Jeffrey S. Johnson, Col USAF ret. Since 9/11 intelligence analysis and its shortcomings have been widely discussed. Military Services increased training in critical thinking and structured analytic techniques. The Army and Air Force created Advanced Analysis courses and OUSD(I) created the Information Environment Advanced Analysis course.
Thomas A. Drohan, Ph.D., Brig Gen USAF ret. Information-Related Capabilities abound in doctrine-approved professional communities of practice. Unfortunately, doctrine always lags reality.
Ron Machoian, Ph.D., Col USAF ret. Note #8, “Mirror Imaging Iran and the World,” (3 July 2019) brings the sub-field of strategic culture to the forefront of today’s anxious discussion of how best to coerce the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI) into cooperation with international norms of state behavior.
Thomas A. Drohan, Ph.D., Brig Gen USAF ret. We tend to mirror image our competitors by using clock-world analogies that apply less and less to today’s cloud-world.