Accession Number : AD0612067

Title :   A CONCEPT FOR NATIONAL DEFENSE.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : OKLAHOMA STATE UNIV STILLWATER

Personal Author(s) : Medley,Porter Nelson ,Jr.

Report Date : MAY 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 55

Abstract : The objective of this report is to develop a concept for resource allocation to achieve a more desirable cost effectiveness ratio for weapons of peace-keeping capability. The objective is not to criticize current concepts, policies, strategies, or methods. The purpose is purely exploratory -- an attempt to determine whether basic concepts or precepts of national defense are compatible with the present environment.

Descriptors :   (*NATIONAL DEFENSE, WEAPON SYSTEMS), (*DEFENSE SYSTEMS, COSTS), MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, ECONOMICS, DETERRENCE, HISTORY, AIR FORCE BUDGETS, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, THEORY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE