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Published by Office of Technology Assessment, Congress of the U.S. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



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  • Economic conversion -- United States.,
  • Military research -- United States.,
  • Defense industries -- United States.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
LC ClassificationsHC110.D4 D4242 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 41 p. :
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1160773M
LC Control Number94139346

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The Challenge -- 2. The Cold War Defense Industry -- 3. Growing Foreign Involvement -- 4. Initial Post-Cold War Developments -- 5. Prior Lessons of Industrial Conversion -- 6. The Best Structure for the Twenty-First Century -- 7. A Few Defense-Unique Plants -- 8. Current Barriers to Integration -- 9. A Three-Part Transformation Strategy -- Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. This is a rather broader book than its title implies. Gansler, an experienced and well-regarded student of the defense industrial base, argues that civil-military integration -- relying on a single Defense Conversion | Foreign Affairs. What is Conversion? Conversion is an intentional tort that is defined as knowingly taking or using the personal property of another that deprives the owner of their rights to the property. While the wording may vary slightly between state law, the elements to prove conversion are generally as follows:Author: Ashley Folk.

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