-Prussian War (1870-1871) have little to no influence on the United States Army?
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.
United States Federal Guidance on Witness Protection in Human Trafficking - Case Management Model and System Comparison, The Importance of Physical Protection for Witness Cooperation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,900. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Prostitution
The United States needs overarching federal guidance on witness protection for human trafficking victims/witnesses in order to enhance their safety and participation in prosecuting their traffickers. The international response predicates itself on a victim-centered approach that works along four distinct efforts to combat the problem: Prevention; Protection; Prosecution; and Partnership.
George Washington and the Establishment of Civil-Military Operations in Relation to the Declaration of Independence - Military Subordination to the Continental Congress During the Revolutionary War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,520. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This study examines General George Washington and the establishment of American civil-military relations with respect to the principles of the Declaration of Independence to emphasize Washington's struggle to balance military necessities with the supremacy of law and government by consent.
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).
Evolution of United States Military Landmine Doctrine and Employment - History from World War I and II to Korea and Vietnam Wars, Study Addresses Technological Innovation and Shifts in Doctrine
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study examines the development of the U.S. military's approach to landmine warfare, from its earliest beginnings in the first half of the 1800s to the modern era. It addresses both technological innovation, in response to new enemy tactics, as well as shifts in doctrine. Examining different eras, it explores the way soldiers improvised employment methods and leaders shifted doctrine.
Real Time Analysis: Does the Navy Have a Plan? Operational Information Dominance (ID) From Electromagnetic and Cyber Domains and Organic Sensor Data, Leveraging Commercial Technology
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Information technology
U.S. Navy Information Dominance (ID) continues to rely on the collection of as much information as possible from the electromagnetic and cyber domains to conduct operations. However, with the increase in organic sensor data along with access to information that was currently outside Navy channels, data overload threatens the ability of the Navy to perform real time analysis.
U.S. Interpretation of International Space Policies Regarding Commercial Resource Acquisitions - Evolving Space Laws and Treaties, Legalizing Commercial Space Mining on the Moon and Asteroids
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Air & Space, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Within the next 5 to 10 years commercial corporations will begin exploratory mining operations on asteroids orbiting the earth. While this is a huge leap forward in human development and technological advancement, current national regulation and law providing mining rights in space do not exist.
Militarized Maneuver Terrorism - Case Studies from Beslan Russia, Mumbai India, and Nairobi Kenya, Highly Trained Terrorists Executing Coordinated Attacks Substantively Different Than Active Shooters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,510. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Militarized Maneuver Terrorism (MMT) is an evolving tactic posing a direct threat to the perception of security in the United States. Militarized Maneuver Terrorists MMTs are multiple (more than two) highly trained individuals, well-armed and capable of executing planned and coordinated attacks.
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.
Gender Integration of Women into U.S. Army Special Forces Operational Detachments Alpha (As 18-Series Military Occupational Specialty) - Results of Research Surveys and Historical Account Analysis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
This research explores implications to operational readiness, combat effectiveness and group cohesion gender integration may pose to Army SF ODAs. Historical accounts of women in the Office of Strategic Services are considered, and gender integration of combat jobs and special operations forces of foreign militaries are discussed.
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.
The Effect of Branding on the Success or Failure of Nonviolent Mass Movements - Case Studies of the Civil Rights Movement, Montgomery Bus Boycott and Martin Luther King, Jr., and Occupy Wall Street
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The study critically analyzes the relationship between a nonviolent mass movement's ability to create and manage a favorable image and the movement's success or failure. Movements create and manage their brand image through the process of presenting a positive image of the organization and its message to key target audiences.
The Necessity for the Military Assistance Command - Vietnam Studies and Observations Group - MACVSOG Psychological Warfare, Maritime Interdiction, Recon Patrols, and Personnel Recovery Missions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Military Assistance Command, Vietnam-Studies and Observations Group was created in 1963 as the result of President John F. Kennedy's strong desire to conduct an unconventional war against the communist regime in North Vietnam. First tasked to the Central Intelligence Agency, the mission was assigned to the Department of Defense in 1962.
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).
Maritime Improvised Explosive Devices: A Threat Based Technology Study - Use of MIEDs by Terrorists and the Navy's Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Capability to Counter With Divers and Robots
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Over the last thirteen years, the world saw an increased use of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) by violent extremists and terrorist groups. Due to the simplicity and availability of IED making material, any willing person with limited knowledge can make IEDs.
American Influence on Post-World War I Recovery of Germany - U.S. Leadership Under the Treaty of Versailles including the Dawes Plan and the Young Plan on War Reparations with American Protectionism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
There were two major undertakings led by the United States, first the Dawes Plan which balanced the German budget and stabilized the currency, and second the Young Plan which attempted to establish a final amount of reparations that Germany was required to pay. Throughout this process, the United States maintained control over European war debt.
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.
Boko Haram's Strategy Deconstructed: A Case Study Comparison Between Boko Haram and the Algerian National Liberation Front - Salafist Islamic Insurgency Strategy in Nigeria and West Africa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,170. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Since 2009, Boko Haram has waged a campaign of terror in Nigeria that has resulted in over 10,000 fatalities and threatens the security and stability of West Africa. Boko Haram has stated its objective as the creation of an Islamic State in Nigeria governed by a puritanical form of Salafist Islam.
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.
Development of Maritime Patrol Aviation in the Interwar Period, 1918-1941 - Covering World War I, Rigid Airships, Flying Boat, Bureau of Aeronautics BuAer and OpNav, London Naval Conference
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The contributions of patrol aviation during World War II as the long-range patrol and reconnaissance arm of the U.S. Navy are well documented, but the development of its origins remain historically under-examined. The goal of this study is to perform an historical investigation of the influential forces that shaped the development of patrol aviation.
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.
Followership: An Essential Ingredient of Leadership - Study of Toxic Leadership with Atrocity Case Studies of My Lai Massacre, Abu Ghraib Prisoner Abuse, and Iraq War Black Hearts Brigade Murders
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,550. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
In order to successfully address toxic leadership, the Army must also understand the contributions that followers make toward that toxicity. This research seeks to identify what influence toxic followers have on military operations, so the Army can address followership in a way that is equal to leadership.
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.
Emergency Support Function 15: Communication Synchronization during Defense Support of Civil Authorities Operations - Whole-of-Government External and Public Affairs, Lessons from 9/11 and Katrina
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In response to 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina, there were a number of shortfalls that surfaced in interagency coordination and jurisdictional boundaries such as poor information sharing, confused relationships, unclear understanding of roles and responsibilities and leadership challenges.
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.
Mission Command and the Starfish Organizational Models: A Comparison of Organizational Philosophies in a Decentralized Combat Environment - Auftragstaktik and History of the Waygal Valley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study compares the differences and similarities between the U.S. Army's Mission Command philosophy and the decentralized "Starfish" philosophy as applied to a decentralized combat environment. The Attack on the Ranch House battle that took place in Afghanistan provides a prime example of the execution of Mission Command.
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.
Marine Corps Aviation Intelligence: A DOTMLPF-P Analysis - USMC Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Air Intelligence Analysis Reveals Imperative to Refocus ISR Support for Future Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Aviation intelligence is critical to the success of the Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF). For the last quarter of a century, Marine aviation has not faced a serious enemy challenge in the skies and has operated with relative freedom of maneuver.
Striking the Balance between Discipline and Justice: The Commander's Role in the Military Justice System and its Impact on the Military Profession - Sexual Assault Scandals and History of Justice
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study will examine whether removing commanders from the military justice process will affect the United States military's status as a profession. Chapter 2 includes a survey of existing literature on the elements of a profession, the military's status as a profession, and the arguments for and against commander involvement in the military justice process.
The Role of the U.S. Army Reserve in Support of the U.S. Army Force 2025 and Beyond: Challenges and Opportunities - Private/Public Partnerships and the Human Dimension, Unanswered Questions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,970. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Army Reserve is a viable formation that can successfully contribute to the optimization of performance in every Soldier and leader through innovation and investment in education, training, and leader development as presented in the Force 2025 and Beyond strategy.
The Role of Prepositioned Stocks: Sustaining and Responding to Foreign Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Operations - Logistics Efforts in Haiti, Pakistan, and the Philippines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
The majority of the international natural disaster relief operations that the U.S. Government responds to are led by the United States Agency for International Development's Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance. One of the leading issues of the study examines the inter-working relationships and coordination efforts regarding seamless humanitarian logistics from prepositioned sites.
How China Wins: A Case Study of the 1979 Sino-Vietnamese War - Analysis of the Parallels and Differences Between the Chinese Communist Party Under Deng Xiaoping That Waged War and Today's CCP
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This is a historical case study of the Sino-Vietnamese War of 1979. In February 1979, China, under Deng Xiaoping's leadership, launched a ground war against the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. After three weeks of combat using mainly ground forces, the Chinese secured their operational objectives, then quickly withdrew.
United States Army Command and General Staff Officers Course Preparatory Curriculum Evaluation - Study of CGSOC Effectiveness Reveals Failure to Meet College Standards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This study reviewed professional articles from several industries as well as CGSOC history in order to gain appreciation for the concepts dealing with preparatory courses. This study also evaluated student and faculty responses to a survey regarding the preparatory curriculum's effectiveness.
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