Strategic Theory Products

  • Understanding Contemporary Strategy

    2nd Edition

    By David J. Lonsdale, Thomas M. Kane

    This textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to modern strategy, covering the context, theory and practice of military strategy in all its different forms. Covering all the main issues in the field, the book explores the major themes through a combination of classical and modern strategic…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Strategic Survey 2019

    The Annual Assessment of Geopolitics, 1st Edition

    Edited by The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

    The Strategic Survey is the annual review of world affairs from the International Institute for Strategic Studies.  It is an invaluable tool for interpreting world-wide strategic developments and has, since 1966, provided essential analysis of the year’s key events in international relations…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29 
    Routledge

  • Ethics and Military Strategy in the 21st Century

    Moving Beyond Clausewitz, 1st Edition

    By George R. Lucas, Jr.

    This book examines the importance of "military ethics" in the formulation and conduct of contemporary military strategy. Clausewitz’s original analysis of war relegated ethics to the side-lines in favor of political realism, interpreting the proper use of military power solely to further the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • Armed Conflict Survey 2019

    1st Edition

    Edited by The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

    The Armed Conflict Survey provides in-depth analysis of the political, military and humanitarian dimensions of all major armed conflicts, as well as data on fatalities, refugees and internally displaced persons. Compiled by the IISS, publisher of The Military Balance, it is the standard reference…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31
    Routledge

  • Understanding Space Strategy

    The Art of War in Space, 1st Edition

    By John J. Klein

    This book examines the rise of great power competition in space, including the relevant and practical space strategies for China, Russia, the United States, and other countries. The work discusses the concepts and writings of past strategists, such as Thucydides, Sun Tzu, and Clausewitz, in…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Space Power and Politics

  • International Mediation in a Fragile World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carment, Evan Hoffman

    Contributions to this volume consider the importance of mediation in violent conflict. Practical and applied, this publication will be of interest to scholars, academics, policymakers and practitioners. It was originally published as a special issue of Canadian Foreign Policy Journal.…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • From Bullets to Ballots

    The Transformation of Rebel Groups into Political Parties, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Ishiyama

    In recent years, an increasing amount of research has argued that the successful transformation of rebel organization into parties is critical to stable post-conflict peace and democratization. However, the process of the transformation of rebel groups into parties is not well understood. Under…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Democratization Special Issues

  • Fighting and Negotiating with Armed Groups

    The Difficulty of Securing Strategic Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Samir Puri

    What constitutes an effective and realistic strategy for dealing with non-state armed groups? This question has bedevilled states the world over. From Colombia and FARC, Turkey and the PKK, the Taliban in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and the persistent insurgency in Iraq – the governments concerned…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Adelphi series

  • Seapower

    A Guide for the Twenty-First Century, 4th Edition

    By Geoffrey Till

    This is the fourth, revised and updated, edition of Geoffrey Till's Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-first Century. The rise of the Chinese and other Asian navies, worsening quarrels over maritime jurisdiction and the United States’ maritime pivot towards the Asia-Pacific region reminds us…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • The United States, India and the Global Nuclear Order

    Narrative Identity and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Tanvi Pate

    In the Post-Cold War era, US nuclear foreign policies towards India witnessed a major turnaround as a demand for ‘cap, reduce, eliminate’ under the Clinton administration was replaced by the implementation of the historic ‘civil nuclear deal’ in 2008 by Bush, a policy which continued under Obama’s…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Neoliberalism and Terror

    Critical Engagements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte Heath-Kelly, Christopher Baker-Beall, Lee Jarvis

    Terrorism and neoliberalism are connected in multiple, complex, and often camouflaged ways. This book offers a critical exploration of some of the intersections between the two, drawing on a wide range of case studies from the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil, and the European Union.…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Small Wars and Insurgencies in Theory and Practice, 1500-1850

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beatrice Heuser

    In early modern times, warfare in Europe took on many diverse and overlapping forms. Our modern notions of ‘regular’ and ‘irregular’ warfare, of ‘major war’ and ‘small war’, have their roots in much greater diversity than such binary notions allow for. While insurgencies go back to time immemorial,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

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