Military Innovation Studies: Multidisciplinary or Lacking Discipline?1

  title={Military Innovation Studies: Multidisciplinary or Lacking Discipline?1},
  author={Stuart Griffin},
  journal={Journal of Strategic Studies},
  pages={196 - 224}
  • S. Griffin
  • Published 2 January 2017
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Strategic Studies
ABSTRACT This article explores the evolution of the field of military innovation studies, critiquing its theoretical foundations and setting out a number of challenges that must be overcome if the field is to fulfil its potential and enhance its contribution to wider disciplinary debates as well as to the practitioner community. Tensions between the main theoretical approaches to military innovation are examined as are the challenges inherent in its increasingly multidisciplinary character. The… 

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