Honor Bright: History and Origins of the West Point Honor Code and System / Edition 1

Honor Bright: History and Origins of the West Point Honor Code and System / Edition 1

by Lewis Sorley
     
 

Producing leaders of character for the Army has been West Point’s mission since its foundation in 1802. Central to West Point’s success in developing leaders of character is the Cadet Honor Code and System. Developed and refined over two centuries, the honor code is a foundation for a lifelong commitment to doing what’s right. ‘Honor Bright&

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Overview

Producing leaders of character for the Army has been West Point’s mission since its foundation in 1802. Central to West Point’s success in developing leaders of character is the Cadet Honor Code and System. Developed and refined over two centuries, the honor code is a foundation for a lifelong commitment to doing what’s right. ‘Honor Bright’ chronicles that journey through time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073537788
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
08/05/2008
Pages:
180
Sales rank:
1,313,749
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents


Foreword   General Frederick M. Franks, Jr.     ix
Prologue: The Profession of Arms     1
Early Days     7
Vigilance     25
Evolution     39
Cohesion and Separation     59
Turbulence     93
Crisis and Response     107
Adaptation     121
Modern Times     137
Epilogue     155
Acknowledgments     165
A Note on Sources     169
Selected Bibliography     171
Index     177

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