• Survival 59.5 book cover

    Survival 59.5

    1st Edition

    Survival, the bi-monthly publication from The International Institute for Strategic Studies, is a leading forum for analysis and debate of international and strategic affairs. With a diverse range of authors, thoughtful reviews and review essays, Survival is scholarly in depth while vivid,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-20
    Routledge

  • The Foreign Policies of Bill Clinton and George W. Bush: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    The Foreign Policies of Bill Clinton and George W. Bush

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Martin A. Smith

    This book offers a comparative analysis of the approaches, policies and records of the administrations of Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, through an examination of key foreign policy issues that caused controversy and debate both during the 1990s and in the years since 9/11. In the post 9/11…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • The American Culture of War: The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom book cover

    The American Culture of War

    The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom, 3rd Edition

    By Adrian R. Lewis

    Now in its third edition, The American Culture of War presents a sweeping critical examination of every major American war since 1941: World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the First and Second Persian Gulf Wars, U.S. operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the war against ISIS. As he carefully considers…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge

  • Modern Maritime Piracy: Genesis, Evolution and Responses book cover

    Modern Maritime Piracy

    Genesis, Evolution and Responses, 1st Edition

    By Robert C. McCabe

    This book examines the complex phenomena of modern maritime piracy. The work offers a cutting-edge analysis of modern maritime piracy in the two most pirate-prone regions – southeast Asia and northeast Africa – from the late twentieth century to the modern day. These case studies present a detailed…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • The Cold War in East Asia book cover

    The Cold War in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Xiaobing Li

    This textbook provides a survey of East Asia during the Cold War from 1945 to 1991. Focusing on the persistence and flexibility of its culture and tradition when confronted by the West and the US, this book investigates how they intermesh to establish the nations that have entered the modern world.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
    Routledge

  • Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria: The Military and Operations against Boko Haram, 2011-2017 book cover

    Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria

    The Military and Operations against Boko Haram, 2011-2017, 1st Edition

    By Akali Omeni

    This book offers a detailed examination of the counter-insurgency operations undertaken by the Nigerian military against Boko Haram between 2011 and 2017. Based on extensive fieldwork conducted with military units in Nigeria, Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria has two main aims. First, it…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05
    Routledge
    Studies in Insurgency, Counterinsurgency and National Security

  • The Darkest Sides of Politics, I: Postwar Fascism, Covert Operations, and Terrorism book cover

    The Darkest Sides of Politics, I

    Postwar Fascism, Covert Operations, and Terrorism, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey M. Bale

    This book examines a wide array of phenomena that arguably constitute the most noxious, extreme, terrifying, murderous, secretive, authoritarian, and/or anti-democratic aspects of national and international politics. Scholars should not ignore these "dark sides" of politics, however unpleasant they…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Xinjiang and the Chinese State: Violence in the Reform Era book cover

    Xinjiang and the Chinese State

    Violence in the Reform Era, 1st Edition

    By Debasish Chaudhuri

    This book focuses on the nature of ethno-national conflicts and impacts of ideological orientation of the Communist Party of China (CPC) towards the national question in the context of Han nationalism and political, economic and security policies towards Xinjiang. Violence in Xinjiang since the mid…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24
    Routledge India

  • Special Operations Forces in the 21st Century: Perspectives from the Social Sciences book cover

    Special Operations Forces in the 21st Century

    Perspectives from the Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jessica Glicken Turnley, Kobi Michael, Eyal Ben-Ari

    This book sets out the major social scientific approaches to the study of Special Operations Forces. Despite consistent downsizing, over the past two decades the armed forces of the industrial democracies have seen a huge growth in Special Operations Forces (SOF). Through increasing numbers of…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Strategy Before Clausewitz: Linking Warfare and Statecraft, 1400-1830 book cover

    Strategy Before Clausewitz

    Linking Warfare and Statecraft, 1400-1830, 1st Edition

    By Beatrice Heuser

    This collection of essays combines historical research with cutting-edge strategic analysis and makes a significant contribution to the study of the early history of strategic thinking. There is a debate as to whether strategy in its modern definition existed before Napoleon and Clausewitz. The…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Russia’s New Ground Forces: Capabilities, Limitations and Implications for International Security book cover

    Russia’s New Ground Forces

    Capabilities, Limitations and Implications for International Security, 1st Edition

    By Igor Sutyagin, Justin Bronk

    This Whitehall Paper provides an in-depth analysis of Russia’s Ground Forces, including airborne and naval troops. It examines their role in Russian foreign policy, reforms to units’ equipment and operational roles, performance during combat operations against Ukraine, and current unit deployment…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25
    Routledge
    Whitehall Papers

  • Counterinsurgency, Security Forces, and the Identification Problem: Distinguishing Friend From Foe book cover

    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
    Routledge
    Studies in Insurgency, Counterinsurgency and National Security

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