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    U.S. Military Bases abroad: a bane or a boon? The United States of America with over 800 bases overseas has become a “base nation” as David Vine calls it in his famous book Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World. The problem is that no one knows how many of these military bases the U.S. have. The rough estimate is somewhere between 750 and 800, however, the official records by the Department of Defense do not show the real number because of the different terms used to call those military installations. The U.S. government avoids using “base” because of the negative connotation it carries, as for instance, “Manas” transit center in Kyrgyzstan which was the only military base in Central Asia and crucial for maneuvering…

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    Leadership and Organizational Culture PSD Bremerton’s organizational culture prior to CWO3 Arcaria assuming the position as OIC was one best identified as “Authority – Compliance”. Production was all important, therefore the development the worker was of little or no consequence. The office was divided into multiple factions and each faction found ways to place blame and scorn on their opposite number. Long term employees had no regard for short term employees. Military Pay Division…

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    Navy Rotation Scenarios

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    retired service members by answering questions on a wide range of topics including career information, selection boards, distribution, and Navy records maintenance. To use the function click on the "Live Chat" link on the NPC homepage, fill out your contact information, your question, and click the "Start Chat" button at the bottom of the page. 3. EXPANSION OF INTEGRATED LODGING PROGRAM. Department of Defense (DoD) continues its expansion of the Integrated Lodging Program Pilot by…

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    Army Recommendations

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    Evaluation involves a systematic, continuous assessment of practice and policy. It allows organizations, including public safety and military organizations, to determine whether policy and practice are being implemented as intended, and to what extent. Having served over 30 years in the United States Armed Forces, both active duty and as a reservist, my experiences have afforded me the opportunity to evaluate current practice and policy and to make recommendations that enhance the same and…

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    of course, and visitors are usually asked to provide multiple forms of ID and have to comply with a random car search before entering if you 're selected. Through the gates, there’s a remarkably self-contained world. It 's surrounded by guards and not everyone is allowed in. It kind of reminds me of The Hunger Games community except were not out killing each other. Roughly a third of military families live on bases, with many more living just outside the post in the vast civilian life. About…

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    Power is defined as the capacity or potential to influence (Northouse, 2016). According to French and Raven (1965) there are six common and important bases of power (referent, expert, legitimate, reward, coercive, and information power) which an individual may use to increase their capacity to influence others. An individual's source of power is not set in stone, it can be fluid and change as a function of the situation (Sager, 2008). Dr. Hassan demonstrates to utilize four sources of power as a…

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    America As A Superpower

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    position, America strengthened their military forces, expanded their economy and integrated its culture through foreign policies. While the quality of life and wellbeing of some people from around the world have improved from America’s influence, the same cannot be said for Americans. The hegemon invested a staggering amount of money for the military and companies are spreading…

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    In 2011, I married an active duty special operations soldier who at the time had committed 12+ years of his life to the U.S. Army. Through our union, I became immersed in the everyday life of a community comprised of individuals who are selfless, generous, passionate and at times physically and emotionally broken from the stress of a country at war for nearly 15 years. The military community has experienced many good, better, and not so good experiences that have shaped their perspectives.…

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    the following are her recollections and my interpretations on the impact she has had upon women and the military of today. It’s August of 1973 and the 18 year old Carmon is sitting in a theater surrounded by men. She watches the men line up against the wall as the sergeant prepares…

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    There are an infinite number of things civilian clinicians should understand before working with service members or veterans. It is important for clinicians to be familiar with specific military experiences such as experiences in combat, military sexual trauma, and separations from family well as health and psychological problems outcomes after having experienced such traumatic events to better understand how service members and veterans cope with such issues. Scholarly articles such as Women…

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