Managing National Security Policy (Paperback)

The President and the Process

By William W. Newmann

University of Pittsburgh Press, 9780822961482, 272pp.

Publication Date: November 15, 2001

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Hardcover (8/10/2003)

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William Newmann examines the ways in which presidents make national security decisions, and explores how those processes evolve over time. He creates a complex portrait of policy making, which may help future presidents design national security decision structures that fit the realities of the office in today's world.

Praise For Managing National Security Policy: The President and the Process

“Newmann presents a compelling analysis; his strengths lie in the depth of his research, his mastery of the scholarly literature, and the rigor of his analysis.  Any student of national security policy making would benefit from reading this book.”
--Political Science Quarterly