Strategic Theory Products

  • 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
    Space Power and Politics

  • 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 Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Counterinsurgency, Security Forces, and the Identification Problem

    Distinguishing Friend From Foe, 1st Edition

    By Daniel L. Magruder, Jr

    This book presents a theory and empirical evidence for how security forces can identify militant suspects during counterinsurgency operations. A major oversight on the part of academics and practitioners has been to ignore the critical antecedent issue common to persuasion and coercion…

    Hardback – 2017-07-14
    Studies in Insurgency, Counterinsurgency and National Security

  • Operational Warfare at Sea

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Milan Vego

    This work explains and critically examines the main theoretical aspects of operational warfare at sea. It utilizes diverse examples from naval history, ranging from the ancient era to the present day, to offer a comprehensive description and analysis of the key components of operational warfare at…

    Hardback – 2017-06-23
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Maritime Strategy and Sea Control

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Milan Vego

    This book focuses on the key naval strategic objectives of obtaining and maintaining sea control. During times of war, sea control, or the ability of combatants to enjoy naval dominance, plays a crucial role in that side’s ability to attain overall victory. This book explains and analyzes in much…

    Hardback – 2015-11-19
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Military Strategy as Public Discourse

    America's war in Afghanistan, 1st Edition

    By Tadd Sholtis

    This book presents the current history of United States military strategy in Afghanistan as an example of dysfunctional policy discourse among the nation’s elites. The legitimacy of a country’s military strategy can become a subject of intense public debate and doubt, especially in prolonged…

    Hardback – 2013-11-15
    Cass Military Studies

  • Threats of Force

    International Law and Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Francis Grimal

    Despite recent attempts by scholars to examine the absolute prohibition of threats of force under Article 2(4) of the UN Charter, threats remain a largely un-chartered area in international law when compared with actual uses of force. Adopting an interdisciplinary approach and utilising strategic…

    Hardback – 2012-11-21
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Sea Power and the Asia-Pacific

    The Triumph of Neptune?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Till, Patrick Bratton

    With particular focus on the Asia-Pacific region, this book examines the rise and fall of sea powers. In the Asia-Pacific region there has been significant expansion of sea-based economies together with burgeoning naval power. Many claim that these processes will transform the world’s future…

    Hardback – 2011-08-26
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • The Counter-Insurgency Myth

    The British Experience of Irregular Warfare, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Mumford

    This book examines the complex practice of counter-insurgency warfare through the prism of British military experiences in the post-war era and endeavours to unpack their performance. During the twentieth century counter-insurgency assumed the status of one of the British military’s fortes. A…

    Hardback – 2011-07-13
    Cass Military Studies

  • Israeli Statecraft

    National Security Challenges and Responses, 1st Edition

    By Yehezkel Dror

    This book offers a systematic examination, analysis and evaluation of Israeli national security statecraft in terms of challenges and responses. Providing an in-depth analysis of Israeli statecraft challenges and responses, this interdisciplinary book integrates social science and security studies…

    Hardback – 2011-05-10
    BESA Studies in International Security

  • Hamas and Suicide Terrorism

    Multi-causal and Multi-level Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Rashmi Singh

    This book analyses the root causes of suicide terrorism at both the elite and rank-and- file levels of the Hamas and also explains why this tactic has disappeared in the post-2006 period. This volume adopts a multi-causal, multi-level approach to analyse the use of suicide bombings by Hamas and…

    Hardback – 2011-01-27
    LSE International Studies Series

  • Reimagining War in the 21st Century

    From Clausewitz to Network-Centric Warfare, 1st Edition

    By Manabrata Guha

    This book interrogates the philosophical backdrop of Clausewitzian notions of war, and asks whether modern, network-centric militaries can still be said to serve the 'political'. In light of the emerging theories and doctrines of Network-Centric War (NCW), this book traces the philosophical…

    Hardback – 2010-08-09
    Routledge Critical Security Studies

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