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Securing Land Rights in Africa

by Tor A. Benjaminsen & Christian Lund

This collection of research papers from across the African continent illustrates the complex and ever-changing rules of the land tenure game.


War Science and Terrorism: From Laboratory to Open Conflict

by Dr J Richardson

This work describes the application of research to the evolution of weapons.


Ethnic Groups in Motion: Economic Competition and Migration in Multi-Ethnic States

by Milica Z. Bookman

This title explores the role played by ethnicity in determining which groups move and which stay, and contributes to the dialogue on the resolution of inter-ethnic conflict by exploring several chains in the...


Espionage and the Roots of the Cold War: The Conspiratorial Heritage

by David McKnight

From the 1930s to the 1950s a large number of left-wing men and women in the USA, Britain, Europe, Australia and Canada were recruited to the Soviet intelligence services. They were amateurs and the reason for...


Millennialism and Violence

by Michael Barkun

Drawing together research from political science, psychology, sociology and history this work attempts to understand the relationship between millenarian movements and episodes of violence.


Africans in Britain

by David Killingray

This collection of essays looks at the history of African people in Britain mainly over the past 200 years


Technology and Terorrism

by Paul Wilkinson

This volume will be of interest to all students of terrorism, policymakers and security practitioners involved in combating terrorism from government officials, law enforcement, military and intelligence agencies...


Policing Politics: Security Intelligence and the Liberal Democratic State

by Peter Gill

Numerous allegations of abuse of power have been made against the domestic security intelligence agencies in the United Kingdom such as police special branches and MI5. These include the improper surveillance...


Soviet Military Intelligence in War

by Colonel David M. Glantz

This text is the second of three volumes written by Colonel Glantz on the contribution of intelligence and deception operations to the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany.


The Map of Africa by Treaty

by Sir E. Hertslet

First published in 1895, this is a guide to the stages and bargains by which the present African frontiers have been created.


Myth and the Greatest Generation: A Social History of Americans in World War II

by Kenneth Rose

Myth of the Greatest Generation examines American experiences in the military and on the home front, and delves into both personal and national issues, calling into question the dominant view of the war as 'the...


Towards Nuclear Zero

by Raimo Väyrynen & David Cortright

This book examines practical steps for achieving progress toward disarmament, realistically assessing both challenges and opportunities associated with achieving a world without nuclear weapons.


Transforming Pakistan: Ways Out of Instability

by Hilary Synnott

The book describes the historical and political background to Pakistan's current turmoil, its relevance to international interests in Afghanistan and in combating terrorism, and how best to deal with Pakistan...


Ending Terrorism: Lessons for defeating al-Qaeda

by Audrey Kurth Cronin

This Adelphi Paper comparatively examines the waning days of terrorist groups, to understand crucial points where a critical mass of factors developed and led toward their demise.


Jack Nichols, Gay Pioneer: Have You Heard My Message?

by J. Louis Campbell III

One of the founders of the gay and lesbian liberation movement, Jack Nichols was a warrior for gay equality. Recounting his life and work, Jack Nichols, Gay Pioneer: "Have You Heard My Message?" skillfully weaves...


Gendered Outcasts and Sexual Outlaws: Sexual Oppression and Gender Hierarchies in Queer Men's Lives

by Chris Kendall & Wayne Martino

Gendered Outcasts and Sexual Outlaws: Sexual Oppression and Gender Hierarchies in Queer Men’s Lives explores the impact and effects of sexual oppression and power relationships within the gay male community....


The Battle for L'Vov July 1944: The Soviet General Staff Study

by David Glantz & Harold S. Orenstein

The Red Army's summer offensive of 1944 against Hitler's Wehrmacht was unprecedented in terms of its scale, scope, and strategic intent and impact. This study details how the Red Army accomplished this feat...


Training, Tactics and Leadership in the Confederate Army of Tennessee: Seeds of Failure

by Andrew R.B. Haughton

This assessment of the performance of the southern soldiers in the American Civil War of 1861 deals with every aspect of an army from its senior officer to the lowliest private, following every process as the...


Boys Boyz Bois: The Ethics of Black Masculinity in Film and Popular Media

by Keith Harris

Boys, Boyz, Bois concerns questions of ethics, gender and race in popular American images, national discourse and cultural production by and about black men. The book proposes an ethics of masculinity, as ethnics...


Globalizing Justice for Mass Atrocities: A Revolution in Accountability

by Chandra Lekha Sriram

This major new study examines the developing practice of universal jurisdiction, as well as the broader phenomenon of "globalizing" justice, and its ramifications.

With a detailed overview of the contemporary...