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The RAND Corporation

Jean-Loup Samaan

The RAND Corporation

the reconfiguration of strategic studies in the United States

by Jean-Loup Samaan

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military research,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / General,
  • Intellectual life,
  • Influence,
  • Military policy,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General,
  • Research institutes,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations),
  • Rand Corporation,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJean-Loup Samaan ; translation by Renuka George
    SeriesThe sciences po series in international relations and political economy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS36.R35 S2613 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25150789M
    ISBN 109780230340923
    LC Control Number2011050321

    Born in the wake of World War II, RAND quickly became the creator of America’s anti-Soviet nuclear strategy. A magnet for the best and the brightest, its ranks included Cold War luminaries such as Albert Wohlstetter, Bernard Brodie, and Herman Kahn, who arguably saved us from nuclear annihilation and unquestionably created Eisenhower’s "military-industrial complex."4/5(3). Sep 28,  · RAND researchers present an overview of their key findings on hypersonic missiles — a new class of military threat capable of maneuvering and flying faster than 5, kilometers per hour.

    RAND Corporation, nonpartisan think tank whose original focus was national security. It grew out of a research-and-development project (its name is a contraction of “research and development”) by Douglas Aircraft Co. for the Army Air Force in In it became a private nonprofit corporation. Dec 09,  · The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND develops solutions to .

    Apr 14,  · RAND Counterinsurgency Publications Brochure Published on Apr 14, A brochure containing significant and popular counterinsurgency (COIN) publications from the RAND Corporation. Rand McNally takes a chance on a little known, maverick Norwegian scientist named Thor Heyerdahl and publishes his book Kon-Tiki; it becomes a best-seller around the world. Rand McNally creates a new carbonized ticket book that eliminates the bulky accordion-fold airline and train tickets.


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