Accession Number:

AD0752144

Title:

Overview of the Citizen-Army Concept.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF STRATEGIC STUDIES CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

62.0

Abstract:

The report presents a review and analysis of the application of the citizen-army concept by certain small nations to deter and defend against attack. Implementation of the concept by Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, South Korea, and Israel is analyzed and the content of the Yugoslav concept of general peoples defense for defeat of enemy strategy is examined. The final section discusses the application of the concept for territorial defense forces to serve as one component of a revised NATO force posture. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE