China Naval Modernization: Implications for U.S. Navy Capabilities-Background and Issues for Congress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title China Naval Modernization: Implications for U.S. Navy Capabilities-Background and Issues for Congress

Creator

  • Author: O'Rourke, Ronald
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Naval Affairs

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2017-08-18

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report provides background information and issues for Congress on China's naval modernization effort and its implications for U.S. Navy capabilities. The question of how the United States should respond to China's military modernization effort, including its naval modernization effort, is a key issue in U.S. defense planning and budgeting. Decisions that Congress reaches on this issue could affect U.S. Navy capabilities and funding requirements and the U.S. defense industrial base.
  • Physical Description: 105 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Defense policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Navies
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy

Coverage

  • Place Name: China

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL33153
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL33153_2017Aug18
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1020816