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Issues in defence management

Author: Douglas Bland; Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.). School of Policy Studies.
Publisher: Kingston, Ont. : School of Policy Studies, Queen's University, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is a collection of selected papers presented at a symposium, Issues In Defence Management, held at Queen's University at Kingston in the spring of 1997 to consider the changes that are directing the ways and means of defence management in the post-Cold War era. It was evident from the discussions among military officers, departmental officials, and scholars that many of the concerns facing defence  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Bland; Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.). School of Policy Studies.
ISBN: 0889118116 9780889118119 0889118094 9780889118096
OCLC Number: 39386110
Notes: Selected papers presented at a symposium held at Queen's University, Kingston, Ont., spring 1997.
Description: viii, 121 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Issues in defence management : an introduction / Douglas L. Bland --
Reforming defence management : lessons from the New Zealand Defence Force experience / Cathy Downes --
Managing defence in the post-Cold War era : a view from the United Kingdom / Martin Edmonds --
Distributing the defence budget : choosing between capital and manpower / John M. Treddenick --
Education in defence resources management : the next decade / John E. Dawson and Charles J. LaCivita --
Military educational reform and defence management studies in Hungary / Zoltán Szenes.
Responsibility: edited by Douglas L. Bland.

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If during the Cold War the question was, "how much is enough?", a question for today is "how can we do more with what we have?" With soldiers and defence managers now asked to provide sophisticated  Read more...

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