Theses and Dissertations
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The second front grand strategy and civil-military relations of western allies and the USSR, 1938-1945
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2005-03)
The debate about grand strategy in the Second World War has scarcely ended even in the 21st Century. The present study examines the classical issue of the grand strategy in Europe and the anti-Hitler coalition as concerns ...
Revolt against the West a comparison of the Boxer Rebellion of 1900-1901 & the current war against terror
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-06)
This thesis compares the Western response to two radical challenges in eras considerably removed in time: the 1900-1901 Boxer rebellion in China and today's Islamic terror. It brings a much-needed historical perspective ...
The nation and the soldier in German civil-military relations, 1800-1945
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2005-12)
This study of civil-military relations treats the parallel development of: a.) the professional soldier and the Prussian- German army in the era from 1806 until 1945, as well as; b.) the rise of nationalism in central ...
Political change in Europe and the future of United States military presence in Germany
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2005-06)
This thesis analyzes American basing structure in Germany, in a new political environment at the beginning of the 21st century. The end of the Cold War changed the political and strategic situation in Europe and the substance ...
Creation of a higher military educational system in Ukraine as a part of civil-military relations (1992-1998)
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-03)
This thesis provides a critical analysis of the development of the military staff officer education and training system in Ukraine. The chronological scope of research includes a period from January 1992 to December 1998. ...
The second wave of NATO enlargement: a key contributor to the transatlantic link?
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2005-03)
The purpose of this study is to determine how post-Cold War NATO allies have contributed to transatlantic relations, both in times of crisis and in times of harmony. Their contribution, although less significant when ...
Demographic trends in the European Union: political and strategic implications
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-06)
This thesis analyzes adverse demographic trends in the European Union, including sub-replacement birthrates and increasing median ages. It investigates the implications of these trends for the EU's prospects for becoming ...
NATO and forward defense an analysis of expeditionary capabilities and out-of-area-security
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2005-06)
This thesis examines the NATO's adaptation of a new security focus towards forward defense in the 21st Century. Until the late 1990s, the strategic focus of NATO was on mutual defense based on a collective response guaranteed ...
Republic of Moldova and the transnistrian conflict the impact of NATO and the European Union enlargements on the dispute resolution process
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-03)
With Romania's acceptance into NATO, the Republic of Moldova found itself at the frontier of the North-Atlantic Alliance. This thesis evaluates the impact of NATO and European Union enlargements on the resolution of the ...
NATO enlargement and democratic control of the Armed Forces: the experience of Poland and implications for neighboring "Partnership for Peace" countries
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1998-03-01)
The collapse of the Warsaw Pact, the end of global confrontation and the subsequent disintegration of the Soviet Union brought about a real opportunity for European unification and transatlantic security. Thus there is a ...
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