Accession Number : ADA588327


Title :   Ideas, Concepts, Doctrine: Basic Thinking in the United States Air Force, 1961-1984. Volume 2


Descriptive Note : Monograph


Corporate Author : AIR UNIV MAXWELL AFB AL


Personal Author(s) : Futrell, Robert F


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a588327.pdf


Report Date : Dec 1989


Pagination or Media Count : 805


Abstract : This history continues the story of United States Air Force ideas, concepts, and doctrine from the watershed of massive retaliation/flexible response that was occasioned in 1960. The first three chapters of this volume are in effect reprinted from the 1974 edition of Ideas, Concepts, Doctrine, and the following chapters have been added to bring this never-ending story up to 1984.


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE , *MILITARY DOCTRINE , *MILITARY HISTORY , AERIAL WARFARE , AERONAUTICS , AIR FORCE RESEARCH , AIR POWER , AIRLIFT OPERATIONS , ARMY AVIATION , DEFENSE SYSTEMS , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , DETERRENCE , INSURGENCY , INTERDICTION , LIMITED WARFARE , MILITARY ART , MILITARY STRATEGY , MOBILIZATION , NATIONAL SECURITY , POLICIES , SOUTHEAST ASIA , STRATEGIC DEFENSE INITIATIVE , TACTICAL AIR COMMAND , TACTICAL AIR SUPPORT , VIETNAM WAR


Subject Categories : Military Forces and Organizations
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE