Does Doctrine Drive Technology or Does Technology Drive Doctrine?

Author
Dennis Blasko
Content Type
Policy Brief
Institution
University of California Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation (IGCC)
Abstract
Within China's overall national strategy, priority goes to national economic development. How this fits with the PLA's needs to modernize and China's overall military strategy is driven by the concept of People's War that emphasizes strategy over technology and may hold some surprises for the United States.
Topic
Military Strategy
Political Geography
United States, China, Asia