Intelligence: a personal, inherent, function of command.
Kuszewski, Michael D.
MetadataShow full item record
This thesis suggests that commanders must accept the responsibility for intelligence as a personal, inherent function of command. Commanders most dissatisfied with intelligence least understand its function, capabilities, and limitations. They lack a thorough understanding of intelligence, thus they fail to directly participate in the process, and their involvement is critical to success. Intelligence doctrine—the foundation of instruction in professional schools—fails to increase understanding and forcefully encourage the commander's participation. This thesis further suggests that doctrine reinforces past and present practices relating to intelligence, causing many commanders to fail to see intelligence as a personal, inherent, function of command.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Command and control in virtual environments: laboratory experimentation to compare virtual with physical Bergin, Richard D.; Adams, Alicemary Aspell; Andraus, Ramez; Hudgens, Bryan J.; Lee, June G. Chinn Yi; Nissen, Mark E. (2010-06);Research in command and control is advancing rapidly through a campaign of laboratory experimentation using the ELICIT (Experimental Laboratory for Investigating Collaboration, Information-sharing and Trust) multiplayer ...
INCREASED EFFECTIVENESS OF THE JOINT FIRE'S KILL CHAIN VIA IMPROVEMENTS IN COMMAND AND CONTROL RESPONSIVENESS FOR BETTER COOPERATIVE ENGAGEMENT CAPABILITY Haycock, Kelly P.; Kerestes, Lance; Menees, Brenda; Rodriguez-Negron, Axel E. (Monterey, CA; Naval Postgraduate School, 2020);The system of interest (SOI) for this research centers on the mission of a friendly Blue Force (BF) controlling the enemy Red Force's (RF) influence on a strategic, bottleneck trade route and the execution of the kill chain ...
Preparing Federal Coordinating Officers (FCOs) to operate in Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) environments Russell, Tony (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2008-12);In this thesis the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Federal Coordinating Officer (FCO) function is examined as it relates to Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) operations. It is suggested ...