Dr Aaron P. Jackson

Dr Aaron P. Jackson is a Doctrine Desk Officer at the Australian Defence Force Joint Doctrine Centre. In addition to this civilian appointment he is also an active member of the Australian Army Reserve who has operational service in Timor Leste. He has authored several academic papers on a variety of topics related to strategy, warfare and military affairs, including The Roots of Military Doctrine: Change and Continuity in Understanding the Practice of Warfare (Fort Leavenworth: US Army Combat Studies Institute Press, 2013).

Have you ever read a military concept or doctrine publication, or an academic or professional paper about warfare or military operations, and wondered how it came to include such an ill-conceived...