Encyclopedia of Military Science

Editor: Piehler, G. Kurt
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: SAGE Publications

Single-User Purchase Price: $819.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $1228.50
ISBN: 978-1-45-227633-5
Category: Social Sciences - Political science
Image Count: 241
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

The Encyclopedia of Military Science provides a comprehensive, ready-reference on the organization, traditions, training, purpose, and functions of todays military.

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Table of Contents

  • Editors
  • Reader's Guide
  • About the Editors
  • Contributors
  • Introduction
  • Volume 1
  • A
  • Abu Ghraib
  • Abuse, Family and Child
  • Accommodations, Field
  • Advertising, Military-Sponsored
  • Aerial Refueling
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan War
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • African Americans
  • Agent Orange
  • Air Force, Department of
  • Air Force, U.S.
  • Air Force Command
  • Air Force One
  • Air Mobility Command
  • Air National Guard
  • Airborne Units
  • Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) Aircraft
  • Aircraft, Antisubmarine
  • Aircraft, Attack
  • Aircraft, Bomber
  • Aircraft, Fighter
  • Aircraft, Patrol
  • Aircraft, Reconnaissance
  • Aircraft, Transport
  • Aircraft Carriers
  • AirLand Battle Doctrine
  • al Qaeda
  • Alliances
  • All-Volunteer Force
  • Ambush
  • American Battle Monuments Commission
  • American Legion
  • American Revolution
  • Ammunition
  • Amphibious Vehicles
  • Anthrax
  • Anthropology and War
  • Antisubmarine Warfare
  • Antiwar Movement
  • ANZUS Security Treaty
  • Appropriations, Military
  • Arab Americans
  • Archives, Military
  • Arlington National Cemetery
  • Armed Forces Radio and Television Service
  • Armed Services Committee, House
  • Armed Services Committee, Senate
  • Armor, Body
  • Armored Vehicles
  • Arms, Small
  • Army, Department of
  • Army, U.S.
  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • Army Nurse Corps
  • Army War College
  • Army-Navy Game
  • Art, Combat
  • Artillery
  • Asia
  • Asian Americans
  • Association of the United States Army
  • Asymmetric Warfare
  • Athletics
  • Attachés, Military
  • Attrition Warfare
  • Australia
  • Aviation, Army
  • B
  • Bands and Music
  • Base Realignment and Closure
  • Bases, Foreign
  • Bases, U.S.
  • Battleships
  • Benefits, Military
  • Benefits, Veteran
  • Blackwater
  • Blitzkrieg Warfare
  • Boeing
  • Bombs, Cluster
  • Bombs, Gravity
  • Bombs, Nuclear
  • Bombs, Smart
  • Border Patrol
  • Bosnia Intervention
  • Brazil
  • Brigade
  • Bush Doctrine
  • C
  • Canada
  • Caribbean
  • Cemeteries, Military
  • Censorship
  • Central America
  • Central Asia
  • Central Intelligence Agency
  • Chaplains
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Citadel, The
  • Civil Affairs
  • Civil Defense
  • Civil Disorder
  • Civil War, American
  • Civil-Military Relations
  • Classification Security
  • Clausewitz, Carl von
  • Close Air Support
  • Clothing
  • Coalition, Warfare
  • Coalition Provisional Authority
  • Coast Guard, U.S.
  • Code of Conduct
  • Colombia
  • Colonial Wars (1607–1774)
  • Combat, Physical and Psychological Impact
  • Combat Load
  • Combat Power
  • Combat Service Support
  • Combined Arms
  • Command and Control
  • Command and General Staff College
  • Commissioned Officers
  • Communication
  • Company
  • Congress, U.S.
  • Congressional Relations, Military
  • Conscientious Objection
  • Conscription
  • Constitution, U.S.
  • Constitutional Rights, Personnel
  • Contractors, Private
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Counterintelligence
  • Courage
  • Court-Martial
  • Covert Actions, Military
  • Crimes, Military
  • Crimes, War
  • Cruisers, Naval
  • Cuba
  • Cultural Property and Heritage
  • Culture, Military
  • Customs and Traditions
  • Cyberwar
  • Volume 2
  • D
  • Decorations and Medals
  • Defense, Department of
  • Defense, Secretary of
  • Defense Intelligence Agency
  • Defense Language Institute
  • Desertion
  • Destroyers
  • Deterrence
  • Direct Fire
  • Disability
  • Discharge and Separation
  • Diversity
  • Division
  • “Don't Ask, Don't Tell”
  • Draft
  • Drill and Ceremony
  • Drug Interdiction
  • E
  • Economy and National Defense
  • Effectiveness, Combat
  • Egypt
  • Engineers, Combat
  • Environment
  • Ethics
  • Etiquette
  • Europe
  • F
  • Family, Military
  • Family Readiness
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Films
  • Finance, Personal
