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Defense as Inevitable Planning

by E. J. Coil - 1941

PLANNING AS A TECHNIQUE IS independent of any particular form of government. The definition of objectives, the research into pertinent conditions, the coordination of available means, the education of those whose cooperation is required, all are implied in scientific planning. These steps are neither good nor bad in themselves; rather they are good or bad according to the motives that rule and the ends sought. Planning, in this sense, is today a great aid to the anti-democratic forces; it can be a great aid to democracy, if democracy will use it.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 7 Number 60, 1941, p. 179-181
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 14186, Date Accessed: 8/4/2020 4:30:46 PM

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