Accession Number:

ADA427577

Title:

Clausewitzian Friction and Future War Revised Edition

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL DEFENSE UNIV WASHINGTON DC INST FOR NATIONAL STRATEGIC STUDIES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2004-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

134.0

Abstract:

Contents include the following topics 1 The Once and Future Problem of General Friction 2 Development of the Unified Concept 3 Clarity about War as it Actually is 4 The Matrue Clausewitzian Concept 5 Friction and Desert Storm 6 The Intractability of Strategic Surprise 7 Dispersed Information 8 Evolutionary Biology as an Exemplar 9 Situation Awareness in Air-to-Air Combat 10 Nonlinearity and a Modern Taxonomy 11 Implications for Future War.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE