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Author Bailey, Beth L., 1957-

Title America's Army : making the all-volunteer force / Beth Bailey.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  355.223 BA    Check Shelf
Description xi, 319 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-302) and index.
Summary " ... the story of the all-volunteer force, from the draft protests and policy proposals of the 1960s through the Iraq War"--Jacket.
Contents Individual freedom and the obligations of citizenship -- Repairing the Army -- The Army in the marketplace -- Race, "quality," and the hollow Army -- "If you like Ms., you'll love Pvt." -- The all-recruited Army -- The Army as social good -- The warrior ethos.
Subject United States. Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
Military service, Voluntary -- United States.
United States. Army. (OCoLC)fst00533532
Military service, Voluntary. (OCoLC)fst01021473
Recruiting and enlistment. (OCoLC)fst01091944
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
ISBN 9780674035362 (alk. paper)
0674035364 (alk. paper)
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