"This collection of essays written by students enrolled in the U.S. Army War College Advanced Strategic Art Program (ASAP) reflects the development of their strategic thought applied to a wide range of contemporary issues. The ASAP is a unique program that offers selected students a rigorous course of instruction in theater strategy. Solidly based in theory, doctrine, and history, the program provides these students a wide range of experts both in and out of the military, staff rides, and exercises to develop them as superb theater strategists." Issues discussed include: 21st century military education, contemporary counterinsurgency operations, operation Iraqi Freedom, NATO, Texas Army National Guard, Al-Qa'ida, etc.
Strategic Studies Institute of the U.S. Army War College: http://www.strategicstudiesinstitute.army.mil/