ERIC Number: ED390768
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Lifting the Veil of Military Secrecy. Study Guide. Episode #723. America's Defense Monitor, Educational TV for the Classroom.
This program examines the pros and cons of military secrecy in the absence of significant enemies. The United States is still buying weapons and conducting military operations under a veil of secrecy established during the Cold War. Many would argue such secrecy is unnecessary in light of recent world developments. The study guide offers questions to use before viewing the video, questions to follow the video, classroom activities to focus student thinking on the problem, topics for further research and a list of six resources. (EH)
Descriptors: Freedom, Higher Education, Information Policy, International Relations, Military Organizations, Military Service, National Defense, National Programs, National Security, Secondary Education, Social Studies, War, World Affairs
Center for Defense Information, 1500 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20005 ($25 per VHS copy; educational discounts available).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Center for Defense Information, Washington, DC.
Note: This brochure accompanies a VHS videotape of the same title (not available from EDRS). For other study guides in this series, see SO 025 635-641.