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The professional soldier, a social and political portrait

Janowitz, Morris

Published by Free Press, Glencoe, Ill, 1960
Condition: Very fine Hardcover
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Small quarto in white color illus DJ; 464 p., bibliography; 22 cm. Contents: Professionals in violence -- Technology and decision-making -- Discipline and combat goals -- The military hierarchy -- Social origins -- Career motivations -- Career development -- The elite nucleus -- Style of life -- Etiquette and ceremony -- Military honor redefined -- Political beliefs -- The logic of war -- Coalition warfare -- Total versus limited warfare -- Political warfare -- Pressures of civilian control -- Civilian alliances -- The new public relations -- The future of the military profession. || Soldiers -- United States. Leadership. Dirección Soldats -- États-Unis. Leadership. United States -- Armed Forces -- Officers. United States -- Armed Forces -- Military life. EE.UU. -- Fuerzas armadas -- Oficiales EE.UU. -- Fuerzas armadas -- Vida militar États-Unis -- Forces armées -- Officiers. États-Unis -- Forces armées -- Vie militaire. Very fine copy; as new. Bookseller Inventory # 18188

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Title: The professional soldier, a social and ...

Publisher: Free Press, Glencoe, Ill

Publication Date: 1960

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Very fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 13th printing.

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