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The ingenuity gap officer management for the 21st century by Maren Leed

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Published by Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Military missions,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Officers -- Management,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Officers -- Training of,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Personnel management

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementprincipal author, Maren Leed ; contributing author, David Sokolow.
ContributionsSokolow, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUB413 .L39696 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24029230M
ISBN 109780892065967
LC Control Number2010001681

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