21st century

Army Transformation: A View from the U.S. Army War College

Author: Dr Williamson Murray The U.S. Army is now in the process of transforming itself to meet security interests and the need for land power that span the globe, now and in the future. The following essays are representative of current thinking at the U.S. Army War College by students considering the nature and direction …

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World View: The 1996 Strategic Assessment from the Strategic Studies Institute

Author: Dr Earl H Tilford Jr The analysts at the Strategic Studies Institute (SSI) annually assess the strategic equation for their particular area of interest. This year they were asked to consider not only the next 12-18 months, but also to look 10 years ahead and to think about the future as it might affect …

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Whither the RMA: Two Perspectives on Tomorrow’s Army

Author: COL Raoul Henri Alcala, Dr Paul Bracken In April 1994, the Army War College’s Strategic Studies Institute hosted its Fifth Annual Strategy Conference. The theme was “The Revolution in Military Affairs: Defining an Army for the 21st Century.” After fourteen of the nation’s leading defense scholars presented papers on the role of technology in …

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