Accession Number:

ADA491826

Title:

Project on National Security Reform: Forging a New Shield

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PROJECT NATIONAL SECURITY REFORM WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

831.0

Abstract:

Forging a New Shield represents the culmination of more than two years of work by more than three hundred dedicated U.S. national security executives, professionals, and scholars. It provides a comprehensive historical analysis of the current U.S. national security system, an evaluation of the systems performance since its inception in 1947, and a detailed analysis of its current capabilities. On the basis of these assessments, the report proposes a fully integrated program of reform and renewal. This executive summary highlights the compelling case for redesigning the U.S. national security system, distills the studys essential assessments and findings, and outlines the detailed, integrated set of recommendations put forth in the report.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Military Intelligence

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE