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The Military draft

selected readings on conscription

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Published by Hoover Institution Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Draft,
    • Draft -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Martin Anderson, with Barbara Honegger.
      SeriesHoover Press publication ;, 258
      ContributionsAnderson, Martin, 1936-, Honegger, Barbara.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUB340 .M55 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 668 p. ;
      Number of Pages668
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3795030M
      ISBN 100817975810
      LC Control Number81084641


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Price New from Used from 5/5(1). The draft isn’t the only issue brought up; related topics, such as gays in the military and the use of military contractors, are also covered.

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A draft could offer more people the social benefits found in military service, including participating in a rite of passage; learning new. A draft is the mandatory enrollment of individuals into the armed forces.

The United States military has been all-volunteer since But an Act of Congress could still reinstate the draft in case of a national emergency. The Selective Service System is the agency that registers men and is responsible for running a draft. Conscription in the United States, commonly known as the draft, has been employed by the federal government of the United States in five conflicts: the American Revolutionary War, the American Civil War, World War I, World War II, and the Cold War (including both Korean War and Vietnam War).The fourth incarnation of the draft came into being in through the Selective.

But he told in an interview this month that one possible way to build a more cohesive society might be to create a different kind of draft: one in which some form of national service. Buy The Military Draft by Jason Berger (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ “Backdoor draft” is a term used to suggest the U.S.

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He ends by pointing to a current government commission on increasing military, national, and public service—one that is due to release. Draft Board ClassificationsThe following is a list of Selective Service classificationsthat could be assigned by draft boards: I-AAvailable for military service I-A-0Conscientious objector available for noncombatant military service only I-CMember of the armed forces of the U.S., the Coast and Continue reading →.

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Wagner, Viqi. In his book, Laich proposes alternatives to the all-volunteer force, including national service, universal military training, conscription and continuing with the current setup. Protesters march against the military draft. Since its inception in the s, the idea of a military draft or conscription has generated much debate and resistance up to and including protests and "draft dodging." Its legality and constitutionality have been challenged all the way up to the Supreme Court.

Conscription, or "the draft," is a. The ERA was passed by the Senate and sent to the states inwith a deadline for ratification. The draft, or military conscription, ended inand the U.S.

moved to an all-volunteer r, there was a concern that the draft may be : Linda Napikoski. Everyone would be subject to a MILITARY draft. Only those who are NOT drafted to perform military service (and then chosen by the military to be soldiers) would be eligible to perform homeland-security or community service.

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The federal government is again contemplating the conscription of young people for both military and civilian labor.

The liberals are supporting “national service,” i.e. they advocate forcing young people to spend two or more years of their lives in some sort of “public service”-including, but not limited to, the military; and the conservatives are supporting the military draft, i.e. Online World War I Indexes and Records - USAA Genealogy Guide Online World War I Indexes and Records - USA Note: before the First World War was known as "The Great War" World War One Draft Registration Cards at FamilySearch (free with registration) includes digital images of the draft cards.

Enrollment in colleges and seminaries, employment in draft deferred positions, and legal action to avoid the draft cost society $ for every $ saved the taxpayers through the draft.¹ The entire social fabric has been strained by military conscription, for in no other sphere of activity in our society do we permit such an arbitrary Author: Dwight R.

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An article in the Washington Monthly had argued that an all. Review Of The Coming Military Draft By Ken Adachi Editor I'm prompted to write this short essay because of a recent e-mail received from an anonymous critic who was asking why my essay predicting a coming military draft had not yet materialized.

His tone was derisive, so I couldn't respond to him directly as I. The use of a draft to bulk up the military's raw numbers violates the 13th amendment. The more manpower the government can utilize, the more war politicians can wage. Establishing a military draft breaches the Constitution, could prolong the war in Iraq, raises expenses, and weakens the military with inadequate personnel.

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This book highlights the arguments for and against the use of the draft in defending the United States. Many military personnel equate these maladies with conscription — despite the fact that as one of us can personally attest, these problems also plagued much of the first decade of the all-volunteer force.

The military’s experience with large draft armies inand further demonstrates that this perspective is simply wrong. Inthe draft ended and the U.S. converted to an All-Volunteer military. The registration requirement was suspended in April It was resumed again in by President Carter in response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.

The Courage to Resist book, About Face: Military Resisters Turn Against War from PM Press (Aug ) features the voices from our audio project with exclusive interviews with Noam Chomsky and Daniel Ellsberg discussing the history of GI resistance from the Vietnam War to Bradley Manning and the current WikiLeaks revelations.Two top military leaders this week told Congress it’s time for all young women to register for the draft.

What’s more shocking is, they have a point. It’s an alarming.