Politics & International Relations: Military & Strategic Studies

  • Strategic Survey 2009 book cover

    Strategic Survey 2009

    109th Edition

    Edited by IISS

    The Strategic Survey is a journal of records that includes all relevant names and titles, chronologies and dates. But it is also much more: the hard facts are embossed in considered and nuanced analysis over 300 pages of text. The Strategic Survey opens with 'Perspectives', an assessment of the…

    Paperback – 2009-09-27
    Strategic Survey

  • National Security in the Obama Administration: Reassessing the Bush Doctrine book cover

    National Security in the Obama Administration

    Reassessing the Bush Doctrine, 1st Edition

    By Stanley A. Renshon

    The Bush Doctrine is dead! At least that’s what critics hope. But while new U.S. national security challenges emerge, many post-9/11 threats still persist and the policies of George W. Bush offer one set of strategic answers for how President Obama can confront those dangers. Neither a polemic nor…

    Paperback – 2009-09-14

  • Routledge History of International Organizations: From 1815 to the Present Day book cover

    Routledge History of International Organizations

    From 1815 to the Present Day, 1st Edition

    By Bob Reinalda

    This is a definitive and comprehensive history of international organizations from their very beginning at the Congress of Vienna in 1815 up to the present day, and provides the reader with nearly two centuries of world history seen from the perspective of international organizations. It covers the…

    Hardback – 2009-07-07

  • Community Policing and Peacekeeping book cover

    Community Policing and Peacekeeping

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Grabosky

    In modern industrial societies, the demand for policing services frequently exceeds the current and foreseeable availability of public policing resources. Conversely, developing nations often suffer from an inability to provide a basic level of security for their citizens. Community Policing and…

    Hardback – 2009-06-25
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • International Conflict Management book cover

    International Conflict Management

    1st Edition

    By Michael J. Butler

    This new textbook provides students with an accessible overview of the logic, evolution, application and outcomes of the five major approaches of the growing field of international conflict management: traditional peacekeeping peace enforcement and support operations negotiation and bargaining…

    Paperback – 2009-04-09

  • The Military Balance 2009 book cover

    The Military Balance 2009

    1st Edition

    Edited by IISS

    The Military Balance is The International Institute for Strategic Studies’ annual assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of 170 countries worldwide. It is an essential resource for those involved in security policymaking, analysis and research. The book is a region-by-region…

    Paperback – 2009-01-26
    The Military Balance

  • Urban Crime Prevention, Surveillance, and Restorative Justice: Effects of Social Technologies book cover

    Urban Crime Prevention, Surveillance, and Restorative Justice

    Effects of Social Technologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Knepper, Jonathan Doak, Joanna Shapland

    Crime prevention, surveillance, and restorative justice have transformed the response to crime in recent years. Each has had a significant impact on policy, introducing new concepts and reassessing traditional aims and priorities. While such efforts attract a great deal of criminological interest,…

    Paperback – 2009-01-15

  • The U.S. Navy Warship Series book cover

    The U.S. Navy Warship Series

    1st Edition

    By Paul Silverstone

    The US Navy Warship Series is a comprehensive Encyclopaedia of every ship in the history of the US Navy, from its inception in 1775 to the present. Each entry provides basic technical details and pertinent historical information on each ship construction date and information about the ship before…

    Hardback – 2009-01-05

  • Aviation and Airport Security: Terrorism and Safety Concerns, Second Edition book cover

    Aviation and Airport Security

    Terrorism and Safety Concerns, Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Sweet

    The Definitive Handbook on Terrorist Threats to Commercial Airline and Airport Security Considered the definitive handbook on the terrorist threat to commercial airline and airport security, USAF Lieutenant Colonel Kathleen Sweet’s seminal resource is now updated to include an analysis of modern…

    Hardback – 2008-12-23
    CRC Press

  • The Navy of the Nuclear Age, 1947-2007 book cover

    The Navy of the Nuclear Age, 1947-2007

    1st Edition

    By Paul Silverstone

    The Navy of the Nuclear Age, 1947-2007, the fifth volume in the monumental U.S. Navy Warship series, presents an all-inclusive compendium of the ships that served in the U.S. Navy from the Cold War up through the present day. Featuring radical new developments in warships such as nuclear-powered…

    Hardback – 2008-12-22
    The U.S. Navy Warship Series

  • The Dilemmas of Statebuilding: Confronting the contradictions of postwar peace operations book cover

    The Dilemmas of Statebuilding

    Confronting the contradictions of postwar peace operations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roland Paris, Timothy D. Sisk

    This book explores the contradictions that emerge in international statebuilding efforts in war-torn societies. Since the end of the Cold War, more than 20 major peace operations have been deployed to countries emerging from internal conflicts. This book argues that international efforts to…

    Paperback – 2008-12-19
    Security and Governance

  • Global Ethics: Anarchy, Freedom and International Relations book cover

    Global Ethics

    Anarchy, Freedom and International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Mervyn Frost

    This provocative and original book challenges the commonplace that contemporary international interactions are best understood as struggles for power. Eschewing jargon and theoretical abstraction, Mervyn Frost argues that global politics and global civil society must be understood in ethical terms.…

    Paperback – 2008-09-26
    Critical Issues in Global Politics

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