  • Fire, Direct and Indirect
  • Fire, Friendly
  • Food
  • Force Reconnaissance, Marine
  • Foreign Relations Committee, House
  • Foreign Relations Committee, Senate
  • France
  • Frederick II of Prussia
  • Friendly Fire
  • Frigates
  • G
  • Gates, Robert
  • Gays and Lesbians
  • General Dynamics
  • Geneva Conventions
  • Genocide
  • Germany
  • Giap, Vo Nguyen
  • Global Positioning System
  • Global War on Terrorism
  • Goldwater-Nichols Department of Defense Reorganization Act
  • Green Berets
  • Guantanamo Bay Prison
  • Guerrilla Warfare
  • Gulf War Syndrome
  • Guns, Machine
  • H
  • Hague Conventions
  • Haiti
  • Haiti, U.S. Intervention in
  • Halliburton
  • Hamas
  • Hanson, Victor Davis
  • Hazing
  • Helicopters
  • Helmets
  • History, Military: Approaches to
  • History, Naval: Approaches to
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Homeland Security
  • Homeland Security, Department of
  • Human Rights
  • Humanitarian Intervention, Foreign
  • Huntington, Samuel
  • Hurricane Katrina
  • I
  • India
  • Indian Wars
  • Indirect Fire
  • Infantry
  • Insurgency
  • Intelligence, Geospatial
  • Intelligence, Human
  • Intelligence Cycle
  • Intelligence Organizations, Military
  • Intelligence Oversight, Congressional
  • International Criminal Court
  • Internet
  • Interpreters and Translators
  • Interrogation
  • Iran
  • Iran-Contra Scandal
  • Iraq
  • Iraq Insurgency (2003–2011)
  • Iraq War (2003)
  • Iraq War, Planning for
  • Israel
  • J
  • Japan
  • Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command
  • Jomini, Antoine-Henri
  • Journalists, Embedded
  • Just War Tradition
  • K
  • Keegan, John
  • Korea, North
  • Korean War (1950–1953)
  • Kosovo Intervention
  • L
  • Language, Military
  • Latinos
  • Laws of War
  • Leadership
  • Leaves and Furloughs
  • Lebanon, U.S. Intervention in (1982)
  • Levels of War
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liddell Hart, Basil
  • Literature and War
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Logistics
  • Luttwak, Edward N.
  • M
  • Mahan, Alfred Thayer
  • Mao Zedong
  • Marine Corps, U.S.
  • Marine Corps League
  • Marine Corps University
  • Marine Guards, Embassy
  • Marine One
  • Marshall, S. L. A.
  • Media Relations, Military
  • Medical Disability, Veteran
  • Medicine, Military
  • Medicine, Veterans
  • Mexican-American War
  • Mexico
  • Middle East Conflict
  • Military Advisors, U.S.
  • Military Command Staffs
  • Military Courtesy
  • Military Decision Making
  • Military Journals and Newspapers
  • Military Occupational Specialty
  • Military Officers Association of America
  • Military Organization, Air Force
  • Military Organization, Army
  • Military Organization, Marine Corps
  • Military Organization, Navy
  • Military Science
  • Mines, Land
  • Mines, Naval
  • Missiles, Air-to-Air
  • Missiles, Conventional
  • Missiles, Cruise
  • Missiles, Nuclear
  • Mobilization
  • Modular Army
  • Morale
  • Motion Pictures
  • Motivation
  • Museums, Military
  • My Lai Massacre
  • Volume 3
  • N
  • National Defense University
  • National Guard, Army
  • National Military Family Association
  • National Security Act
  • National Security Agency
  • National Security Council
  • Nation-Building
  • Native Americans
  • NATO
  • Natural Disaster, Military Response to
  • Naval Postgraduate School
  • Naval War College
  • Navigation, Aerial
  • Navigation, Sea
  • Navy, Department of
  • Navy, U.S.
  • Navy League
  • Navy Nurse Corps
  • Neoconservatives
  • Nicaragua Intervention (1920s)
  • 9/11 (2001)
  • 9/11 Attack on Pentagon
  • 9/11 Commission
  • Noncommissioned Officer Academies
  • Noncommissioned Officers
  • North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Norwich University
  • Nuclear Proliferation
  • Nuremberg War Crimes Trials
  • O
  • Oath of Enlistment
  • Occupations
  • Officer Candidate School
  • Officer Career Fields
  • OODA (Observe, Orient, Decide, and Act)
  • Operations, Air
  • Operations, Cold-Weather
  • Operations, Jungle
  • Operations, Mountain
  • Operations Research
  • Oral History
  • Organization, Coast Guard
  • Organization of American States
  • Ottawa Land Mine Treaty
  • P
  • Pakistan
  • Panama
  • Panama, U.S. Intervention in
  • Pay, Military
  • Peace Movements
  • Peacekeeping
  • Pentomic Era
  • Persian Gulf War
  • Personnel Evaluation
  • Petraeus, David
  • Philippines
  • Philippines Insurrection
  • Photography, Combat
  • Physical Fitness
  • Piracy, High Seas
  • Plans, Operational
  • Plans, War
  • Police, Military
  • Political Science and International Relations
