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- Indiana University Press 2004; US$ 23.95
Why do military commanders, most of them usually quite capable, fail at crucial moments of their careers? Robert Pois and Philip Langer -- one a historian, the other an educational psychologist -- study seven cases of military command failures, from Frederick the Great at Kunersdorf to Hitler's invasion... more...
- Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 8.99
Few outside the security services have heard of 14 Company. As deadly as the SAS yet more secret, the Operators of 14 Company are Britains most effective weapon against international terrorism. For every bomb that goes off 14 Company prevent twelve. The selection process is the most physically, intellectually and emotionally demanding anywhere... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1952; US$ 60.00
Student Deferment in Selective Service was first published in 1952. What dies "student deferment" mean? Is is an exemption or a postponement of military service? Why did our government adopt the policy? How dies it operate? How does it affect national security? Does it result in special privilege? Is deferment justified regardless of what... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 17.85
Ein zentraler Aspekt der ?Transformation der Bundeswehr? ist die Einführung betriebswirtschaftlicher Denk- und Handlungsweisen sowie privatwirtschaftlicher Steuerungskonzepte in den Streitkräften und der Wehrverwaltung. Das Buch nähert sich diesem Themenfeld aus verschiedenen disziplinären und praxisbezogenen Perspektiven. Es versammelt Beiträge von... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 29.00 US$ 25.13
It's estimated that, in the coming decade, as many as 2 million students with military experience will take advantage of their education benefits and attend institutions in all sectors of higher education. This monograph provides useful information about students with military experience who attending college by blending the theoretical, practical... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 71.18
With the ever farther advancement of globalization, governance has become one of the most prominent theoretical concepts to describe today?s world. Governance theory is concerned with a system of rule through non-hierarchical governing modes, such as networks and market mechanisms. Initially the field of security was ignored, as it was seen as the... more...
- Regnery Publishing 2013; US$ 27.99
The Obama administration has announced its intention to change the long-standing combat exclusion policy that limited women to support jobs in the military; now women can hunker down in foxholes on the frontlines. President Obama is dead set on eviscerating our military by pushing women to the frontlines. He isn?t the only one to blame, however?this... more...
- De Gruyter 2008; US$ 37.13
Die Studie befasst sich mit dem in der Freiwilligenwerbung der bundesdeutschen Streitkräfte zwischen 1956 und 1980/89 entworfenen Soldatenbild. Ausgehend von der These, öffentlich verbreitete Soldatenbilder böten Aufschluss über politische und gesellschaftliche Ordnungsvorstellungen, untersucht Thorsten Loch das Verhältnis von Armee zu Staat und Gesellschaft... more...
- Hay House 2013; US$ 5.95
The stimulating saga of a man who, thanks to his never-say-die attitude, found the courage and the determination to bounce back despite being felled by a serious, disabling conditionWhen Vijay Santhanam was afflicted with a stroke at the age of 41, he was paralyzed on the right side of his body. He couldnt move without help and he couldnt... more...