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The British Army, Manpower and Society into the Twenty-first Century

Edited by Hew Strachan

Routledge – 1999 – 288 pages

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    978-0-7146-8069-9
    November 29th 1999
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    978-0-7146-5005-0
    November 28th 1999
    Out-of-print

Description

These essays set the relationship between the Army and society in the context of the 20th century as a whole. They then consider the key areas of current controversy - the pressure on the Army caused by changes in society, the Army's "right to be different", race, homosexuality and gender.

Contents

British Army Review - mainly descriptive

Defense Analysis

"A most valuable collection of lucid, well written and pertinent articles."

Contemporary Review

"it would help if this excellent book could be compulsory reading by every member of both houses-Lords and Commons.

Name: The British Army, Manpower and Society into the Twenty-first Century (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Hew Strachan. These essays set the relationship between the Army and society in the context of the 20th century as a whole. They then consider the key areas of current controversy - the pressure on the Army caused by changes in society, the Army's "right...
Categories: Military & Naval History, Security Studies - Pol & Intl Relns