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Arms, industry, and America. Edited by Kenneth S. Davis.


New York, H.H. Wilson, 1971.
ISBN 9780824204464, 0824204468

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Subjects Armes -- États-Unis.
Defense industries -- United States.
Defense industries.
États-Unis -- Politique militaire.
Military policy.
United States -- Military policy.
United States.
Series Reference shelf ; v. 43, no. 1.
Description 232 pages 20 cm.
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-232).
Contents Part 1. The rise of American militarism -- Militarism versus democracy, the traditional American view / Fred J. Cook -- America's expansionist elan / Sidney Lens -- Our faith in the military is akin to our faith in technology / J. William Fulbright (Congressional Record) -- Arms and industry : World War I and after / Paul A.C. Koistinen (Journal of American History) -- The ordeal of Donald Nelson / Kenneth S. Davis -- The ordeal of Donald Nelson, continued / Fred J. Cook -- Arms and industry after World War II / Sidney Lens -- Security as defined by the military establishment / Richard J. Barnet -- Memorandum : scientific and technological resources as military assets / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- A presidential warning / Dwight D. Eisenhower (Department of State Bulletin) -- Part 2. The military-industrial complex : critical descriptions -- The costs of military spending / William Proxmire (Congressional Record) -- The making and makers of bureaucratic truth / John Kenneth Galbraith -- The managers of national security / Richard H. Barnet -- Military procurement / Richard F. Kaufman (New York Times Magazine) -- The weapons makers / Ralph E. Lapp -- Report on Lockheed and the C-5A jet / James G. Phillips (New Republic) -- The evolution of the new state-management / Seymour Melman -- The state within a state : an essay on Pentagon capitalism / Robert L. Heilbroner -- Part 3. In defense of the military-industrial complex -- A reply to criticism of the defense establishment / Barry Goldwater (Congressional Record) -- Instant myths about defense programs / John J. Rhodes (Vital Speeches of the Day) -- The assault on American industry / Robert Anderson (Vital Speeches of the Day) -- Some concerns about national security : dangerous times / Ira C. Eaker (Vital Speeches of the Day) -- Will internal dissent destroy national security? / Earle G. Wheeler (U.S. News and World Report) -- A superior military technology / Nathan F. Twining -- Defense is a job for military professionals / Anthony Harrigan (National Review) -- Part 4. The struggle for control -- International arms control is the only answer / Herbert Scoville and Robert C. Osborn -- A moderate's proposals / Murray L. Weidenbaum (Vital Speeches of the Day) -- Accurate information, a weapon against Pentagon weaponry (New Republic) -- Taxpayer suits against Pentagon bureaucrats / James G. Phillips (New Republic) -- Some ideas for taming Pentagon power / John Kenneth Galbraith -- The case for cutting defense spending / Juan Cameron (Fortune) -- How to break up the military-industrial complex / Richard J. Barnet -- We have got to get rid of nuclear weapons / George Wald.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)135240
(OCoLC)ocm00135240
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WorldCat Identities Davis, Kenneth S. 1912-1999,
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