Discipline and Standards

Discipline and Standards

  • Submitted By: nissmk
  • Date Submitted: 11/24/2008 4:42 AM
  • Category: Miscellaneous
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discipline and standards in the military are very important. and there are many deffinitions to both of these words. ie:

1. training to act in accordance with rules; drill: military discipline.
2. activity, exercise, or a regimen that develops or improves a skill; training: A daily stint at the typewriter is excellent discipline for a writer.
3. punishment inflicted by way of correction and training.
4. the rigor or training effect of experience, adversity, etc.: the harsh discipline of poverty.
5. behavior in accord with rules of conduct; behavior and order maintained by training and control: good discipline in an army.
6. a set or system of rules and regulations.
7. Ecclesiastical. the system of government regulating the practice of a church as distinguished from its doctrine.
8. a branch of instruction or learning: the disciplines of history and economics. 159

1. something considered by an authority or by general consent as a basis of comparison; an approved model.
2. an object that is regarded as the usual or most common size or form of its kind: We stock the deluxe models as well as the standards.
3. a rule or principle that is used as a basis for judgment: They tried to establish standards for a new philosophical approach.
4. an average or normal requirement, quality, quantity, level, grade, etc.: His work this week hasn't been up to his usual standard.
5. standards, those morals, ethics, habits, etc., established by authority, custom, or an individual as acceptable: He tried to live up to his father's standards. 112

with out standards and discipline our chain of command would be worth nothing. communications would fail and battles would be lost. the discipline to communicate efficiently is key when it comes to giving orders on and off the battle field. Communication among individuals, teams, units, and organizations is essential to efficient and effective mission accomplishment....

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