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Interventions and Operational Art

Format: Papers, RSD12, RSD12 Papers Pre-release

Thomas Slensvik
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– Miltary forces can in a theoretical re-write be considered parctice based agents doing systemic changes. Therefore some of the practices originating from military thinking and praxeology can be useful when discussing other fields and interventons in larger complex systems. Within military planning, what is labeled operational art is an intrinsic part. Central concepts within operational art is Friction, Synchronisation and Culmination.
In this presentation I would like to explore how or if these concepts can be used to further develop other theoretical fields, specifically Systems Oriented Design, as an alternative or support to how interventions in larger complex system can be carried out.
Keywords: Interventions
leverage points




Citation Data

Author(s): Thomas Slensvik
Year: 2023
Title: Interventions and Operational Art
Published in: Proceedings of Relating Systems Thinking and Design
Volume: RSD12
Article No.: pre-release
Host: Georgetown University
Location: Washington DC, USA
Symposium Dates: October 6–20, 2023
First published: 30 September 2023
Last update: no update
Publisher Identification: ISSN 2371-8404

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