Threat to the Joint Chiefs?
Lawrence J. Korb, in Society (July-August Joint Chiefs? 1980),BOX A, ~utgers- he State Univer-
sity, New Brunswick, N.J. 08903.
The U.S. military's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) have greater "potential power" than ever before, writes Korb, a professor of management at the Naval War,College. But, he argues, the JCS faces increasing threats of White House political manipulation.
The five-man JCS was established Congress in 1947 to serve as the top source of military advice to the President,...