Accession Number:

ADA479295

Title:

Women in the US Army: A Quiet Revolution in Military Affairs

Descriptive Note:

Monograph Jul 2006-May 2007

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS SCHOOL OF ADVANCED MILITARY STUDIES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-05-24

Pagination or Media Count:

154.0

Abstract:

This monograph examines the history and significance of women serving in the United States Army from 1942 through 2007. The authors thesis is that an organizational Revolution in Military Affairs occurred in the US Army pertaining to the permanency, increased scope and exponential expansion of the numbers of women serving. The monograph contains essentially six chapters consisting of an introduction, four core chapters and a conclusion summarizing key points. Nine appendices are provided at the end of the paper. The introduction presents the purpose, research question and monograph structure as well as the relevance and timeliness of the topic. The research question posed is What is the significance to the U.S. Army regarding the changed nature and expansion of womens military roles

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE