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Title Reconsidering American civil-military relations : the military, society, politics, and modern war / edited by Lionel Beehner, Risa Brooks, and Daniel Maurer
Imprint New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2021]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  JK330 .R43 2021    AVAILABLE    30650020101529
Descript xv, 355 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-339) and index
"The United States professionalized military is subordinated to civilian control. This text looks at that relationship by considering how social media, changing means of warfare, deepening political divisions, and an increasingly unpredicatable operational environment have affected the organization of what is conventionally assumed to be an apolitical profession. Through chapters written by respected civil-military relations scholars, military professionals, and policymakers, the work argues that modern means and methods of warfare, not to mention evolving norms on the use of force, are reshaping the contours of what it means to be 'professional' and what healthy civil-military relations look like in practice"-- Provided by publisher
Machine generated contents note: SECTION I MILITARY'S ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES -- 1. Paradoxes of Huntingtonian Professionalism / Risa Brooks -- 2. Civil-Military Relations Norms and Democracy: What Every Citizen Should Know / Marybeth P. Ulrich -- 3. Dissents and Sensibility: Conflicting Loyalties, Democracy, and Civil-Military Relations / Max Z. Margulies -- SECTION II CIVILIAN LEADERSHIP'S ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES -- 4. Civilian Oversight inside the Pentagon: Who Does It and How? / Mara Karlin -- 5. Who Has "Skin in the Game"? The Implications of an Operational Reserve for Civil-Military Relations / Jessica D. Blankshain -- 6. Militarized Ministries of Defense? Placing the Military Experience of Secretaries of Defense in a Comparative Context / Peter B. White -- SECTION III PUBLIC'S ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES -- 7. Matter of Trust: Five Pitfalls That Could Squander the American Public's Confidence in the Military / James Golby -- 8. Confidence without Sacrifice: American Public Opinion and the US Military / David T. Burbach -- 9. When an Immovable Object Meets an Irresistible Force: Military Popularity and Affective Partisanship / Jonathan D. Caverley -- 10. Crisis in the Civil-Military Triangle? / William E. Rapp -- SECTION IV MODERN WAR AND CIVIL-MILITARY RELATIONS -- 11. Light Footprint, Low Profile, Low Information: Civil-Military Relations and the 2017 Niger Attacks / Alice Hunt Friend -- 12. Civil-Military Implications of Emerging Technology / Risa Brooks -- 13. Cyber Operations, Legal Secrecy, and Civil-Military Relations / Dakota S. Rudesill -- 14. US Civil-Military Relations in the Gray Zone / Sarah Sewall
Subject Civil-military relations -- United States
Civil-military relations. fast (OCoLC)fst00862889
United States. fast (OCoLC)fst01204155
Alt Author Beehner, Lionel, editor
Brooks, Risa, editor
Maurer, Daniel, Major, editor
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