  • Politics, Military Participation in
  • Posse Comitatus Act
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Powell, Colin
  • President as Commander in Chief
  • Prisoners of War
  • Prisons, Military
  • Professionalism
  • Propaganda
  • Psychiatry, Military
  • Psychological Warfare (PSYOP)
  • Public Affairs, Military
  • Public Opinion on War and the Military
  • Q
  • Quadrennial Defense Review
  • R
  • Radar
  • RAND Corporation
  • Rangers
  • Rank
  • Rape
  • Rapid Deployment Force
  • Raytheon
  • Realism in International Relations
  • Reconstruction
  • Recreation
  • Recruiting on College Campuses
  • Recruitment, Enlisted
  • Recruitment, Officer
  • Red Cross, International Committee of
  • Regiment
  • Religion and War
  • Research and Development
  • Reserve, Air Force
  • Reserve, Army
  • Reserve, Marine Corps
  • Reserve, Navy
  • Retirement
  • ROTC
  • ROTC, Jr.
  • Rules of Engagement
  • Rumsfeld, Donald
  • Russia
  • Rwandan Genocide
  • S
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Schelling, Thomas
  • School of the Americas
  • Science Applications International
  • SEALs, Navy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Shock and Awe Offensive
  • Single Integrated Operational Plan
  • Slang, Military
  • Small Unit Cohesion
  • Society for Military History
  • Sociology
  • Soft Power
  • Somalia
  • Somalia Intervention
  • South America
  • Space
  • Spanish-American War (1898)
  • Special Forces, Air Force
  • Special Forces, Army
  • Special Forces, Marine Corps
  • Special Forces, Navy
  • Special Operations, Strategy
  • Sports
  • Squad Leadership
  • Staff Relationships
  • Stars and Stripes (Newspaper)
  • Stealth Technology
  • Stop-Loss
  • Strategic Air Command
  • Strategic Arms Limitation Treaties
  • Strategy, Air Power
  • Strategy, Ground War
  • Strategy, Naval
  • Strategy, Nuclear
  • Submarines
  • Suicide
  • Sun Tzu
  • Support Groups for Military Spouses
  • Surge, Iraq War
  • Surgeon General, Air Force
  • Surgeon General, Army
  • Surgeon General, Navy
  • Surrender
  • Syria
  • T
  • Tactics, Air
  • Tactics, Covert
  • Tactics, Ground Forces
  • Tactics, Naval
  • Taiwan
  • Tanks
  • Targeting Systems
  • Technology
  • Television
  • Terrorism
  • Textron, Inc.
  • Thucydides
  • Time, Military
  • Tokyo War Crimes Tribunal
  • Torpedoes
  • Torture
  • Total War
  • Training, Air Force Enlisted
  • Training, Air Force Pilots
  • Training, Army Enlisted
  • Training, Army Officers
  • Training, Coast Guard Enlisted
  • Training, Coast Guard Officers
  • Training, Marine Corps Enlisted
  • Training, Marine Corps Officers
  • Training, Multinational
  • Training, Naval Aviators
  • Training, Naval Enlisted
  • Training, Naval Officers
  • Transportation, Air
  • Trauma, Military Sexual
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Treason
  • TRICARE (Military Health Plan)
  • Turkey
  • U
  • Uniform Code of Military Justice
  • Uniforms
  • United Kingdom
  • United Nations
  • United Technologies Corporation
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
  • Upton, Emory
  • Urban Guerrilla Movements
  • U.S. Africa Command
  • U.S. Air Force Academy
  • U.S. Central Command
  • U.S. Coast Guard Academy
  • U.S. European Command
  • U.S. Military Academy
  • U.S. Naval Academy
  • U.S. Naval Institute
  • U.S. Northern Command
  • U.S. Pacific Command
  • U.S. Southern Command
  • U.S. Special Operations Command
  • U.S. State Department
  • U.S. Strategic Command
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Transportation Command
  • USA PATRIOT Act
  • V
  • Venezuela
  • Veterans Affairs, Department of
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • Vietnam War
  • Virginia Military Institute
  • Vo Nguyen Giap
  • W
  • War, Principles of
  • War Dead, Disposition of
  • War Films
  • War in Afghanistan
  • War of 1812
  • War Powers Act
  • Warfare, Amphibious
  • Warfare, Biological
  • Warfare, Electronic
  • Warfare, Submarine
  • Warfare, Surface
  • Warfare, Unconventional
  • Warrior Culture
  • Weapons, Antiaircraft
  • Weapons, Chemical
  • Weapons, Nonlethal
  • Weapons, Nuclear
  • Weapons, Space
  • Weinberger-Powell Doctrine
  • Whistle-Blowing
  • White House Military Office
  • Women
  • World War I
  • World War II
  • Wounds and Injuries
  • Y
  • Yamashita Precedent
  • Appendix 1: Civil-Military Relations
  • Appendix 2: Military Ideals
  • Appendix 3: Laws of War: Major Treaties and Conventions
  • Appendix 4: U.S. Supreme Court Cases
  • Appendix 5: Military Organization
  • Appendix 6: Military Casualties