The Army in the Marketplace: Recruiting an All-Volunteer Force, by Beth Bailey

Further Reading

The Vietnam War and the End of the Draft

Christian G. Appy, Working-Class War: American Combat Soldiers and Vietnam (Chapel Hill, 1993).

Michael S. Foley, Confronting the War Machine: Draft Resistance during the Vietnam War (Chapel Hill, 2003).

Melvin Small, The Presidency of Richard Nixon (Lawrence, 1999).


Creating the All-Volunteer Force

Robert K. Griffith, The U.S. Army’s Transition to the All-Volunteer Force, 1968–1974 (Washington, 1997).

Bernard Rostker, I Want You!: The Evolution of the All-Volunteer Force (Santa Monica, 2006).


The Draft, Military Service and Citizenship

Martin Anderson, ed., Registration and the Draft: Proceedings of the Hoover-Rochester Conference on the All-Volunteer Force (Stanford, 1982).

George Q. Flynn, The Draft, 1940–1973 (Lawrence, 1993).

Linda K.Kerber, No Constitutional Right to Be Ladies: Women and the Obligations of Citizenship (New York, 1998).

Adrian Lewis, The American Culture of War: The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Iraqi Freedom (New York, 2007).

Michael S. Neiberg, Making Citizen Soldiers: rotc and the Ideology of American Military Service (Cambridge, 2000).

David R. Segal, Recruiting for Uncle Sam: Citizenship and Military Manpower Policy (Lawrence, 1989).