Accession Number : ADA309465

Title :   An Introduction to the Strategic Thinking Process of the Republic of China (Taiwan) Military.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Lu, Sheau-Jung

PDF Url : ADA309465

Report Date : 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : This paper introduces the strategic thinking process of the Republic of China (R.O.C.) military. It elaborates on divisions of strategic levels, and how the thinking process works in R.O.C. (Taiwan) military. The paper will focus on the strategic level of warfare. In addition, it will apply the R.O.C. (Taiwan) thinking process to historical examples of war, in order to exemplify the divergent thinking process of the US and R.O.C. (Taiwan). After comparing and contrasting, it will propose some personal recommendations for enhancing and improving the thinking process.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY DOCTRINE, *STRATEGIC WARFARE, *MILITARY PSYCHOLOGY, *TAIWAN, UNITED STATES, COMPARISON, PERCEPTION(PSYCHOLOGY), CHINA.

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE