Accession Number:

ADA346545

Title:

The Role of the Armed Forces in the Americas: Civil-Military Relations for the 21st Century

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL STRATEGIC STUDIES INST CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

196.0

Abstract:

This report provides the proceedings of a conference by the same title held in November 1997. The authors provide synopses of working group discussions and an analysis, with recommendations, of the implications for civil-military relations and U.S. policy. These recommendations are given in support of the Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Southern Commands objectives of strengthening democratic institutions, assisting host nations in eliminating threats to their security, supporting economic and social progress, and enhancing military professionalism.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE