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Small Wars Journal
How does one define “healthy” civil-military relations? The simplest definition would suggest a nation’s military is subordinate to its ruling body. In other words, the guys with all the guns listens to those without any. So how then would we evaluate this relationship in a country like Venezuela?
Fust, George, "Deriving a Solution to Venezuela: Civil-Military Relations Can Help" (2019). West Point Research Papers. 208.