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by Ronald J. Deibert

In the 2020 CBC Massey Lectures, bestselling author and renowned technology and security expert Ronald J. Deibert exposes the disturbing influence and impact of the internet on politics, the economy, the environment,...

Do Morals Matter?

by Joseph S. Nye Jr.

Americans constantly make moral judgments about presidents and foreign policy. Unfortunately, many of these assessments are poorly thought through. A president is either praised for the moral clarity of his...

The Mueller Report: Final Special Counsel Report of President Donald Trump and Russia Collusion

by Robert Mueller, Special Counsel's Office U.S. Department of Justice & et al.

Final Special Counsel Report of President Donald Trump & Russia Collusion Does Robert Mueller's Report Exonerate President Donald Trump? How will this report impact the presidency? A definitive edition. Features...

Statecraft by Stealth

by Steven B. Wagner

Britain relied upon secret intelligence operations to rule Mandatory Palestine. Statecraft by Stealth sheds light on a time in history when the murky triad of intelligence, policy, and security supported colonial...

Chinese Spies

by Roger Faligot & Natasha Lehrer

In 1920s Shanghai, Zhou Enlai founded the first Chinese communist spy network, operating in the shadows against nationalists, Western powers and the Japanese. The story of Chinese spies has been a global one...

Gender, War, and World Order

by Richard C. Eichenberg

Motivated by the lack of scholarly understanding of the substantial gender difference in attitudes toward the use of military force, Richard C. Eichenberg has mined a massive data set of public opinion surveys...

New Evil Empire

by Bill Gertz

Thirty years ago the People's Republic of China operated a large, ill-equipped and poorly trained military force. Today, China's People's Liberation Army, the Communist Party of China's military arm, is the...

The Mueller Report: The Final Report of the Special Counsel into Donald Trump, Russia, and Collusion

by Robert S. Mueller & Special Counsel's Office U.S. Department of Justice

In the future, "The Mueller Report" may be judged as the most important document of our time. And no matter where you reside on the American political spectrum, you will probably agree that it will have far-reaching...

Berlin Embassy

by William Russell

Berlin Embassy is a non-fiction book written by American diplomat William Russell  which was first published in late 1940.

Russell, who worked at the American Embassy in Berlin, details his experiences of living...

Small Arms

by Mia Bloom & John Horgan

Why do terrorist organizations use children to support their cause and carry out their activities? Small Arms uncovers the brutal truth behind the mobilization of children by terrorist groups.

Mia Bloom and...

Landpower in the Long War

by Jason W. Warren, Lukas Milevski, Peter R. Mansoor & Joel Hillison et al.

War and landpower's role in the twenty-first century is not just about military organizations, tactics, operations, and technology; it is also about strategy, policy, and social and political contexts. After...

The Rising Clamor

by David P. Hadley

The US intelligence community as it currently exists has been deeply influenced by the press. Although considered a vital overseer of intelligence activity, the press and its validity is often questioned, even...

Credible Deterrence

by Michael E. O'Hanlon

America Needs Better Options for Resolving Potential Crises

In recent years, the Pentagon has elevated its concerns about Russia and China as potential military threats to the United States and its allies. But...

The European Union and North Africa

by Adel Abdel Ghafar

How Europe can hit the “reset” button after years of failed responses to North African turmoil

The ongoing upheaval in North Africa has presented many challenges to Europe, which previously had been comfortable...

The Costs of Conversation

by Oriana Skylar Mastro

After a war breaks out, what factors influence the warring parties' decisions about whether to talk to their enemy, and when may their position on wartime diplomacy change? How do we get from only fighting to...

Bombs without Boots

by Anthony M. Schinella

Airpower can achieve military objectives—sometimes, in some circumstances

It sounds simple: using airpower to intervene militarily in conflicts, thus minimizing the deaths of soldiers and civilians while achieving...

The Rise and Fall of Peace on Earth

by Michael Mandelbaum

In the twenty-five years after 1989, the world enjoyed the deepest peace in history. In The Rise and Fall of Peace on Earth, the eminent foreign policy scholar Michael Mandelbaum examines that remarkable quarter...

War in the American Pacific and East Asia, 1941-1972

by Hal M. Friedman, Katherine Reist, Stephen Houseknecht & Josh Levy et al.

Before 1940, the Japanese empire stood as the greatest single threat to the American presence in the Pacific and East Asia. To a lesser degree, the formerly hegemonic colonial powers of Britain, France, and...

On Absolute War

by Eric Fleury

Nearly two decades after the declaration of a ‘War on Terror,’ the precise relationship between warfare and terrorism remains unclear. The United States and its allies have long sought to inflict a decisive...

Covert Regime Change

by Lindsey A. O'Rourke

States seldom resort to war to overthrow their adversaries. They are more likely to attempt to covertly change the opposing regime, by assassinating a foreign leader, sponsoring a coup d’état, meddling in...