Book The Genesis of new weapons : decision making for military R&D / edited by Franklin A. Long, Judith Reppy.
Associated Name: Long, Franklin A., 1910-1999.
Associated Name: Reppy, Judith, 1937-
Publication year: 1980.
Call Number U380 .G46 1980
Media class: Book
Publisher: New York : Pergamon Press
Series title: Pergamon policy studies
Extent: viii, 210 p.
pt. 1. Introduction. Decision making in military R&D : an introductory overview -- pt. 2. The problems. Bureaucratic and other problems in planning and managing military R&D -- Decision making in military R&D -- The defense industry's role in military R&D decision making -- pt. 3. The genesis of new weapons. Conception of new defense systems and the role of government R&D centers -- pt. 4. The R&D process. American styles of military R&D -- The influence of the civilian sector of military R&D -- The Soviet style of military R&D -- pt. 5. Political control of millitary R&D. Organization and process in military R&D -- The decision-making role of Congress