Accession Number : ADA137683

Title :   Mobilization and Defense Management Technical Reports Series. Grand Strategy--A Necessary Framework for Lasting Industrial Mobilization Preparedness.

Descriptive Note : Research rept. 1982-1983,

Corporate Author : INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : McDowell,J I

PDF Url : ADA137683

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 65

Abstract : This paper looks behind the ups and downs of past United States Defense Preparedness Postures and asks the basic question--Why have our policies and practices not been more consistent over the long term? It relates our ability to maintain credible industrial mobilization preparedness planning to the answer. (Author)

Descriptors :   *COMBAT READINESS, *DEFENSE PLANNING, *OPERATIONAL READINESS, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, MOBILIZATION, POLICIES, PLANNING, MILITARY STRATEGY, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE