mirage

The advent of a new way of war : theory and practice of effects based operations.

DSpace/Manakin Repository

 

Search DR-NTU


Advanced Search Subject Search

Browse

My Account

The advent of a new way of war : theory and practice of effects based operations.

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.author Ho, Joshua.
dc.date.accessioned 2009-02-05T09:32:58Z
dc.date.available 2009-02-05T09:32:58Z
dc.date.copyright 2003
dc.date.issued 2009-02-05T09:32:58Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10220/4456
dc.description.abstract The successful conduct of Operation Iraqi Freedom has led to much publicity and claims of the coming of age of a new way of war known as effects based operations(EBO). However, EBO is not a new concept. It has its roots in strategic thinking of ancient thinkers like Sun Tzu and Clausewitz, and more recents thinkers like Liddell Hard and Giulio Douhet. In practice, the principles of EBO have also been crudely applied from the Second World War onwards. Despite its lack of novelty, there has been resurgent emphasis in EBO after Operation Dessert Storm in the post-Cold war era. The main objective of this resurgence was to consider how a future Dessert Storm might be won in less time and with far fewer troops. Susequently, the thinking evolved into knowing how and where to apply precise force to achieve a rapit and decisive victory.
dc.format.extent 33 p.
dc.relation.ispartofseries RSIS Working Papers ; 057/03
dc.rights Nanyang Technological University
dc.subject DRNTU::Social sciences::Military and naval science.
dc.title The advent of a new way of war : theory and practice of effects based operations.
dc.type Working Paper
dc.contributor.school S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Files in this item

Files Size Format View
RSIS-WORKPAPER_61.pdf 496.3Kb PDF View/Open

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Statistics

Total views

All Items Views
The advent of a new way of war : theory and practice of effects based operations. 421

Total downloads

All Bitstreams Views
RSIS-WORKPAPER_61.pdf 490

Top country downloads

Country Code Views
United States of America 175
China 121
Singapore 24
Pakistan 17
France 12

Top city downloads

city Views
Beijing 87
Mountain View 82
Singapore 21
Karachi 15
Jakarta 6

Downloads / month

  2014-02 2014-03 2014-04 total
RSIS-WORKPAPER_61.pdf 0 0 12 12