Challenges of the Global Century: Report of the Project on by Stephen J Flanagan

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This is true not only in the Armed Forces but in the rest of the foreign policy community as well. Policymakers and military planners need to be more aware of historical, technological, cultural, religious, environmental, and other aspects of world affairs than they have been to date. More people with expertise in nonmainstream fields should be hired and utilized in mainstream positions. Nongovernmental actors of all backgrounds should be consulted routinely by both diplomatic and military planners.

These volumes offer much original analysis on a subject of critical importance. The table of contents of the two volumes follows on pages 31 and 32. The accompanying searchable CD-ROM of The Global Century can be accessed using Windows 95, Windows NT, Macintosh, and UNIX operating systems.

This is true not only in the Armed Forces but in the rest of the foreign policy community as well. Policymakers and military planners need to be more aware of historical, technological, cultural, religious, environmental, and other aspects of world affairs than they have been to date. More people with expertise in nonmainstream fields should be hired and utilized in mainstream positions. Nongovernmental actors of all backgrounds should be consulted routinely by both diplomatic and military planners.

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