IO Additional Reading Material


Lesson 1C1: Joint Pub 3-13.2, Military Information Support Operations (Incorporating Change 1) [pdf], 20 December 2011, pp. vii-xxii, I-1 – II-12.

Lesson 1C1: The U.S. Counter-propaganda Failure in Iraq, Andrew Garfield, Middle East Quarterly, Fall 2007, pp. 23-32.

Lesson 1C2:SKIM Joint Pub 3-13-3, Operations Security [pdf], 04 January 2012, pp. II-1 – II-8.

Lesson 1C2: Operationalizing OPSEC [pdf], Marc Romanych, IO Sphere, Summer 2005.

Lesson 1C2: The Abbottabad Documents: Bin Ladin's Security Measures [pdf], Liam Collins, CTC Sentinel, May 2012.

Lesson 1C3:SKIM Joint Pub 3-13.4, Military Deception [pdf], 26 Jaunary 2012, pp. vii-xiii, l-1 - l-11.

Lesson 1C4:SKIM Joint Pub 3-13.1, Electronic Warfare [pdf], 08 February 2012, pp. vii – xiv.

Lesson 1C4: READ: The Art of SEAD: Lessons from Libya [pdf], Maj Jeff Kassebaum, USAF, Journal of Electronic Defense, December 2011.

Lesson 1C5: Top Secret Warfare and the Law, Mark Ambinder, The Atlantic, March 2010.

Lesson 1C5: Stuxnet Malware and Natanz: Update of ISIS December 22, 2010 Report, David Albright, Paul Brannan, and Christina Walrond, Institute for Science and International Security, February 15, 2011.

Lesson 1C6: Defending a New Domain – The Pentagon's Cyberstrategy, Council on Foreign Relations, William J. Lynn III, 2010.

Lesson 1E1: Massing Effects in the Information Domain: A Case Study in Aggressive Information Operations [pdf], LTG Thomas Metz, USA, Military Review, May-June 2006.

Lesson 1E2: Civil Affairs Support to the Surge [pdf], Ross F. Lightsey, Special Warfare, Vol. 21, Issue 2, March-April 2008.

Lesson 1E2: Killings of Afghan Aid Workers Stirs a Debate. Rod Nordland, New York Times, 13 December 2010, p. A1.

Lesson 1F2: Operational Law Handbook [pdf], Derek I. Grimes, John Rawcliffe, Jeannine Smith, pp. 411-424, June, 2006.

Lesson 1F4:SKIM Joint Pub 3-60, Joint Targeting [pdf], 31 January 2013, pp. vii-xvi.

Module 3, Information Operations Planning

Lesson 3B: Centers of Gravity and Critical Vulnerabilities [pdf], Dr. Joe Strange, Marine Corps University, 1995, pp. viii-xvi, 1-4, 43-90.

Lesson 3F: Chapter 1: Information Operations, Topic D: Measures of Effectiveness [pdf], Center for Army Lessons Learned Newsletter 04-13, Operation Iraqi Freedom, CAAT II Initial Impressions Report.

Lesson 3F: Measures of Effectiveness in the Information Environment [pdf], David C. Grohoski, Steven M. Seybert, Marc J. Romanych, Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin, July-September 2003.

Lesson 3L: Congressional Committees Raise Concerns Over Pentagon's Strategic Communications, Walter Pincus, The Washington Post, July 28, 2009.

Module 4, Operational-Level Interagency Best Practices

Lesson 4A: Operation Unified Response – Haiti Earthquake 2010 [pdf], Asst. Professor David R. DiOrio – Joint Forces Staff College, Version 1, November 2010.

Last Updated: 25 September 2014