Accession Number : ADA385410


Title :   Papers from the Conference on Homeland Protection


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


Personal Author(s) : Manwaring, Max G


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a385410.pdf


Report Date : 01 Sep 2000


Pagination or Media Count : 281


Abstract : On April 11-13, 2000, the U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute sponsored a major conference that examined what the Department of Defense must do to insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence . . ., given the increasing contemporary threats to the U.S. homeland. This book highlights the issues and themes that ran through the conference. As such, it is not a comprehensive record of the proceedings. It is organized as an anthology of the best of a series of outstanding conference presentations, revised in light of the discussions that took place there. Finally, the anthology is complemented by an overview and four specific recommendations. Those recommendations look to the future and place emphasis on the transformation strategy that conference participants considered essential to safeguard the American homeland now and into the future.


Descriptors :   *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , *NATIONAL SECURITY , *THREATS , UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT , POLITICAL ALLIANCES , TRANSFORMATIONS , STATE GOVERNMENT , SITUATIONAL AWARENESS


Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Military Intelligence


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE