Joint Doctrine Publication (JDP) 04 introduces the reader to conceptual frameworks for thinking, problem solving and building teams. It introduces tools and frameworks for practical application.
It’s formed into 2 chapters and begins by discussing:
the basics of understanding
how to approach understanding in the operating environment
the factors bearing on developing understanding
what enables understanding
The second chapter introduces a theoretical concept for thinking, then develops ideas about the factors related to problem solving and how and why we think the way we do. It also discusses building effective teams and concludes with advice for commanders.