Combining crisp insight and empirical depth with engaging military history four guardians provides practical utility for civil military scholars national security practitioners and interested citizens alike this timely work brings a new appreciation for the american military the complex dynamics of civilian control and the principled ways . The resignation of chief of staff john f kelly usmc general retired and secretary of defense james mattis usmc general retired give pressing interest to jeffrey w donnithornes new book on civil military relations four guardians a principled agent view of american civil military relations. Get this from a library four guardians a principled agent view of american civil military relations jeffrey w donnithorne this book explains who the four us military services truly are and why they make and execute policy as they do the book focuses on american civil military relationships explaining why the services . He received his phd in government from georgetown university in washington dc and recently published his first book with the johns hopkins university press entitled four guardians a principled agent view of american civil military relations. Scholars of civil military relations sometimes have a bad habit of grounding their debates in the theories of the past instead of revising those theories or developing more appropriate frameworks that could inform our understanding of the recent past and prepare us for the future four guardians a principled agent view of american civil
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