The Expanded Scope of Conflict Today August 31, 2014Posted by tkcollier in Economy & Business, Enviroment, Geopolitics.
Tags: Conflict, Geopolitics
Wars are traditionally fought over territory. But the definition of territory has evolved to incorporate five domains: land, air, sea, space, and, most recently, cyberspace. These dimensions of “CLASS war” define the threats facing the world today. The specific triggers, objectives, and battle lines of such conflicts are likely to be determined, to varying degrees, by five factors: creed, clan, culture, climate, and currency. Indeed, these factors are already fueling conflicts around the world.