Accession Number:

ADA270569

Title:

Acquiring Defense Systems: A Quest for the Best.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT COLL FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

320.0

Abstract:

This report may be considered as both a treatise and a reference work designed to provide the reader with as broad a view as possible of the quest for excellence in managing the acquisition of defense and space systems and equipment since the end of World War II.... Establishment of the U.S. DOD, Inception of an organized Management approach, Decade of the fifties, Decade of the sixties, The transition from the sixties to the seventies.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE