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Author: Sharon L. Pickup
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: reserve, forces, mobilizing, component, training, reevaluate, army, needs, approach
Number of Pages: 44
Published: 2009-12
ISBN-10: 1437919391
ISBN-13: 9781437919394

The Army's strategy for training its reserve component (RC) calls for units to conduct training on the primary missions for which they were organized and designed as well as the missions units are assigned in support of ongoing operations. The training is to be conducted over a 5-year cycle with a focus on primary missions during the early years and assigned missions during the later years. This report assessed the extent to which: (1) the Army is able to execute its strategy for training RC forces for their primary and assigned missions; (2) mobilization and deployment laws, regżs., and poli

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: doe, missions, reconstructing, framework, energy, department
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788130374
ISBN-13: 9780788130373

Reevaluates the missions of the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE). Assesses the Department's management, analyzes problems & determines their underlying causes. Identifies ways in which departmental management processes & structures could be improved. Emphasizes Congress' important role, with the Secretary of Energy, in fundamentally reevaluating DoE's missions & alternatives.

Author: C. Gordon Olson
Publisher: Global Gospel Publishers
Keywords: missions, introductory, guide, global, essentials, god, doing, world
Number of Pages: 388
Published: 2003-07
ISBN-10: 0962485055
ISBN-13: 9780962485053

Veteran missionary/missiologist/theologian C. Gordon Olson has distilled his knowledge and experience to produce a very readable introductory text for missions that is marked by its balance between theory and practice. It has become a standard text in Christian universities, seminaries, and Bible colleges for a decade and a half. It covers five dimensions of world missions: the biblical basis studied diachronically; discovery of virtually unknown background of the history of the modern missionary movement; a unique summary of world religions; a geographical overview; and the functional dimensi

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: force, restore, peace, requiring, missions, nations, limitations, leading, united
Number of Pages: 58
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788179519
ISBN-13: 9780788179518

Focuses on: what precedents there are for authorizing the U.N. to lead peace operations requiring some measure of force to achieve their objectives; and whether there are limitations in the U.N.'s ability to lead peace operations calling for the use of force. It is based on studies of U.N. peace operations, including (1) field study at locations where U.N. missions used force to conduct operations; (2) interviews at these missions with military commanding officers, peacekeepers, civilian directors, and line staff; and (3) analysis of U.S., U.N., NATO, and other documents and situation reports

Author: Jess T. Ford
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: warrants, strategic, review, growth, recent, department, diplomatic, security, state
Number of Pages: 66
Published: 2010-06
ISBN-10: 1437926673
ISBN-13: 9781437926675

State Department's (State) Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DS) is responsible for the protection of people, information, and property at over 400 foreign missions and domestic locations. DS must be prepared to counter threats such as crime, espionage, and passport fraud, technological intrusions, political violence, and terrorism. This report assesses: (1) how DS's mission has evolved since 1998; (2) how its resources have changed over the last 10 years; and (3) the challenges it faces in conducting its missions. The auditor analyzed DS data; reviewed relevant documents; and interviewed officia

Author: Wendy Hunter
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: role, argentina, brazil, chile, military, redefining, soldier, latin, america, state
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 1996-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788142437
ISBN-13: 9780788142437

Recent years have given rise to an intense debate about the boundaries & appropriate missions of Latin America's armed forces. This report examines the efforts of civilian leaders in Latin America to identify missions for their militaries appropriate to both the security environment of the post-Cold War era & to civil-military relations in a democracy, & to provide ways militaries will effectively adopt these missions. It also analyses the implications for democracy & civilian control of specific roles for the armed forces that are either under consideration or already underway in Argentina, B

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Inc.
Keywords: saturn, launch, vehicles, apollo, history, technological, stages
Number of Pages: 511
Published: 1996
ISBN-10: 0160489091
ISBN-13: 9780160489099

 Contains a study of the development of the Saturn launch vehicle for the Apollo Moon Missions.    Recounts the exploits of the Saturn vehicle's operational life from orbital missions around Earth testing Apollo equipment to the Moon and back.  Reprint of a book that was originally published in 1980.
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