Currently Undervalued: Professional Military Education?
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr., observes a Battle Field Ethics class in the Spiritual Fitness Center at Fort Hood, Texas  (Photo: DoD)  



Professor Charles Allen
Department of Command, Leadership, and Management

The views expressed in the document are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the U.S. Army War College, the U.S. Department of the Army, the U.S. Department of Defense, or the U.S. Government.



This USAWC faculty author argues that the gap between espoused and enacted values in the US Army officer corps is significant and growing. He believes that Without action to arrest this trend, the Army risks the professional development of its senior leaders as well as 'its competency as a force to meet the Nation's needs' in the years ahead.

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