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From Guns to Butter

From Guns to Butter

By Bernard Udis

Ballinger, 1978, 376 pp.

An ambitious if somewhat rambling study which deals with many questions: military procurement systems; the relationship between government and the private sector in high-technology industries; international collaboration in technology transfer; and problems of diversification, adjustment, and transferability of resources within the aerospace, electronic and nuclear industries. Many important issues are usefully raised but the book suffers from lack of a strong focus.