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Most joint publications are available online:

(S) CJCSI 3121.01A

Standing Rules of Engagement for US Forces (U). 15 January 2000.

CJCSI 3151.01A

Global Command and Control System Common Operational Picture Reporting Requirements. 19 January 2003.

CJCSM 3500.04C

Universal Joint Task List. 01 July 2002.

JP 0-2

Unified Action Armed Forces (UNAAF). 10 July 2001.

JP 1-02

Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. [Online] Available

JP 3-0

Doctrine for Joint Operations. 10 September 2001.

JP 3-07

Joint Doctrine for Military Operations Other Than War. 16 June 1995.

JP 3-08

Interagency Coordination During Joint Operations. 2 volumes. 09 October 1996.

JP 3-09

Doctrine for Joint Fire Support. 12 May 1998.

JP 3-13

Joint Doctrine for Information Operations. 09 October 1998.

JP 3-14

Joint Doctrine for Space Operations. 09 August 2002.

JP 3-16

Joint Doctrine for Multinational Operations. 05 April 2000.

JP 3-33

Joint Force Capabilities. 13 October 1999.

JP 3-55

Doctrine for Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Target Acquisition Support for Joint Operations. 14 April 1993.

JP 3-60

Joint Doctrine for Targeting. 17 January 2002.

JP 5-0

Doctrine for Planning Joint Operations. 13 April 1995.

JP 6-0

Doctrine for Command, Control, Communications, and Computer- (C4) Systems Support to Joint Operations. 30 May 1995.


Most Army doctrinal publications are available online: http:// atdls.htm. Army regulations are produced only in electronic media. Most are available online:

AR 10-5

Organization and Functions, Headquarters, Department of the Army. 30 November 1992.

AR 20-1

Inspector General Activities and Procedures. 29 March 2002.

AR 27-1

Judge Advocate Legal Services. 03 February 1995.

AR 40-66

Medical Record Administration and Health Care Documentation. 10 March 2003.

AR 75-15

Responsibilities and Procedures for Explosive Ordnance Disposal. 01 November 1978.

AR 165-1

Chaplain Activities in the United States Army. 27 February 1998.

AR 600-20

Army Command Policy. 13 May 2002.

DA Memo 10-1

Executive Agent Responsibilities Assigned to the Secretary of the Army. 15 January 1997.

FM 1 (100-1).

The Army. 14 June 2001.

FM 1-02 (101-5-1).

Operational Terms and Graphics. TBP.

When published, FM 1-02 will supersede FM 101-5-1.

FM 3-0

Operations. 14 June 2001.

FM 3-07 (100-20)

Stability Operations and Support Operations. 20 February 2003.

FM 3-07.2

Force Protection. TBP.

FM 3-13 (100-6)

Information Operations.TBP.

FM 3-13, which superses FM 100-6, 27 August 1996, has been approved and will be published in the summer of 2003.

FM 3-31

Joint Force Land Component Commander Handbook (JFLCC). 13 December 2001.

FM 3-52 (100-103)

Army Airspace Command and Control in a Combat Zone. 01 August 2002.

FM 3-90

Tactics. 04 July 2001.

FM 3-100.21

Contractors on the Battlefield. 03 January 2003.

FM 5-0 (101-5)

Army Planning and Orders Production. TBP.

FM 6-0 supersedes chapters 1 through 4 and 6, and appendixes G, and I through L of FM 101-5. When published, FM 5-0 will supersede the rest of FM 101-5.

FM 5-100

Engineer Operations. 27 February 1996.

FM 5-100 will be republished as FM 3-34.250.

FM 5-102

Countermobility. 14 March 1985.

FM 5-102 will be republished as FM 3-34.1.

FM 6-20

Fire Support in the AirLand Battle. 17 May 1988.

FM 6-20 will be republished as FM 3-09.

FM 6-20-10

Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for the Targeting Process. 08 May 1996.

FM 6-20-10 will be republished as FM 3-60.

FM 6-22.5

Combat Stress. 23 June 2000.

FM 7-0 (25-100)

Training the Force. 22 October 2002.

FM 7-15

The Army Universal Task List (AUTL). TBP.

FM 7-15 has been approved and will be published in the summer of 2003.

FM 11-41

Signal Support: Echelons Corps and Below. 18 December 1991.

FM 11-41 will be republished as FM 6-02.42.

FM 12-6

Personnel Doctrine. 09 September 1994.

FM 12-6 will be republished as FM 1-0.

FM 22-100

Army Leadership. 31 August 1999.

FM 22-100 will be republished as FM 6-22.

FM 25-101

Battle Focused Training. 30 September 1990.

FM 25-101 will be republished as FM 7-1.

FM 34-1

Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations. 27 September 1994.

FM 34-1 will be republished as FM 2-0.

FM 34-130

Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield. 08 July 1994.

FM 34-130 will be republished as FM 2-01.3.

FM 71-100

Division Operations. 28 August 1996.

FM 71-100 will be republished as FM 3-91.

FM 100-7

Decisive Force: The Army in Theater Operations. 31 May 1995.

FM 100-7 will be republished as FM 3-93.

FM 100-8

The Army in Multinational Operations. 24 November 1997.

FM 100-8 will be republished as FM 3-16.

FM 100-10

Combat Service Support. 03 October 1995.

FM 100-10 will be republished as FM 4-0

FM 100-11

Force Integration. 15 January 1998.

FM 100-11 will be republished as FM 3-100.11.

FM 100-14

Risk Management. 23 April 1998.

FM 100-14 will be republished as FM 5-19.

FM 100-15

Corps Operations.29 October 1996.

FM 100-15 will be republished as FM 3-92.

FM 100-16

Army Operational Support. 31 May 1995.

FM 3-100.16 will be superseded by portions of FM 3-93 and FM 4-0 when these manuals are republished.

FM 100-18

Space Support to Army Operations. 12 November 1997.

FM 100-18 will be republished as FM 3-14.

FM 100-22

Installation Management. 11 October 1994.

FM 100-22 will be republished as FM 7-22.

FM 101-5

Staff Organization and Operations. 31 May 1997.

FM 6-0 supersedes chapters 1 through 4 and 6, and appendixes G, and I through L of FM 101-5. When published, FM 5-0 will supersede the rest of FM 101-5.

FM 101-5-2

US Army Report and Message Formats. 29 June 1999.

FM 101-5-2 will be republished as FM 6-99.2.


DOD Directives available online:

DODD 3100.10. Space Policy. 09 July 1999.

DODD 5100.1. Functions of the Department of Defense and Its Major Components. 01 August 2002.

"DOD Principles of Information." Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 01 April 1997. [Online] Available

National Military Strategy, 1997. [Online] Available



Directorate of Army Doctrine Publication (Canada), CFP 300(3). Command. 21 July 1997.

FM 100-5, Field Service Regulations, Operations. Washington, DC: GPO, 1941. Reprint, Fort Leavenworth, KS: US Army Command and General Staff College Press, 1992.

Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication 6 (MCDP 6). Command and Control. 04 October 1996.

Naval Doctrine Publication 6 (NDP 6). Naval Command and Control. 19 May 1995.

TRADOC Pamphlet 525-70, Battlefield Visualization Concept. 01 October 1995.

TRADOC Pamphlet 525-200-1, US Army Battle Dynamic Concept: Battle Command. 01 December 1994.

United Kingdom Army Doctrinal Publication 2, Command. London: Chief of General Staff, April 1995.


The United States Code is available online:

Goldwater-Nichols Department of Defense Reorganization Act of 1986 (Title 10 USC, Subtitle A, Part I, Chapter 5). [Online] Available

Insurrection Act (Title 10 USC, Chapter 15).

National Security Act of 1947 (61 Stat. 495, Chapter 343; see Title 50 USC, section 401, Short Title note).

Posse Comitatus Act (Title 18 USC, section 1385).

Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (Title 42 USC, sections 5142-5203).

Title 10 USC, Annex B, section 3013 (Responsibilities of the Secretary of the Army).


Alberts, Dr. David S., and Dr. Richard Hayes. Command Arrangements for Peace Operations. Washington, DC: National Defense University Press: GPO, 1995.

Allard, Kenneth. Command, Control, and the Common Defense. Revised edition. Washington, DC: National Defense University Press, 1996.

Barr, Donald R., and E. Todd Sherrill. "Measuring Information Gain in Tactical Operations." Technical Report. West Point, NY: Operations Research Center, 1996.

Blumenson, Martin, and James L. Stokesbury. Masters of the Art of Command. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975.

Coakley, Thomas P. Command and Control for War and Peace. Washington, DC: National Defense University Press, 1991.

Combat Studies Institute. Studies in Battle Command. Fort Leavenworth, KS: US Army Command and General Staff College, 1995.

Crumley, Lloyd M., and Mitchell B. Sherman. Review of Command and Control Models and Theory. Fort Leavenworth, KS: Army Research Institute Field Unit, 1990.

Druzhinin, V.V., and D.S. Kontorov, Concept, Algorithm, Decision: Decision Making and Automation. Translated by USAF, Soviet Military Thought series. Washington, DC: GPO, 1972.

Eckhardt, Major General George S. Vietnam Studies: Command and Control 1950-1969. Washington, DC: GPO, 1991.

Franks, General Frederick M., Jr., "Battle Command: A Commander's Perspective," Military Review (May-June 1996): pp. 4-25.

Fuller, J.F.C. Generalship: Its Diseases and Their Cure: A Study of the Personal Factor in Command. Harrisburg, Pa: Military Service Publishing, 1936; reprint Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. US Army Command and General Staff College: GPO, 1987.

Griffin, Gary B. "The Directed Telescope: A Traditional Element of Effective Command." Fort Leavenworth, KS: US Army Command and General Staff College, Combat Studies Institute, 1991.

Harding, E.F. ed., Infantry in Battle. 2d ed. Richmond, VA: Garrett & Massie, 1939. Reprint, Fort Leavenworth, KS: US Army Command and General Staff College, 1981.

Heinl, Robert D. Dictionary of Military and Naval Quotations. Annapolis: US Naval Institute Press, 1988.

Ivanov, D.A., et al., Fundamentals of Tactical Command and Control: A Soviet View. Translated by USAF, Soviet Military Thought series. Washington, DC: GPO, 1977.

Kahan, James P., D. Robert Worley, and Cathleen Stasz. Understanding Commander's Information Needs. Arroyo Center: RAND, 1995.

Klein, Gary. Sources of Power: How People Make Decisions. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1998.

Leedom, Dr. Dennis K., James Murphy, Bill Killam, and Dr. Leonard Adelman. Final Report: Cognitive Engineering of the Human-Computer Interface for ABCS. Amdover, MA: Dynamics Research Corporation, 1998.

Metz, John M. Humanitarian Assistance Operations: A Command and Control Dilemma. Unpublished MMAS Thesis. Fort Leavenworth, KS: US Army Command and General Staff College, 1995.

Nye, Roger H., The Challenge of Command: Reading for Military Excellence. New York: Avery Penguin Putnam, 1986.

Pigeau, Ross and Carol McCann, eds., The Human in Command: Exploring the Modern Military Experience. New York City: Kluwer Academic Press, 2000.

Sajo, James R. The Command Post: A Comparison of Tactical Commmand Post Doctrine of the US and Soviet Armies. Unpublished Thesis. Monterey, CA: Naval Postgraduate School, 1988.

Samuels, Martin. Command or Control? Command, Training, and Tactics in the British and German Armies, 1888-1918. London: Frank Cass, 1995.

Snyder, Frank M. Command and Control: The Literature and Commentaries. Washington, DC: National Defense University Press, 1993.

Van Creveld, Martin. Command in War. Cambridge, MS: Harvard University Press, 1985.

Ware, Howard L. III. Command Presence: Where Should the Operational Commander be Located on the Modern Battlefield? Unpublished Monograph. Fort Leavenworth, KS: School for Advanced Military Studies, 1989.


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