Accession Number : ADA130366

Title :   Peacekeeping: A New Role for US Forces.

Descriptive Note : Individual essay,


Personal Author(s) : Baker,Alfred W

PDF Url : ADA130366

Report Date : 01 Apr 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : This essay examines the nature and scope of peacekeeping operations, defines peacekeeping as applied today and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of direct participation in peacekeeping operations by the United States. The essay examines the United States' participation in the multinational force peacekeeping in the Sinai and in Beirut and then concludes by making recommendations on how United States' participation in peacekeeping operations could be improved in general and in Beirut specifically. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Military forces(United States), *Peacetime, *Military operations, Military doctrine, Military planning, Missions, Mission profiles, Military strategy, Military tactics, Management planning and control, Human resources, Military exercises, Operational effectiveness, Military training, Forecasting, International relations

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Government and Political Science
      Humanities and History
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE