In any conflict, there is a struggle of wills that is resolved through strategy-which, by definition, is the art and science of developing and using the political and economical power of a nation, together with its military force, to secure national objectives.
Delamer, Guillermo R.
"The Strategic Keyboard: A Model to Relate the Principles of War,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 44
, Article 9.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol44/iss4/9