The Political Role of the Military: An International Handbook

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17.
Cf. Jerzy J. Wiatr, "Spor nie tylko o wojsko", Nowa Europa, 28 May 1992.
18.
Wiatr, Soldier and the Nation, pp. 131-42 and 186-87.
19.
CBOS mimeographed research reports: "Instytucje spoleczne i politycznc--zmiany w spolecznym odbiorze" ( June 1992); "Instytucje publiczne" ( September 1993).
20.
Andrzej Gestern, "Krzywa falujaca", Rzeczpospolita, 7-8 November 1992.

Important personalities
Wojciech Jaruzelski, General Minister of National Defense ( 1968-83), Prime Minister ( 1981-85), Chairman of State Council ( 1985-89), President ( 1989-90).
Czeslaw Kiszczak, General, Minister of Internal Affairs ( 1981-90) Janusz Onyszkiewicz, Deputy Minister of National Defense ( 1990-91), Minister of National Defense since July 1992.
Jan Parys, first civilian of Poland, Head of State and Commander-in-Chief ( 1918-21), leader of the coup d'etat in 1926, the dominant person in the military regime 1926- 35 (several times Prime Minister, Minister of War, and General Inspector of the Armed Forces).
Edward Rydz-Smigly, Marshal of Poland, Pilsudski's successor as General Inspector of the Armed Forces ( 1935-39), Commander-in-Chief during the campaign of 1939.
Wladyslaw Sikorski, General, Prime Minister ( 1922-23), Minister of War ( 1924-25), removed from command positions after the 1926 coup, Prime Minister and Commander-in-Chief in the Polish government-in-exile ( 1939-43).
Florian Siwicki, General, Minister of National Defense ( 1983-90).
Marian Spychalski, Marshal of Poland, Minister of National Defense ( 1956-68).
Lech Walesa, Chairman of Solidarity ( 1980-90), President of Poland ( 1990-95).
Tadeusz Wilecki, General, Chief of General Staff (since 1992).

REFERENCES

Korbonski Andrzej. "Civil-Military Relations in Poland between the Wars, 1918-39". Armed Forces and Society 14, no. 2 ( 1988): 169-89.

-----. "The Dilemmas of Civil-Military Relations in Contemporary Poland, 1945- 1981". Armed Forces and Society 8, no. 1 ( 1981): 3-20.

Sanford George. Military Rule in Poland: The Rebuilding of Communist Power in 1981- 1983. London and Sydney: Croom Helms, 1986.

Walicki Andrzej. "The Paradoxes of Jaruzelski's Poland". Archive EuropI+00E9ne de Sociologie 26 ( 1985): 167-90.

Wiatr Jerzy J. "The Military Regime in Poland, 1926-1939, in a Comparative Perspective". In Morris Janowitz and Jacques van Doom, eds., On Military Intervention, 61-91. Rotterdam: Rotterdam University Press, 1971.

-----. The Soldier and the Nation: The Role of the Military in Polish Politics, 1918- 1985. Boulder and London: Westview Press, 1988.

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  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Preface ix
  • Introduction xi
  • Argentina 1
  • Notes 16
  • References 17
  • Brazil 19
  • Notes 34
  • References 41
  • Canada 42
  • Notes 53
  • References 54
  • China 55
  • Notes 67
  • References 70
  • Cuba 71
  • Notes 84
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  • Denmark 88
  • Notes 100
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  • Egypt 107
  • Notes 118
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  • France 122
  • References 141
  • Germany 143
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  • Greece 154
  • Notes 167
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  • India 169
  • Notes 186
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  • Indonesia 189
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  • Iran 207
  • Israel 223
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  • Japan 235
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  • Kenya 256
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  • Mexico 271
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  • Netherlands 283
  • Notes 295
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  • Nigeria 299
  • Notes 320
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  • North Korea 323
  • Notes 335
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  • Peru 338
  • Notes 355
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  • Poland 361
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  • Republic of South Africa 374
  • Notes 387
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  • Russia and the Former Soviet Union 391
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  • United Kingdom 404
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  • United States 420
  • Notes 437
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  • Zaire 440
  • Notes 456
  • References 458
  • Index 459
  • CONTRIBUTORS 515
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