• US Covert Operations and Cold War Strategy: Truman, Secret Warfare and the CIA, 1945-53 book cover

    US Covert Operations and Cold War Strategy

    Truman, Secret Warfare and the CIA, 1945-53, 1st Edition

    By Sarah-Jane Corke

    Based on recently declassified documents, this book provides the first examination of the Truman Administration’s decision to employ covert operations in the Cold War. Although covert operations were an integral part of America’s arsenal during the late 1940s and early 1950s, the majority of these…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge

  • Studies in Gangs and Cartels book cover

    Studies in Gangs and Cartels

    1st Edition

    By Robert J. Bunker, John P. Sullivan

    Concerns over the changing nature of gangs and cartels and their relationships to states in the late 20th and early 21st centuries has resulted in the emergence of a scholarly body of work focused on their national security threat potentials. This body of work, utilizing the third generation gangs…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Armed Drones and the Ethics of War: Military virtue in a post-heroic age book cover

    Armed Drones and the Ethics of War

    Military virtue in a post-heroic age, 1st Edition

    By Christian Enemark

    This book assesses the ethical implications of using armed unmanned aerial vehicles (‘hunter-killer drones’) in contemporary conflicts. The American way of war is trending away from the heroic and towards the post-heroic, driven by a political preference for air-powered management of strategic…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • Handbook of Nuclear Proliferation book cover

    Handbook of Nuclear Proliferation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Harsh V Pant

    The Handbook of Nuclear Proliferation delves deep into the changing global nuclear landscape. The chapters document the increasing complexity of the global nuclear proliferation dynamic and the inability of the international community to come to terms with a rapidly changing strategic milieu.…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Survival 57.3 book cover

    Survival 57.3

    1st Edition

    Survival, the bi-monthly publication from The International Institute for Strategic Studies, is a leading forum for analysis and debate of international and strategic affairs. With a diverse range of authors, thoughtful reviews and review essays, Survival is scholarly in depth while vivid,…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Intelligence in the Cold War: What Difference did it Make? book cover

    Intelligence in the Cold War: What Difference did it Make?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Herman, Gwilym Hughes

    Intelligence was a major part of the Cold War, waged by both sides with an almost warlike intensity. Yet the question 'What difference did it all make?' remains unanswered. Did it help to contain the Cold War, or fuel it and keep it going? Did it make it hotter or colder? Did these large…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Understanding the Intelligence Cycle book cover

    Understanding the Intelligence Cycle

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Phythian

    This book critically analyses the concept of the intelligence cycle, highlighting the nature and extent of its limitations and proposing alternative ways of conceptualising the intelligence process. The concept of the intelligence cycle has been central to the study of intelligence. As…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Studies in Intelligence

  • 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
    Routledge Revivals

  • US Nuclear Weapons Policy After the Cold War: Russians, 'Rogues' and Domestic Division book cover

    US Nuclear Weapons Policy After the Cold War

    Russians, 'Rogues' and Domestic Division, 1st Edition

    By Nick Ritchie

    This book offers an in-depth examination of America’s nuclear weapons policy since the end of the Cold War. Exploring nuclear forces structure, arms control, regional planning and the weapons production complex, the volume identifies competing sets of ideas about nuclear weapons and domestic…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge

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