• The Manpower Problem in Kuwait book cover

    The Manpower Problem in Kuwait

    1st Edition

    By Shamlan Y. Alessa

    The period since the Second World War saw a spectacular transformation of the Kuwaiti economy, making it one of the world’s major oil states with one of the highest per capita incomes. This rapid transformation, however, has brought with it attendant problems. This book, first published in 1981,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Kuwait

  • Modern Jordan book cover

    Modern Jordan

    1st Edition

    By Judge Gerald Sparrow

    This book, first published in 1961, covers the whole range of the Hashemite kingdom, its king, its government, the people, the land, industry, the armed forces and the rich history of the country. The aim of this book is to present a living picture of a live and virile people linked by language,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • On Both Banks of the Jordan: A Political Biography of Wasfi al-Tall book cover

    On Both Banks of the Jordan

    A Political Biography of Wasfi al-Tall, 1st Edition

    By Asher Susser

    To a large extent the history of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has been shaped by the interaction between Jordan and Palestine and between Jordanians and Palestinians. This book, first published in 1994, discusses this relationship during one of its most critical phases, through the prism of the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957 book cover

    The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957

    1st Edition

    By Avi Plascov

    There is perhaps no aspect of the Arab-Israeli conflict that is more complex and more emotionally charged than the problem of the Palestinian refugees. The atmosphere surrounding the discussion has led to confusion, so that the facts have become unclear and the problems more difficult to treat.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • Politics and the Military in Jordan: A Study of the Arab Legion, 1921-1957 book cover

    Politics and the Military in Jordan

    A Study of the Arab Legion, 1921-1957, 1st Edition

    By P.J. Vatikiotis

    Amidst the turmoil in the Middle East, Jordan has presented a striking example of relative stability, and in this study, first published in 1967, Professor Vatikiotis sets out to show just how far Jordan’s stability depends on its army. The Jordan Arab Army, for long better known as the Arab Legion…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • Making Mogadishu Safe: Localisation, Policing and Sustainable Security book cover

    Making Mogadishu Safe

    Localisation, Policing and Sustainable Security, 1st Edition

    By Alice Hills

    This Whitehall Paper explores the ways in which Mogadishu’s inhabitants try to stay out of harm’s way, from security officials in the presidential compound of Villa Somalia to the city’s powerful district commissioners, from patrolling policemen to the women road-sweepers in the rubbish-filled…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge
    Whitehall Papers

  • Strategic Hedging in the Arab Peninsula: The Politics of the Gulf-Asian Rapprochement book cover

    Strategic Hedging in the Arab Peninsula

    The Politics of the Gulf-Asian Rapprochement, 1st Edition

    By Jean-Loup Samaan

    Strategic Hedging in the Arab Peninsula: The Politics of the Gulf-Asian Rapprochement offers a new perspective on the geopolitics of Gulf-Asian relations. Jean-Loup Samaan explores the dynamics underpinning the evolution of strategic partnerships between the Gulf States and Asian partners. He looks…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Whitehall Papers

  • Just American Wars: Ethical Dilemmas in U.S. Military History book cover

    Just American Wars

    Ethical Dilemmas in U.S. Military History, 1st Edition

    By Eric Patterson

    This book examines the moral choices faced by U.S. political and military leaders in deciding when and how to employ force, from the American Revolution to the present day. Specifically, the book looks at discrete ethical dilemmas in various American conflicts from a just war perspective. For…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • Collective Memories in War book cover

    Collective Memories in War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Rozhdestvenskaya, Victoria Semenova, Irina Tartakovskaya, Krzysztof Kosela

    This edited collection offers an empirical exploration of social memory in the context of politics, war, identity and culture. With a substantive focus on Eastern Europe, it employs the methodologies of visual studies, content and discourse analysis, in-depth interviews and surveys to substantiate…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

  • Security in Northern Europe: Deterrence, Defence and Dialogue book cover

    Security in Northern Europe

    Deterrence, Defence and Dialogue, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Andreas Olsen

    NATO’s Northern members are increasingly concerned about Russia’s military activities. This Whitehall Paper contains perspectives from prominent authors across the region, showing how member states are responding, individually and collectively, to Moscow’s resurgence. Overall, it identifies the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07
    Routledge
    Whitehall Papers

  • European Military Culture and Security Governance: Soldiers, Scholars and National Defence Universities book cover

    European Military Culture and Security Governance

    Soldiers, Scholars and National Defence Universities, 1st Edition

    By Tamir Libel

    This book offers the first systematic, comparative analysis of military education and training in Europe within the context of the post-Cold War security environment. Based on an analysis of military education institutions in the UK, Germany, Finland, Romania and the Baltic States, this book…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Geopolitics, Geography and Strategic History book cover

    Geopolitics, Geography and Strategic History

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Sloan

    This volume examines geopolitics by looking at the interaction between geography, strategy and history. This book addresses three interrelated questions: why does the geographical scope of political objectives and subsequent strategy of states change? How do these changes occur? Over what period of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Geopolitical Theory

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