The Cold War Products

  • Thailand in the Cold War

    By Matthew Phillips

    Thailand’s position during the Cold War was ambiguous: the country’s political leadership was very keen to maintain the country’s independence on the world stage, yet at the same time was anxious to establish the country’s credentials as staunchly anti-communist. However, as this book argues,…

    Hardback – 2015-10-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Reflections on 1989 in Eastern Europe

    Edited by Terry Cox

    This book presents a selection of recent research on the events and developments of 1989 in Eastern Europe. It offers a mix of detailed examinations of the events of 1989 in Eastern Europe, thoughtful and considered appraisals of developments, and ‘middle-range’ theoretical discussions of patterns…

    Paperback – 2015-08-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

  • Democracy Promotion, National Security and Strategy

    Foreign Policy under the Reagan Administration

    By Robert Pee

    This book investigates the relationship between democracy promotion and US national security strategy through an examination of the Reagan administration’s attempt to launch a global campaign for democracy in the early 1980s, which culminated in the foundation of the National Endowment for…

    Hardback – 2015-07-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Between Empire and Europe

    Intellectuals and the Nation in Britain and France During the Cold War

    By Lucia Bonfreschi, Marzia Maccaferri

    Between the end of WWII and the end of the Cold War, the international roles of France and Great Britain changed dramatically. Major international powers were now states much bigger than European nations in terms of population, wealth, military capacity. Analyzing the international political…

    Hardback – 2015-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • British Spy Fiction and the End of Empire

    By Sam Goodman

    The position of spy fiction is largely synonymous in popular culture with ideas of patriotism and national security, with the spy himself indicative of the defence of British interests and the preservation of British power around the globe. This book reveals a more complicated side to these…

    Hardback – 2015-06-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Boundaries of Utopia - Imagining Communism from Plato to Stalin

    By Erik van Ree

    The idea that socialism could be established in a single country was adopted as an official doctrine by the Soviet Union in 1925, Stalin and Bukharin being the main formulators of the policy. Before this there had been much debate as to whether the only way to secure socialism would be as a result…

    Hardback – 2015-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis

    A Critical Reappraisal

    Edited by Len Scott, R. Gerald Hughes

    This volume brings together a collection of leading international experts to revisit and review our understanding of the Cuban Missile Crisis, via a critical reappraisal of some of the key texts. In October 1962, humankind came close to the end of its history. The risk of catastrophe is now…

    Hardback – 2015-04-19
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • Democratization of Intelligence

    Edited by Peter Gill, Michael Andregg

    This comparative analysis of the sometimes fraught process of achieving democratic governance of security intelligence agencies presents material from countries other than those normally featured in the Intelligence Studies literature of North America and Europe. Some of the countries examined are…

    Hardback – 2015-03-22
    Routledge

  • The San Francisco System and Its Legacies

    Continuation, Transformation and Historical Reconciliation in the Asia-Pacific

    Edited by Kimie Hara

    In September 1951, Japan signed a peace treaty with forty-eight countries in San Francisco; in April 1952, the treaty came into effect. The San Francisco Peace Treaty is an international agreement that in significant ways shaped the post–World War II international order in the Asia-Pacific. With…

    Hardback – 2014-11-26
    Routledge
    Asia's Transformations

  • Ronald Reagan

    Champion of Conservative America

    By James H. Broussard

    Few politicians in recent American history are as well-known as Ronald Reagan, the 40th U.S. president. An iconic leader, Reagan shifted the direction of American politics toward a newly vigorous conservatism. Though he began his career as a New Deal liberal, by the end of the 1950s, Reagan had…

    Paperback – 2014-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • Cold War American Literature and the Rise of Youth Culture

    Children of Empire

    By Denis Jonnes

    Demands placed on many young Americans as a result of the Cold War give rise to an increasingly age-segregated society. This separation allowed adolescents and young adults to begin to formulate an identity distinct from previous generations, and was a significant factor in their widespread…

    Hardback – 2014-09-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature

  • Strategic Intelligence in the Cold War and Beyond

    By Jefferson Adams

    Strategic Intelligence in the Cold War and Beyond looks at the many events, personalities, and controversies in the field of intelligence and espionage since the end of World War II. A crucial but often neglected topic, strategic intelligence took on added significance during the protracted…

    Paperback – 2014-08-18
    Routledge
    The Making of the Contemporary World

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