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Author Vazansky, Alexander, author

Title An army in crisis : social conflict in the U.S. Army in Germany, 1968-1975 / Alexander Vazansky
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019]
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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
Summary "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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 04, 2019)
Subject United States. Army -- Foreign service -- Germany (West) -- History
United States. Army.
Vietnam War (1961-1975)
Drug abuse -- Germany (West) -- History
Drug abuse -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Sociology, Military -- Germany (West)
Sociology, Military -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Soldiers -- Germany (West) -- Social conditions
Soldiers -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements
Armed Forces -- Foreign service.
Drug abuse.
HISTORY / Military / United States
Protest movements.
Race relations.
Sociology, Military.
Soldiers -- Social conditions.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century
Germany (West)
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1496217411