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The Problem of Strategy

This video titled 'How is War Directed? The Problem of Strategy' is presented by Professor Hew Strachan. During the lecture he suggests the idea that some of the most famous strategists developed...

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Strategy

Compare the Philosophies of Clausewitz and Jomini

This lesson plan comes courtesy of Matthew Brumley. It aims to guide your participants through a basic analysis of the key similarities and differences between two key military theorists - Carl von...

By Matt Brumley

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The Little Book on Big Strategy

  'Strategic Theory for the 21st Century: The Little Book on Big Strategy' is an excellent resource written by Harry Yarger and published by the U.S.War College. As this is an 83 page document, the...

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Strategy

Introductory Resource for Studying Military Strategy

An excellent resource to consider if you have never been a scholar of strategy in the past, is: 'Military Strategy: A Very Short Introduction'  by Antulio Echevarria.  It is part of the very...

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Strategy

Strategy and Grand Strategy

In this monograph 'Strategy and Grand Strategy: What Students and Practitioners Need to Know', via the U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute, Dr. Tami Davis Biddle examines why it is so...

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Strategy

Blogs of War Podcast Series

The Blogs of War podcast series features a diverse range of guests including military professionals, journalists, diplomats, hackers, historians, spies and technology specialists. A must for any PME...

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War

Fallen of WWII by Neil Halloran

This video discusses both military and civilian fatalities and uses excellent imagery and graphics to illustrate the most significant war of our time. It also provides us with a valuable history...

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Studying War and Warfare

This article by Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster via Modern War Institute focuses on the study of war and warfare. McMaster is a strong advocate for professional military education and the study of...

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War

Review of Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War

This article on Thucydides by Julia Kindt via The Conversation allows you to ‘dip your toe in the water’ and gain a baseline understanding before venturing into the heavier text and getting lost. The...

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What is War Today? What Do We Mean By War?

This video is a symposium that was presented at the University of Cambridge in 2016 by Professor Sir Hew Strachan and General Sir Nick Houghton. Professor Strachan proposes 8 propositions/paradoxes...

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