Effects-Based Operations: The End of Dominant Maneuver?

  title={Effects-Based Operations: The End of Dominant Maneuver?},
  author={Gary H. Cheek},
Abstract : This Strategic Research Paper investigates the theoretical and historical foundations of emerging effects-based operations concepts. Its goal is to determine the validity of such operations and the consequent implications for dominant ground maneuver. Many of the recent versions of effects-based operations argue that advances in stealth, precision engagement, and sensor technology have enabled strategic bombing to produce strategic decisions without dominant ground maneuver. The… Expand
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