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Life in the U.S. Armed Forces: (not) Just Another Job

Anni P. Baker - History - 2008 - 241 pages
Anni Baker has created a fascinating exploration of life in the armed forces, as it has been experienced by millions of men, women, and children over the past six decades. Her ...
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Embattled Garrisons: Comparative Base Politics and American Globalism

Kent E. Calder - Political Science - 2010 - 336 pages
The overseas basing of troops has been a central pillar of American military strategy since World War II--and a controversial one. Are these bases truly essential to protecting ...
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Unintended Consequences: The United States at War

Kenneth J. Hagan, Ian J. Bickerton - History - 2007 - 224 pages
“The United States does not do nation building,” claimed Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld three years ago. Yet what are we to make of the American military bases in Korea ...
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Decisions and Dilemmas: Case Studies in Presidential Foreign Policy Making ...

Robert A. Strong - Business & Economics - 2005 - 278 pages
This book's unique combination of case studies and commentaries provides the basis for a systematic discussion of the role of individual leaders and complex institutions in U.S ...
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Who Will Fight the Next War?: The Changing Face of the American Military

Martin Binkin - Political Science - 2010 - 192 pages
The Persian Gulf conflict was the first major combat test for U.S. military forces since the nation ended conscription two decades ago. As hundreds of thousands of American ...
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The Bases of Empire: The Global Struggle Against U.S. Military Posts

Catherine Lutz - History - 2009 - 356 pages
Winner, 2010 Association for Jewish Studies Jordan Schnitzer Book Award 2011 Honorable Mention for the American Sociological Association Culture Section's Mary Douglas Prize ...
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