Book Professional soldier athlete : the cornerstone of strategic landpower's human dimension / by Deydre S. Teyhen.
Associated Name: Institute of Land Warfare (Association of the United States Army), publisher.
Publication year: 
Call Number UA23.A95 L16 no.104
Media class: Book
Publisher: Arlington, Virginia : The Institute of Land Warfare, Association of the United States Army
UH603 .T49 2014
Series title: Land warfare papers ; no. 104 ; National security affairs paper
Extent: vi, 30 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
"This Land Warfare Paper states that the cornerstone of landpower's historical and future success hinges on the human dimension, particularly physical and mental resilience. The military has struggled with negative impacts of poor sleep, activity and nutrition throughout history. The current costs to readiness, recruitment, retention and health require a comprehensive strategy to ensure that the military is able to meet the future security needs of our nation. The author outlines the importance of health for both the military and the nation's youth and provides recommendations to enhance readiness and resilience for the future military force"--Publisher's web site.
Introduction -- Health of our nation and military -- Impact of sleep, activity and nutrition -- Sleep -- Physical activity -- Nutrition -- Analysis and recommendations -- National strategy : whole-of-government approach -- Military strategy : culture -- Military strategy : environment and social networks -- Military strategy : recruitment of personnel -- Military strategy : operational and tactical level -- Strategy : fiscally constrained environment -- Conclusion.