Accession Number : ADA137680

Title :   Mobilization and Defense Management Technical Reports Series. Long War Versus Short War: An Appraisal of Policy.

Descriptive Note : Research rept. 1982-1983,

Corporate Author : INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bahr,D E ; Ensch,J C ; Milam,M M ; Reiss,R W , Jr

PDF Url : ADA137680

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 73

Abstract : This study examines the command and unique factors, implications and considerations associated with long war and short war and investigates a spectral approach to Defense Preparedness Planning. The subject is looked at from the historical context of past preparedness planning; the current situation in preparedness planning; and a spectral approach alternative to present preparedness planning.

Descriptors :   *Combat effectiveness, *Defense planning, Preparation, Management planning and control, Military requirements, Mobilization, Military reserves, Military force levels, Policies, Military strategy, Military doctrine, Operational readiness, Combat readiness, Planning, Short range(Time), Long range(Time)

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE