Effects-based operations : language , meaning and the effects-based approach

@inproceedings{Lowe1992EffectsbasedO,
  title={Effects-based operations : language , meaning and the effects-based approach},
  author={Donald Lowe and Simon Siu-man Ng},
  year={1992}
}
The effects-based operations (EBO) concept has been proposed as an approach to maximizing efficiency and minimizing wasted effort in the pursuit of goals, military or otherwise. While not a new idea, it is an attempt to institutionalize the heretofore-intuitive approaches that many military commanders have exercised during periods of war. It has also arisen due to the complex nature of modern conflict, where military forces are operating across the spectrum of conflict, dealing with other… CONTINUE READING