Volume 5, Issue 2

What’s in a Name? Clausewitz’s Search to Define “Strategy”

Donald Stoker
U.S. Naval War College

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About The Author

Dr. Donald Stoker is Professor of Strategy and Policy for the U.S. Naval War College’s Monterey Program at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. The author or editor of seven books, his most recent work, Carl von Clausewitz: His Life and Work (Oxford University Press, 2014), was recently placed on the British Army professional reading list. His The Grand Design: Strategy and the U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865 (Oxford University Press, 2010), won the prestigious Fletcher Pratt award for best non-fiction Civil War book of 2010, and was a Main Selection of the History Book Club. He is currently writing a book on limited war and co-editing volumes on naval, air force, and police advising.

To Cite This Article

Stoker, Donald, “What’s in a Name? Clausewitz’s Search to Define ‘Strategy’”, Infinity Journal, Volume 5, Issue 2, spring 2016, pages 11-15.