Jack Faris

jackferisJack Faris served in the U.S. Army from 1969 to 1971 at Ft. Lewis and Ft. Benning.  He completed a Ph.D. In sociology at the University of Chicago.  His  dissertation examined basic combat training in the transition from the draft to the all-volunteer force.  He is the author of a number of articles on military topics including “The Looking-Glass Army:  Patriotism in the Post-Cold War Era,” in Armed Forces and Society.