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The sources of military doctrine - a lesson from the Cold War

Austin, Gregory Douglas


Military doctrine can be distinguished from political doctrine on the use of military force - that is, a doctrine designed to mobilise political support for the non-military goals of the State. At the same time, one doctrine might satisfy partially or completely each of the two arms of government: the armed forces in pursuit of reasonably structured forces and the political leaders seeking to legitimise or bolster foreign or domestic policy. American scholarship on Soviet military doctrine to...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012-10-15
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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