Adam Taliaferro

Adam Taliaferro is an U.S. Army Major attending the School of Advanced Military Studies at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. He is an Armor officer who served combat tours in Afghanistan and Iraq. He holds a MA in Defense and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College. These views are his own and do not reflect those of the U.S. Army or Department of Defense.

A great source of frustration when reading current US Army doctrine, specifically ADP 3-0 Unified Land Operations, is the lack of a definitive characterization of the theory of war and warfare.