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  • Neutrality in Southeast Asia

    Concepts and Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Tarling

    This book analyses the notion of neutrality to the politics of the state in Southeast Asia. Distinguishing among neutrality, neutralism and neutralisation, it asks what relation do the concepts bear to the independence of states, and how do they relate to other forms of inter-state relations and to…

    Hardback – 2016-10-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Negotiating the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty

    Origins of the Nuclear Order, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roland Popp, Liviu Horovitz, Andreas Wenger

    This volume offers a critical historical assessment of the negotiation of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) and of the origins of the nonproliferation regime. The NPT has been signed by 190 states and was indefinitely extended in 1995, rendering it the most successful…

    Hardback – 2016-09-19
    Routledge
    CSS Studies in Security and International Relations

  • The Ethics of Military Privatization

    The US Armed Contractor Phenomenon, 1st Edition

    By David M. Barnes

    This book explores the ethical implications of using armed contractors, taking a consequentialist approach to this multidisciplinary debate. While privatization is not a new concept for the US military, the public debate on military privatization is limited to legal, financial, and pragmatic…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23
    Routledge
    Military and Defence Ethics

  • The CIA and the Congress for Cultural Freedom in the Early Cold War

    The Limits of Making Common Cause, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Miller Harris

    This book questions the conventional wisdom about one of the most controversial episodes in the Cold War, and tells the story of the CIA's backing of the Congress for Cultural Freedom. For nearly two decades during the early Cold War, the CIA secretly sponsored some of the world’s most feted…

    Hardback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge
    Studies in Intelligence

  • German Reunification

    A Multinational History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frédéric Bozo, Andreas Rödder, Mary Elise Sarotte

    This book provides a multinational history of German reunification based on empirical work by leading scholars. The reunification of Germany in 1989-90 was one of the most unexpected and momentous events of the twentieth century. Embedded within the wider process of the end of the Cold War, it…

    Hardback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • Ethics, Law and Justifying Targeted Killings

    The Obama Administration at War, 1st Edition

    By Jack McDonald

    This book examines the normative debates around the American use of targeted killings. It questions whether the Obama administration’s defence of its use of targeted killings is cohesive or hypocritical. In doing so, the book departs from the disciplinary purpose of international law,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Cultural Politics of Targeted Killing

    On Drones, Counter-Insurgency, and Violence, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Grayson

    The deployment of remotely piloted air platforms (RPAs) - or drones - has become a defining feature of contemporary counter-insurgency operations. Scholarly analysis and public debate has primarily focused on two issues: the legality of targeted killing and whether the practice is effective at…

    Hardback – 2016-07-25
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Media Strategy and Military Operations in the 21st Century

    Mediatizing the Israel Defence Forces, 1st Edition

    By Michal Shavit

    This book applies the concept of mediatization to the contemporary dynamic between war, media and society, with a focus on the Israel Defence Forces (IDF). Since the beginning of the 21st century the IDF has undergone an intensive process of mediatization that has transformed the media into an…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate

    Covert Action and Internal Operations, 1st Edition

    By Owen L. Sirrs

    This book is the first comprehensive study of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate (ISI). The rise of Pakistan-backed religious extremist groups in Afghanistan, India, and Central Asia has focused international attention on Pakistan’s premier intelligence organization and covert…

    Hardback – 2016-07-07
    Routledge

  • Privatizing War

    A Moral Theory, 1st Edition

    By William Feldman

    This book offers a comprehensive moral theory of privatization in war. It examines the kind of wars that private actors might wage separate from the state and the kind of wars that private actors might wage as functionaries of the state. The first type of war serves to probe the ad bellum question…

    Hardback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • Strategies for Rapid Climate Mitigation

    Wartime mobilisation as a model for action?, 1st Edition

    By Laurence L Delina

    To keep the global average temperature from rising further than 2°C, emissions must peak soon and then fall steeply. This book examines how such rapid mitigation can proceed – in the scale and speed required for effective climate action – using an analogy provided by the mobilisation for a war that…

    Hardback – 2016-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Risk and Presidential Decision-making

    The Emergence of Foreign Policy Crises, 1st Edition

    By Trenta Luca

    This book aims at gauging whether the nature of US foreign policy decision-making has changed after the Cold War as radically as a large body of literature seems to suggest, and develops a new framework to interpret presidential decision-making in foreign policy. It locates the study of risk in US…

    Hardback – 2016-06-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

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