Zachary L. Morris

Captain Zachary L. Morris, U.S. Army, is a student at the Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth Kansas. He holds a B.S. from the United States Military Academy and an M.A. from Georgetown University. The views expressed in his essays are his own and do not reflect those of the U.S. Army or Department of Defense. Find CPT Zach Morris on twitter @Zlm333.

The constraints and weaknesses imposed on China by the conscription policy likely restricts China’s options in the event of a crisis.

Modern British doctrine, while espousing many successful principles, neglects some critical lessons from actual British practice.