Accession Number:

ADA456699

Title:

The Power to Raise and Support Armies: The Homosexual Exclusion Policy in Perspective

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL'S SCHOOL CHARLOTTESVILE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

362.0

Abstract:

This thesis examines the regulatory rationales for the homosexual exclusion policy. It discusses issues resolved in legal challenges to the policy and arguments advanced by plaintiffs. It takes a comprehensive view of homosexuality and compares characteristic traits of homosexuality to traits necessary for successful soldiering.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE