National Security Experts


Dick Kohn

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A specialist in American military history and civil-military relations, Richard H. Kohn has taught at CCNY, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Dickinson College, and the Army and National War Colleges. He was the Chief of Air Force History for the USAF, 1981-1991. From 1992-2006 he chaired Carolina's Curriculum in Peace, War, and Defense and from 1992-2000, headed the Triangle Institute for Security Studies, a consortium of faculty in the Research Triangle area of North Carolina interested in national and international security broadly defined. His writing and teaching has focused on American war making, national security policy, and civilian control of the military.

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