Joint Doctrine
"Fundamental principles that guide the employment of US military forces in coordinated action toward a common objective. Joint doctrine contained in joint publications also includes terms, tactics, techniques, and procedures. It is authoritative but requires judgment in application."

- From the definition for joint doctrine as approved in Joint Publication 1-02, "DOD Dictionary for Military and Associated Terms."
Recent Doctrine Updates
Joint Doctrine Information
Joint Doctrine Hierarchy Chart, January 2016

Joint Doctrine Reference Publications
JP 1-02, Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms,
08 November 2010, as amended through 15 January 2016


Joint Doctrine Approved Publications
JP 4-03, Joint Bulk Petroleum and Water Doctrine, 11 January 2016
JP 3-34, Joint Engineer Operations, 06 January 2016
JP 1-06, Financial Management Support to Joint Operations, 11 January 2016
JP 3-13.3, Operations Security, 06 January 2016 - Available on JEL+
JP 4-01.2, Sealift Support to Joint Operations, 29 December 2015 - Available on JEL+
JP 3-68, Noncombatant Evacuation Operations, 18 November 2015
JP 3-61, Public Affairs, 17 November 2015
JP 4-01.5, Joint Terminal Operations, 02 November 2015 - Available on JEL+
JP 3-50, Personnel Recovery, 02 October 2015 - Available on JEL+
JP 3-05.1, Unconventional Warfare, 15 September - Available on JEL+
JP 6-0, Joint Communications System, 10 June 2015