Lessons of history for the future of war

In The News Piece in Foreign Policy
Feb. 26, 2015

A good strategy seems to be about adaptation and flexibility,” said Sir Lawrence Freedman at the beginning of a surprisingly lively panel at the New America/ASU conference on the future of war. He also advised against thinking about strategy as a form of planning. A proven way to accumulate power is through alliances and coalitions, he added.