Paradoxes of the Gray Zone
13 Pages Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Date Written: January 2016
The concept of "gray zone" conflict has generated significant attention and controversy recently, within both the U.S. government and the broader strategic studies community. This essay surfaces 8 key paradoxes, nuances, and contradictions of the gray zone, to shed light on a concept that is both deeply controversial, and deeply important to debates about the future of warfare and U.S. policy.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Brands, Hal, Paradoxes of the Gray Zone (January 2016). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2737593 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2737593
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