TITLE

BREAKING TACTICAL FIXATION: The Division's Role

AUTHOR(S)
Batschelet, Alan; Runey, Mike; Meyer, Jr., Gregory
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Military Review;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 89 Issue 6, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the focus of United States Army doctrine in the early 21st century on tactical units and operations, and the need to devote more attention to the division level. The army's focus on modularized units such as brigade combat teams designed to perform counterinsurgency operations in places like Iraq and Afghanistan is discussed, as is the continuing importance of strategic considerations handled by divisional headquarters.
ACCESSION #
48955046

 

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