Drawing on Samuel P. Huntington’s three phases of self-regulation used to determine if an occupation qualifies as a profession, this article focuses on the third phase of policing and removing those who fail to uphold the standards set forth in the first two phases. It reviews how the US Army implemented this phase following the Civil War through the post–Vietnam War years and the implications for the officer corps.
Brian M. Linn, "Samuel Huntington, Professionalism, and Self-Policing in the US Army Officer Corps," Parameters 51, no. 3 (2021), https://press.armywarcollege.edu/parameters/vol51/iss3/9
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