Frank Hoffman

Frank G. Hoffman is a Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Strategic Research at National Defense University (NDU).     This essay is the author’s own conclusions and does not represent the views of the Department of Defense or the National War College.

SWJ Book Review: David Kilcullen, Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerrilla, New York: Oxford University Press.

Our doctrine overlooks the essence of war as a human enterprise.  This article explores how to rectify this within the context of supporting the evolution of the U.S. military towards...

An edited volume by Williamson Murray and Peter Mansoor.

Frank Hoffman reviews David E. Johnson's Hard Fighting: Israel in Lebanon and Gaza.

Dr. David Ucko, no stranger to this community as author of the highly regarded The New Counterinsurgency Era, has the lead article in the forthcoming issue of the interagency journal PRISM.

Book review of Chad C. Serena’s A Revolution in Military Adaptation: The US Army in the Iraq War.