Accession Number : ADA139571

Title :   An Examination of Strategies for Technological and Industrial Support for Munitions Production in Australia during World War II,

Corporate Author : CENTRAL STUDIES ESTABLISHMENT CANBERRA (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Ross,A T

PDF Url : ADA139571

Report Date : Jan 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 50

Abstract : This Note is a development of work carried out by CSE in 1981 to assist the Defence Working Group on Gun and Rocket Propulsion Technology. The author derives strategies available to a small power for the establishment of technical knowledge of munitions and the subsequent development of mass production. Australian preparation and experience in World War II is treated as a case study to determine the more robust of the strategies.

Descriptors :   *Munitions industry, *Industrial production, Warfare, Australia, Management, Strategy, History

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE