Proceedings Magazine - July 2013 Vol. 139/7/1,325

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To avoid operational saturation at the top of the world, the U.S. Coast Guard must team with the U.S. Navy and follow the National Strategy for the Arctic Region, recently...
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Ocean Governance in the High North
Eight nations—the United States included—have a geographically direct stake in the opening of the resource-rich...
The Cold, Hard Realities of Arctic Shipping
Maritime pundits believe a shrinking ice cap translates to a frenzy of traffic as shippers rush to exploit shorter sea...
Sexual Assault: A Fleet Readiness Problem
The Navy urgently needs a new model of behavior expectations that will better connect leadership with young sailors and...
A Navy Shipbuilding Plan that Works
Critics say the Navy’s newest 30-year shipbuilding plan is likely to overrun its budget and won’t deliver...
Editor's Page

As we approach the height of summer, the time of year many associate with hot and humid weather, backyard barbecues, and family vacations, we at...

Now Hear This - Third-Party Shipriders Can Combat Piracy

The current piracy situation off the Horn of Africa has forced an unprecedented...

From the Deckplates - It’s Called Uniform for a Reason

There are good reasons each branch of the armed forces has distinct uniforms....

Professional Notes

Negotiating with Hostage-Takers: We Need Doctrine

By Michael R. Shevock

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When the Ice Melts
To avoid operational saturation at the top of the world, the U.S. Coast Guard must team with the U.S. Navy and follow the...
Arctic Doublespeak?
As activity in the High North heats up, are Polar nations seeking to secure or militarize the region?

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Sea Power in the Western Pacific
The United States should respond to China’s East Asian naval challenge with a strategy that combines technological...
A Landing Craft For the 21st Century
The old landing craft utility (LCU) is too small and too slow for today’s amphibious landings. Here’s a...
Don't Give Up the Ship(s)!
The Navy is succumbing to the siren-song of using underwater robots for detecting and destroying mines. But the technology...
CEO Notes

For more than 100 years, the Naval Institute Press has been publishing works of fundamental importance to the Institute’s role as an...

Comment and Discussion

Position of Influence

(See W. H. Bishop, pp. 81–...

Nobody Asked Me, But. . . - Sea Swap: It’s a Trap

Like the coffee that flows through the veins of a sleep-deprived surface-warfare...

Book Reviews

Yamashita’s Ghost: War Crimes, MacArthur’s Justice, and Command Accountability

Allan A. Ryan. Lawrence: University...

U.S. Navy - A Sea Change Is Needed

During the second half of the 20th century and into the 21st century the United...

Oceans - IOOS Is Taking the Ocean’s Pulse

How can the national investment in ocean sciences get maximum value in a time of...

World Naval Developments - Man vs. Machine

In May the Navy’s X-47B unmanned aircraft made a successful catapult...

Combat Fleets

In May the Dutch Defense Ministry finalized plans and signed a contract to upgrade all four of the Royal Netherlands Navy’s Walrus-...

Lest We Forget - ‘Turbulent Turtle’

It is in the natural order of things that we commemorate the combat sacrifices...

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