Accession Number : ADA324867

Title :   Force, Statecraft and German Unity: The Struggle to Adapt Institutions and Practices.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL STRATEGIC STUDIES INST CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Young, Thomas-Durell

PDF Url : ADA324867

Report Date : DEC 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 132

Abstract : The authors review German security and defense policy, reflecting on the past, present, and future of this issue. Unification of Germany as an empire and a republic at various times in its history is discussed. The process of diplomatic, strategic, and collective psychological readjustment as it affects Europe, and Germany in particular, is explored. The future of war and peace in Europe and security and defense policy as an expression of Germany's aspirations in the world system of nations is also discussed.

Descriptors :   *GERMANY, *INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, *POSTWAR, *ADJUSTMENT(PSYCHOLOGY), FOREIGN POLICY, NATO, EUROPE, WARFARE, UNITED STATES, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, INTERNATIONAL POLITICS, GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), SECURITY, RUSSIA, UNITED NATIONS.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE