Accession Number:

ADA128202

Title:

Military Education System and National Development: The Case of the Republic of Korea Army

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

The primary mission of the military is to wage successful battles in war, but in peace its mission must be that of contributing to national development. This is the modern trend and tendency. In the case of Korea, the military has a double mission of contributing to the nations development while also preventing war from breaking out by serving as the foremost line of defense against the communists. This study surveys the role of the Korean military education system in national development, and examines the interdependence between the military and society in for enhancing benefit from the military education system.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE