Too many naval officers mistrust, neglect, or even ignore the importance of naval theory, instead placing too much reliance on advanced technologies. Yet without full understanding of naval theory, it is very difficult to have the broad outlook necessary to develop naval doctrine, train one’s naval forces, and employ those forces successfully in a war.
"On Naval Theory,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 76:
3, Article 6.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol76/iss3/6