• Contemporary Military Culture and Strategic Studies: US and UK Armed Forces in the 21st Century book cover

    Contemporary Military Culture and Strategic Studies

    US and UK Armed Forces in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Alastair Finlan

    This book explores and compares the contemporary military cultures of the United States and the United Kingdom. The last decade has witnessed astonishing global events, from 9/11 and military operations in Afghanistan in the same year, to the military intervention in Libya in 2011. Western military…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
    Cass Military Studies

  • The Case Against Military Intervention: Why We Do It and Why It Fails book cover

    The Case Against Military Intervention

    Why We Do It and Why It Fails, 1st Edition

    By Donald M. Snow

    Since World War II, military intervention in developing world internal conflicts (DWIC) has become the primary form of U.S. military activity, and these interventions have proven unsuccessful in places like Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. This book argues such failure was entirely predictable, even…

    Paperback – 2015-07-20

  • The Routledge Handbook of Civil-Military Relations book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Civil-Military Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas C. Bruneau, Florina Cristiana Matei

    This new Handbook offers a wide-ranging, internationally focused overview of the field of civil–military relations. The armed forces are central actors in most societies and are involved in many different roles. Amongst other activities, they engage in peace operations, support the police in…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09

  • War and the Body: Militarisation, Practice and Experience book cover

    War and the Body

    Militarisation, Practice and Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin McSorley

    This edited volume places the body at the centre of critical thinking about war and its consequences. War is fundamentally embodied. The reality of war is not just politics by any other means but politics incarnate, politics written on and experienced through the thinking, feeling bodies of men and…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    War, Politics and Experience

  • The US, NATO and Military Burden-Sharing book cover

    The US, NATO and Military Burden-Sharing

    1st Edition

    By Stephen J. Cimbala, Peter Forster

    This study establishes that the political, economic and military-technological changes that transform the international system also alter the way in which a state views its and others' responsibilities and burdens for responding to international crises. It assesses the distribution of the costs of…

    Paperback – 2015-05-08
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • US Foreign Policy and the Rogue State Doctrine book cover

    US Foreign Policy and the Rogue State Doctrine

    1st Edition

    By Alex Miles

    Concerns over Iran’s nuclear programme, North Korea’s nuclear brinkmanship and, in the past, Iraq’s apparent pursuit of WMD have captured the world’s attention, and dominated the agenda of the American foreign policy establishment. But, what led policymakers and the US military to emphasise the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Ethics and the Laws of War: The Moral Justification of Legal Norms book cover

    Ethics and the Laws of War

    The Moral Justification of Legal Norms, 1st Edition

    By Antony Lamb

    This book is an examination of the permissions, prohibitions and obligations found in just war theory, and the moral grounds for laws concerning war. Pronouncing an action or course of actions to be prohibited, permitted or obligatory by just war theory does not thereby establish the moral grounds…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Combat Stress Injury: Theory, Research, and Management book cover

    Combat Stress Injury

    Theory, Research, and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by William Nash

    Combat Stress Injury represents a definitive collection of the most current theory, research, and practice in the area of combat and operational stress management, edited by two experts in the field. In this book, Charles Figley and Bill Nash have assembled a wide-ranging group of authors (military…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Psychosocial Stress Series

  • Families Under Fire: Systemic Therapy With Military Families book cover

    Families Under Fire

    Systemic Therapy With Military Families, 1st Edition

    Edited by R. Blaine Everson, Charles R. Figley

    As provider networks on military bases are overwhelmed with new cases, civilian clinicians are increasingly likely to treat military families. However, these clinicians do not receive the same military mental-healthcare training as providers on military installations, adding strain to clinicians’…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23

  • The A - Z of Nuclear Jargon (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The A - Z of Nuclear Jargon (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    First published in 1986, the purpose of this dictionary is to clarify the technology behind nuclear jargon. The entries deal with all areas of nuclear warfare: its strategies and tactics, personnel and weapons systems, arms control and disarmament talks. The terminology of the nuclear age expands…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge Revivals

  • Citizens, Soldiers and National Armies: Military Service in France and Germany, 1789–1830 book cover

    Citizens, Soldiers and National Armies

    Military Service in France and Germany, 1789–1830, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Hippler

    This book examines the creation of ‘national armies’ through compulsory military service in France and Prussia during the French Revolution and the Prussian Reform Period. The French Revolution tried to establish military and political structures in which the armed forces and society would merge.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10

  • Nineteenth-Century Worlds: Global formations past and present book cover

    Nineteenth-Century Worlds

    Global formations past and present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Hanley, Greg Kucich

    This volume assembles a wide range of studies that together provide—through their interdisciplinary range, international scope, and historical emphases—an original scholarly exploration of one of the most important topics in recent nineteenth-century studies: the emergence in the nineteenth century…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10

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