Forward presence. Forward presence in the modern navy: from the Cold War to a future tailored force / by Thomas G. Mahnken -- Operations. Writing U.S. Naval operational history 1980-2010 : U.S. Navy mine countermeasures in terror and war / by Scott C. Truver -- Personnel. Naval personnel since 1945 : areas for historical research / by Donald Chisholm -- Programming and acquisitions. The historiography of programming and acquisition management since 1950, with a focus on the Navy / by Thomas C. Hone -- Science. The Navy, science, and professional history / by Gary E. Weir -- Social history. The social history of the U.S. Navy, 1945-present : a historiographical essay / by Edward J. Marolda -- Strategy. The U.S. Navy's role in national strategy, especially between 1980 and today / by Sebastian Bruns -- Technology. The historiography of technology since 1950, with a focus on the Navy / by Mark D. Mandeles.
"This is a compilation of a series of papers presented in conjunction with a year-long lecture series sponsored by the Naval History and Heritage Command."--Provided by publisher.