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Gibson, Christopher P. (Christopher Patrick)

Overview
Works: 6 works in 22 publications in 2 languages and 907 library holdings
Roles: Author
Classifications: JF195, 322.50973
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Most widely held works by Christopher P Gibson
Securing the state : reforming the national security decisionmaking process at the civil-military nexus by Christopher P Gibson( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on top civilian and military advisors within the national security establishment, this significant book looks at four case studies with a focus on civil-military relations within the US Department of Defense. Destined to influence US strategic thinking, it should be added to the syllabus of courses in civil-military relations, strategic studies and military history
Que bao guo jia an quan : wen wu guan xi guan lian de guo jia an quan jue ce guo cheng gai ge by Jibusheng( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explaining post-cold war civil-military relations : a new institutional approach by Christopher P Gibson( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Countervailing forces : enhancing civilian control and national security through Madisonian concepts by Christopher P Gibson( )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thesis argues that because of changes in the relative professional backgrounds (as measured by education and assignment history indicators) of the key players in the national security decisionmaking process and to the structural arrangements, norms, and rules of civil and military institutions (e.g., NSC, OSD, and JCS), military leaders have wielded more influence in the decisionmaking process since the end of the Cold War. The Goldwater-Nichols Defense Reorganization Act of 1986 has played a role in this, but the initial causes are traced to the military's reaction to the Vietnam War and its response to the domination of Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara and his top aides in the 1960s. These seminal experiences caused changes in military norms, particularly their willingness to acquire and use political knowledge and expertise
The evolution of Airland Battle Doctrine and the renaissance of the US Army : from Vietnam to Desert Storm ; a case study of the US Army 1971-1991 by Christopher P Gibson( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Securing the state reforming the national security decisionmaking process at the civil-military nexus by Christopher P Gibson( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Chris Gibson Amerikaans politicus

Chris Gibson amerikansk politikar

Chris Gibson amerikansk politiker

Chris Gibson New York politician; retired Colonel in the United States Army

Chris Gibson politicien américain

Chris Gibson político estadounidense

Chris Gibson politico statunitense

Chris Gibson US-amerikanesche Politiker

Chris Gibson US-amerikanischer Politiker

Gibson, Christopher Patrick

Крис Гибсон

Кріс Гібсон

קריס גיבסון

کریس گیبسون سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

クリス・ギブソン

克里斯·吉布森

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Securing the state reforming the national security decisionmaking process at the civil-military nexus