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  • International Intelligence Cooperation and Accountability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans Born, Ian Leigh, Aidan Wills

    This book examines how international intelligence cooperation has come to prominence post-9/11 and introduces the main accountability, legal and human rights challenges that it poses. Since the end of the Cold War, the threats that intelligence services are tasked with confronting have become…

    Hardback – 2011-01-07
    Studies in Intelligence

  • Military Ethics and Virtues

    An Interdisciplinary Approach for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Peter Olsthoorn

    This book examines the role of military virtues in today's armed forces.Although long-established military virtues, such as honor, courage and loyalty, are what most armed forces today still use as guiding principles in an effort to enhance the moral behavior of soldiers, much depends on whether…

    Hardback – 2010-09-28
    Cass Military Studies

  • Democratic Citizenship and War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yoav Peled, Noah Lewin-Epstein, Guy Mundlak, Jean Cohen

    This edited volume explores the theoretical and practical implications of war and terror situations for citizenship in democratic states. Citizenship is a key concept in Western political thought for defining the individual’s relations with society. The specific nature of these rights, duties and…

    Hardback – 2010-07-28
    Cass Military Studies

  • The Globalization of NATO

    Intervention, Security and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Veronica M. Kitchen

    This book examines NATO’s transition from a Cold War mutual defence organization into a global alliance, and puts the recent crisis over the Afghanistan mission in the context of long-standing debates over out-of-area interventions. Originally, NATO bound the western allies together for the…

    Hardback – 2010-04-07
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • US Strategy in Africa

    AFRICOM, Terrorism and Security Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by David J Francis

    This book outlines the construction, interpretations and understanding of US strategy towards Africa in the early twenty-first century. No single issue or event in the recent decades in Africa has provoked so much controversy and unified hostility and opposition as the announcement by former…

    Hardback – 2010-02-17
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Managing Military Organizations

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Soeters, Paul C.van Fenema, Robert Beeres

    This book deals with the processes and theories involved in managing military organisations in both peacetime and crisis conditions. Examining the challenges faced by policymakers and military commanders in conducting military operations, this book considers the benefits of conventional management…

    Hardback – 2010-01-25
    Cass Military Studies

  • The Character of War in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Holmqvist-Jonsäter, Christopher Coker

    This edited volume addresses the relationship between the essential nature of war and its character at the beginning of the twenty-first century. The focus is on the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, situations that occupy a central role in international affairs and that have become highly…

    Hardback – 2009-12-01
    LSE International Studies Series

  • North Korea's Military-Diplomatic Campaigns, 1966-2008

    1st Edition

    By Narushige Michishita

    This book examines North Korea’s nuclear diplomacy over a long time period from the early 1960s, setting its dangerous brinkmanship in the wider context of North Korea’s military and diplomatic campaigns to achieve its political goals. It argues that the last four decades of military adventurism…

    Hardback – 2009-10-06
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • US Military Innovation since the Cold War

    Creation Without Destruction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harvey Sapolsky, Benjamin Friedman, Brendan Green

    This book explains how the US military reacted to the 'Revolution in Military Affairs' (RMA), and failed to innovate its organization or doctrine to match the technological breakthroughs it brought about. Many called for the transformation of the US military in the years after the end of the Cold…

    Hardback – 2009-04-23
    Strategy and History

  • Network Centric Warfare and Coalition Operations

    The New Military Operating System, 1st Edition

    By Paul T. Mitchell

    This book argues that Network Centric Warfare (NCW) influences how developed militaries operate in the same fashion that an operating system influences the development of computer software. It examines three inter-related issues: the overwhelming military power of the United States; the growing…

    Hardback – 2009-02-05
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Securing Outer Space

    International Relations Theory and the Politics of Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Natalie Bormann, Michael Sheehan

    The challenges that space poses for political theory are profound. Yet until now, the exploration and utilization of space has generally reflected – but not challenged – the political patterns and impulses which characterized twentieth-century politics and International Relations. This edited…

    Hardback – 2009-01-30
    Routledge Critical Security Studies

  • Space and Defense Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Damon Coletta, Frances T. Pilch

    This edited volume introduces the reader to the role of space in military and defense strategy, and outlines some of the major foreign and domestic actors in the space arena, as well as constraints of law and treaties on activities in space. It also addresses science and technology as they relate…

    Hardback – 2009-01-29
    Space Power and Politics

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