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Origins of the national security state and the legacy of Harry S. Truman

Origins of the national security state and the legacy of Harry S. Truman / edited by Mary Ann Heiss, Michael J. Hogan.
9781612481241 (alkaline paper)
1612481248 (alkaline paper)
9781612481258 (e-book)
Kirksville, Missouri : Truman State University Press, 2015.
Physical Description
240 pages : illustrations, graphs, tables ; 24 cm.
Based on the Eleventh Truman Legacy Symposium, Truman and Foreign Aid, May 2013, Key West, Florida.
Added to Catalog
August 18, 2015
Truman legacy series ; volume 11.
The Truman legacy series ; volume 11
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Preface / Mary Ann Heiss and Michael J. Hogan
Introduction: The national security discourse of the early Cold War and the legacy of Harry S. Truman / Michael J. Hogan
[1] The institutions of the national security state
Preparing for the next Pearl Harbor : Harry S. Truman's role in the creation of the U.S. national security establishment / Douglas Stuart
Setting the stage : Harry S. Truman and the American military / Dale R. Herspring
The legacy of military spending during the Truman administration / Benjamin O. Fordham
The CIA : its origin, transformation, and crisis of identity from Harry S. Truman to Barack Obama / Richard H. Immerman and Timothy Andrews Sayle
Graphic essay
[2] The implications of the national security state
The military-industrial complex and the path not taken / Audra J. Wolfe
The politics and political legacy of Harry S. Truman's national security policies / David C. Unger
An accidental empire? : President Harry S. truman and the origins of America's global military presence / Aaron B. O'Connell
The national security state and the legacy of Harry S. Truman : enduring themes / Mark R. Jacobson.
Also listed under
Heiss, Mary Ann, 1961-
Hogan, Michael J., 1943-
Truman Legacy Symposium (11th : 2013 : Key West, Fla.)

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