Ben Zweibelson

Major Ben Zweibelson is a frequent contributor to Small Wars Journal concerning design thinking and strategy, and he has nearly 20 years of military service. Ben recently co-authored a chapter on design thinking with LTC Grant Martin in Dr. Christopher Paparone's recent design book, "The Sociology of Military Design: Prospects for Postinstitutional Military Design" by Continuum Publications. Ben is a graduate of the U.S. Army's School for Advanced Military Studies.

Defining differences between design theory and design planning

How does your organization think, and how does it not think?

Cartel Next: How Army Design Methodology Offers Holistic and Dissimilar Approaches to the Mexican Drug Problem by Ben Zweibelson Download the Full Article: Cartel Next This paper is a theoretical...

To Design or Not to Design: In Conclusion by Ben Zweibelson Download the Full Article: To Design or Not to Design: In Conclusion Is Design a necessary methodology for the U.S. Army? By codifying...

To Design or Not to Design (Part Five): Doctrine and Design: How Analogies and Design Theory Resist the Military Ritual of Codification by Ben Zweibelson Download The Full Article: To Design or Not...

To Design or Not to Design (Part Four): Taking Lines out of Non-Linear; How Design Must Escape 'Tacticization' Bias of Military Culture by Ben Zweibelson Download The Full Article: To...