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dc.contributor.author Chew, Emrys
dc.date.accessioned 2011-01-19T04:07:53Z
dc.date.available 2011-01-19T04:07:53Z
dc.date.copyright 2010
dc.date.issued 2011-01-19T04:07:53Z
dc.identifier.citation Chew, E. (2010). The general and the president : Obama’s “Harry Truman” moment? (RSIS Commentaries, No. 071). RSIS Commentaries. Singapore: Nanyang Technological University.
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10220/6601
dc.description.abstract Historical parallels have been drawn between the removal of wartime US generals Douglas MacArthur and Stanley McChrystal by their respective commanders-in-chief. While the key question remains the issue of civilian authority over the military, the grounds for dismissal were different.
dc.format.extent 3 p.
dc.language.iso en
dc.relation.ispartofseries RSIS Commentaries ; 071/10
dc.subject DRNTU::Social sciences::General::History
dc.title The general and the president : Obama’s “Harry Truman” moment?
dc.type Commentary
dc.contributor.school S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

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