A Struggle of Ideas, Department of Defense
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A Struggle of Ideas

Author: Department of Defense

Narrator: Dick Hill

Unabridged: 2 hr 50 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Findaway Voices

Published: 01/01/2005

Genre: Political Science - Political Freedom & Security - International Security

Synopsis

This audiobook is a reading of a report commissioned by the U.S. Department of Defense. Officially, the work is entitled: "Report of the Defense Science Board Task Force on Strategic Communication." Dick Hill, an accomplished reader of audiobooks, does a fine job, reading with clarity and appropriate seriousness. As one would expect from a government report, the prose is not dramatic; nevertheless, Hill's reading is as lively as possible. This task force, far less famous than the 9/11 Commission, was established to advise the DOD on how to gain strategic advantage through public diplomacy. In simpler terms, the report addresses this question: How do we change the minds of terrorists and would-be terrorists?

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