Accession Number:

AD0752145

Title:

The Yugoslav Concept of General People's Defense.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF STRATEGIC STUDIES CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

62.0

Abstract:

The report presents a review and analysis of the Yugoslav concept of general peoples defense as a special case study of the citizen-army concept. It analyzes Yugoslavias perception of the strategic environment and its particular national security problems, and presents the theory and proposed practice of the concept in terms of its objective of deterring and defending against attack by a major military power. The final section analyses the major military and political uncertainties associated with the successful implementation of the concept. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE