Accession Number:

ADA184709

Title:

A Foundation for Operational Planning: The Concepts of Center of Gravity, Decisive Point, and the Culminating Point.

Descriptive Note:

Masters thesis,

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS SCHOOL OF ADVANCED MILITARY STUDIES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-04-21

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this monograph is to illuminate linkage at the operational level between a center of gravity, decisive point, and culminating point in order to provide a clear understanding of these theoretical concepts and their use in the design and execution of campaigns and major operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE