By Brice Harris
This ebook analyses the yankee manner of warfare in the context of Clausewitzian conception. In doing so, it attracts conclusions in regards to the origins, viability, and technical feasibility of America’s present strategic approach.
The writer argues that the location during which the USA has chanced on itself in Iraq is the direct results of a culturally predisposed inclination to alternative know-how for process. This behavior manifests so much tremendous within the type of the Network-Centric Warfare/Effects-Based Operations (NCW/EBO) build, which most often has did not convey on its many offers. This ebook argues that the elemental challenge with the NCW/EBO – and with US defence transformation, mostly – is that it centres on know-how on the price of alternative dynamics, particularly the human one. Taking a clean standpoint on US strategic cultural predispositions in an period of power army clash, the writer argues for the need of America’s revising its strategic paradigm in favour of a extra holistic model of approach.
This booklet should be of a lot curiosity to scholars of Clausewitz, Strategic reviews, overseas defense and US international policy.
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