Accession Number:

ADA469187

Title:

Doctrine for the Armed Forces of the United States

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-05-14

Pagination or Media Count:

156.0

Abstract:

This publication is the capstone joint doctrine publication. It provides doctrine for unified action by the Armed Forces of the United States. As such, it specifies the authorized command relationships and authority that military commanders can use, provides guidance for the exercise of that military authority, provides fundamental principles and guidance for command and control, prescribes guidance for organizing joint forces, and describes policy for selected joint activities. It also provides the doctrinal basis for interagency coordination and for US military involvement in multiagency and multinational operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE