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The Culture they Keep : The Role of Legal Professionals in Restoring Accountability and Legitimacy to SOF Culture

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[Technical Report, Special Report]

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Joint Special Operations University

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When someone asked why the Spartans visited disgrace upon those among them who lost their shields, but did not do the same thing to those who lost their helmets or their breastplates, he said, Because these they put on for their own sake, but the shield for the common good of the whole line.1

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations

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[A, Approved For Public Release]