Plans developed between World War II and the Korean war influenced strategic thinking about war in East Asia for the following quarter century. A consideration of how and why they were developed may be useful to the contemporary strategic planner and other military professionals.
"Strategic Planning and the Policy Process: American Plans for War in East Asia, 1945-1950,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 32
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol32/iss7/3