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Affording defense

Jacques S. Gansler

Affording defense

by Jacques S. Gansler

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Appropriations and expenditures.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Procurement.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Management.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJacques S. Gansler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA23 .G36 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination417 p. :
      Number of Pages417
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2054607M
      ISBN 100262071177
      LC Control Number88032653

        A principle of the American criminal justice system is that all defendants are "innocent until proven guilty." Houston criminal defense attorney Neal Davis and his skilled legal team represent individuals accused of committing crimes. For nearly 20 years, Neal Davis has successfully defended clients in Texas and federal courts in all types of criminal matters at all phases, from state. New geopolitical realities -- including terrorism, pandemics, rogue nuclear states, resource conflicts, insurgencies, mass migration, economic collapse, and cyber attacks -- have created a dramatically different national-security environment for America. Twentieth-century defense strategies, technologies, and industrial practices will not meet the security requirements of a post-9/11 world.

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      Jacques S. Gansler is the author of the influential books The Defense Industry, Affording Defense, and Defense Conversion: Transforming the Arsenal of Democracy, all published by the MIT is currently Professor and Roger C. Lipitz Chair in Public Policy and Private Enterprise in the School of Public Policy and Director of the Sloan Center Biotechnology Industry Center at the University. Award: Up to $18, per year, book allow-ance and stipend Obligation: Must commission as a second lieutenant in the Air Force and return to ac-tive duty for at least 4 years ***** High School Scholarship Eligibility: Must be a high school graduate or have an equivalent certificate, be or become a U.S. citizen by the last day of the first term.


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