College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha 410073, China
In recent years, a series of manifestations of American political divide have aroused widespread concern in the international community. Tracing the source and analyzing the extent of American political divide are important issues, closely related to the security and stability of the international community. As an important part of American political system, the performance of American civil-military relations shows the state of American political system in a concentrated manner. Based on historical reviews and current comments of American civil-military relations, it can be concluded that although American politics has shown divisions, American political system is relatively stable.
American Politics; Civil-Military relations; Political Divide
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