Foreword: Military doctrine and the management of uncertainty

@article{Posen2016ForewordMD,
  title={Foreword: Military doctrine and the management of uncertainty},
  author={Barry r. Posen},
  journal={Journal of Strategic Studies},
  year={2016},
  volume={39},
  pages={159 - 173}
}
  • Barry r. Posen
  • Published 2016
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Strategic Studies
ABSTRACT Organization theorists have long argued that the management of uncertainty is a major motive of organizational behavior. Military organizations must deal with very high levels of uncertainty. Some uncertainty comes from the international political environment that gives the Military organizations life; some arises from the possibility of direct intervention by formal authorities upon whom the organization depends for critical resources; some emerges from the mixed motives of… Expand
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