Supreme Command

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471105148
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SUPREME COMMAND is about leadership in wartime, or more precisely about the tension between two kinds of leadership, civil and military.

Supreme Command

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 074324222X
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The lessons of the book apply not just to President Bush and other world leaders in the war on terrorism, but to anyone who faces extreme adversity at the head of a free organization -- including leaders and managers throughout the ...

Supreme Command

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743230493
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Presents an account of leadership in wartime that emphasizes the tension between civil and military leadership, citing the examples of such figures as Lincoln and Churchill to reveal fundamental aspects of leadership that are crucial today.

Military Misfortunes

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439135487
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As recent events prove, Military Misfortunes will be required reading for as long as armies go to war.

American Civil Military Relations

Author: Suzanne C. Nielsen
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801892872
Size: 43.60 MB
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Using this seminal work as a point of departure, experts in the fields of political science, history, and sociology ask what has been learned and what more needs to be investigated in the relationship between civilian and military sectors ...

Civilian Control Of The Military

Author: Michael C. Desch
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801866395
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"Power and Military Effectiveness is an instructive reassessment of the increasingly popular belief that military success is one of democracy's many virtues.

Armed Servants

Author: Peter Feaver
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674036772
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In this book, Peter Feaver proposes an ambitious new theory that treats civil-military relations as a principal-agent relationship, with the civilian executive monitoring the actions of military agents, the "armed servants" of the nation ...

War Over Kosovo

Author: Andrew J. Bacevich
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231500521
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While many analysts view the war for Kosovo as a one-sided affair of passing importance, this volume insists otherwise.

Soldiers And Civilians

Author: Peter Feaver
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262561426
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Essays on the emerging military-civilian divide in the United States.

The Big Stick

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465096573
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In The Big Stick, Eliot A. Cohen-a scholar and practitioner of international relations-disagrees. He argues that hard power remains essential for American foreign policy.