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Earl Gregg Swem Library

The QDR in Perspective: Meeting America’s National Security Needs in the 21st Century

Categories: Defense/Military,Foreign Affairs

http://www.usip.org/files/qdr/qdrreport.pdf

Reviews the recent Quadrennial Defense Review as an example of how the project has changed from unconstrained, long-term thinking to bureaucratic routine.  Also proposes an alternative force structure with emphasis on increasing the size of the Navy.  From the United States Institute of Peace