US Army War College Quarterly
Winter 2004-05, Vol. XXXIV, No. 4

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Foundations for War

“Cumulative Deterrence and the War on Terrorism,” by Doron Almog  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

“Preemption and Just War: Considering the Case of Iraq,” by Franklin Eric Wester  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Science and Survivability

“Transforming Defense Basic Research Strategy,” by Augustus W. Fountain III  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

“Toward a Protected Future Force,” by Scott Boston  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

“The News Media and the ‘Clash of Civilizations,’” by Philip Seib  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

“Where Oil and Water Do Mix: Environmental Scarcity and Future Conflict in the Middle East and North Africa,” by Jason J. Morrissette and Douglas A. Borer  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

“A Prayer for Marie: Creating an Effective African Standby Force,” by Mike Denning  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Commentary & Reply  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Editor’s Shelf  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Book Reviews  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Off the Press  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Index, Volume XXXIV, 2004 (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Writing for Parameters  (.htm format) (.pdf format)

Parameters, a refereed journal of ideas and issues, provides a forum for the expression of mature professional thought on the art and science of land warfare, joint and combined matters, national and international security affairs, military strategy, military leadership and management, military history, ethics, and other topics of significant and current interest to the US Army and Department of Defense. It serves as a vehicle for continuing the education and professional development of USAWC graduates and other senior military officers, as well as members of government and academia concerned with national security affairs.

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