HODGSON, A. and SIEMIENIUCH, C.E., 2009. The evaluation of cultural factors and their potential effects on military operations. Proceedings of Fourth SEAS DTC Technical Conference, 7 & 8 July, Edinburgh, Paper SER006.
This paper provides the background rationale for and description of a prototype culture tool,
the Soft Factors Modelling Tool (SFMT), which is one of the outputs of a DTC-funded
research project. Following an introduction, the paper considers several issues associated
with autonomy and culture. A description of the researchers’ Soft Factors Modelling Tool’
and its application is provided.
This is a conference paper. It can also be found at: http://www.seasdtc.com/events/2009_conference/systems_engineering.htm