• The Eurasian Way of War: Military Practice in Seventh-Century China and Byzantium book cover

    The Eurasian Way of War

    Military Practice in Seventh-Century China and Byzantium, 1st Edition

    By David A. Graff

    This book is a comparative study of military practice in Sui-Tang China and the Byzantine Empire between approximately 600 and 700 CE. It covers all aspects of the military art from weapons and battlefield tactics to logistics, campaign organization, military institutions, and the grand strategy of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Asian States and Empires

  • Understanding Military Doctrine: A Multidisciplinary Approach book cover

    Understanding Military Doctrine

    A Multidisciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    By Harald Hoiback

    This book puts military doctrine into a wider perspective, drawing on military history, philosophy, and political science. Military doctrines are institutional beliefs about what works in war; given the trauma of 9/11 and the ensuing 'War on Terror', serious divergences over what the message of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Strategies for Rapid Climate Mitigation: Wartime mobilisation as a model for action? book cover

    Strategies for Rapid Climate Mitigation

    Wartime mobilisation as a model for action?, 1st Edition

    By Laurence L Delina

    To keep the global average temperature from rising further than 2°C, emissions must peak soon and then fall steeply. This book examines how such rapid mitigation can proceed – in the scale and speed required for effective climate action – using an analogy provided by the mobilisation for a war that…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Globality since 1945: Assembling the Planet book cover

    The Politics of Globality since 1945

    Assembling the Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rens van Munster, Casper Sylvest

    This timely, comprehensive and interdisciplinary volume advances an original argument about the complex roots and multiple politics of globality. It shows that technological innovations and decisive developments since 1945 – from the nuclear revolution to anthropogenic climate change and debates…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • The New Humanitarians in International Practice: Emerging actors and contested principles book cover

    The New Humanitarians in International Practice

    Emerging actors and contested principles, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zeynep Sezgin, Dennis Dijkzeul

    As humanitarian needs continue to grow rapidly, humanitarian action has become more contested, with new actors entering the field to address unmet needs, but also challenging long-held principles and precepts. This volume provides detailed empirical comparisons between emerging and traditional…

    Paperback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge

  • Military and Democracy in Nepal book cover

    Military and Democracy in Nepal

    1st Edition

    By Indra Adhikari

    This book focuses on the response of the military in Nepali polity which tried to practice a multi-party system along with the concept of the 'king in Parliament' after the restoration of democracy. It discusses the democratic struggle in Nepal, and the response of the military to such struggle.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-29
    Routledge India

  • Politics and Governance in Indonesia: The Police in the Era of Reformasi book cover

    Politics and Governance in Indonesia

    The Police in the Era of Reformasi, 1st Edition

    By Muradi

    How does an authoritarian state reform its police force following a transition to democracy? In 1998, Indonesia, the third largest country in the world, faced just such a challenge. Policing had long been managed under the jurisdiction of the military, as an instrument of the Suharto regime – and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Chinese and Indian Warfare – From the Classical Age to 1870 book cover

    Chinese and Indian Warfare – From the Classical Age to 1870

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kaushik Roy, Peter Lorge

    This book examines the differences and similarities between warfare in China and India before 1870, both conceptually and on the battlefield. By focusing on Chinese and Indian warfare, the book breaks the intellectual paradigm requiring non-Western histories and cultures to be compared to the West,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge
    Asian States and Empires

  • Art Therapy with Military Veterans: Trauma and the Image book cover

    Art Therapy with Military Veterans

    Trauma and the Image, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janice Lobban

    Art Therapy with Military Veterans: Trauma and the Image provides a comprehensive framework for understanding and applying art therapy with former and serving armed forces personnel who have Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This book brings together experienced contributors in one volume to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • Defending Arabia book cover

    Defending Arabia

    1st Edition

    By J.E. Peterson

    The defence of the Gulf has been a vital strategic concern for close on 100 years. The British first became involved in the Gulf to protect the sea routes to India and with the development of international air routes the Gulf became a crucial staging post. This book, first published in 1986,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • The Struggle for South Yemen book cover

    The Struggle for South Yemen

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Kostiner

    South Yemen was long a key spot in the strategic geography of the West. Before the Second World War, it was important for the British as an outpost on the way to India. From the mid-1940s it was a crucial gateway to the oil rich Arabian Peninsular and a vital area in the context of superpower…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • Superpowers and Client States in the Middle East: The Imbalance of Influence book cover

    Superpowers and Client States in the Middle East

    The Imbalance of Influence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moshe Efrat, Jacob Bercovitch

    This book, first published in 1991, examines in detail superpower-client relations in the Middle East. The Middle East, with its protracted and seemingly insoluble conflict and complex patterns of loyalty and hostility, is the ideal setting for the study of such relationships. Using the USSR and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

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