An army in crisis : social conflict and the U.S. Army in Germany, 1968-1975 / Alexander Vazansky.

Author
Vazansky, Alexander [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019]
Description
1 online resource

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Summary note
"Alexander Vazansky examines the discontent of the U.S. Army in Europe and GI soldiers in Germany due to race relations, drug abuse, and political opposition between 1968 and 1975."--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. New York Available via World Wide Web.
Source of description
Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 04, 2019).
Contents
  • Race discrimination and black power in U.S. Army, Europe
  • Black GIs in Germany during the 1940s and 50s
  • Growing racial tensions, 1968-1970
  • Failed leadership responses and black power, 1970-1971
  • The new race relations policies, 1971-1975
  • Political protest and antiwar activism
  • Resistance and dissent in the U.S. Army
  • The situation in USAREUR 1968-1975
  • Drug abuse: between punishment and rehabilitation
  • Drug abuse prevention in the U.S. government
  • Drug abuse in USAREUR, 1970-1975
  • The German response
  • Conclusion.
Other title(s)
Army in crisis : social conflict in the U.S. Army in Germany, 1968-1975
ISBN
  • 9781496217417 ((electronic book))
  • 1496217411 ((electronic book))
  • 9781496217394 ((electronic book))
  • 149621739X ((electronic book))
  • 9781496217400 ((electronic book))
  • 1496217403 ((electronic book))
OCLC
1112064958
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