Pt. I: Historical overview of transforming American defense -- 1. Peacetime transformation in the U.S. Army, 1865-1965 / Brian McAlister Linn -- 2. American military tradition and Post-Cold War operations / Frank N. Schubert -- 3. Army transformation: a tale of two doctrines / David Jablonsky -- Pt. II: Transformation plans and barriers -- 4. Technology and complexity: the modern military's capacity for change / Chris C. Demchak and Patrick D. Allen -- 5. What do we really know about an uncertain DoD budget? / Leslie K. Lewis and Roger Allen Brown -- Pt. III: External views of transformation -- 6. United Kingdom's view of U.S. Army transformation / W.H. Moore -- 7. American defense transformation: a view from Ukraine / Leonid I. Polyakov.
Collection of papers from the U.S. Army War College's Twelfth Annual Strategy Conference, "Transforming defense in an era of peace and prosperity," held April 2001.