Cover: Confessions of a Hybrid Warfare Skeptic

Confessions of a Hybrid Warfare Skeptic

Published in: Small Wars Journal, 2016

Posted on rand.org Mar 10, 2016

by Christopher Paul

The vocabulary of hybrid warfare and hybrid threat has been adopted fairly widely, including formal use in NATO discussions and across the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Special Operations Command. The concept dates back to the mid-2000s.

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