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The Waning of Major War: Theories and Debates

by Raimo Väyrynen

This book is a systematic effort by leading international scholars to map the trends in major-power warfare and explore whether it is waxing or waning. The main point of departure is that major-power war as...


Regional Organisations and Security: Conceptions and Practices

by Stephen Aris & Andreas Wenger

This book aims to examine the conceptions and practices of security adopted by Regional Organisations (ROs) across the globe.

Since the end of the Cold War, there has been an increased focus on regions as a...


Selective Security: War and the United Nations Security Council Since 1945

by Adam Roberts & Dominik Zaum

In contrast to the common perception that the United Nations is, or should become, a system of collective security, this paper advances the proposition that the UN Security Council embodies a necessarily selective...


Putin and Putinism

by Ronald J. Hill & Ottorino Cappelli

After two terms as president of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin handed over to his hand-picked successor Dmitri Medvedev on 7 May 2008, and became prime minister. As president, Putin moved swiftly and...


Intelligence and International Security: New Perspectives and Agendas

by Len Scott, R. Gerald Hughes & Martin Alexander

The events of 9/11 and subsequent acts of jihadist terrorism, together with the failures of intelligence agencies over Iraq's Weapons of Mass Destruction, have arguably heralded a new age of intelligence. For...


The Government of Chronic Poverty: From the Politics of Exclusion to the Politics of Citizenship?

by Sam Hickey

What are the underlying causes of chronic poverty? Can 'development beyond neoliberalism' offer the strategies required to challenge such persistent forms of poverty, particularly through efforts to promote...


Democracy, Equality, and Justice

by Matt Matravers & Lukas H. Meyer

In addressing democracy, equality, and justice together, the book stimulates discussions that go beyond the sometimes increasingly technical and increasingly discrete literatures that now dominate the study...


The Navajo Political Experience

by David E. Wilkins

Native nations, like the Navajo nation, have proven to be remarkably adept at retaining and exercising ever-increasing amounts of self-determination even when faced with powerful external constraints and limited...


The CIA, the British Left and the Cold War: Calling the Tune?

by Hugh Wilford

Shortly after it was founded in 1947, the CIA launched a secret effort to win the Cold War allegiance of the British left. Hugh Wilford traces the story of this campaign from its origins in Washington DC to...


The Boer War: Direction, Experience and Image

by John Gooch

This collections of essays by leading British and South African scholars, looking at the Boer War, focuses on three aspects: how the British Military functioned; the role of the Boers, Afrikaners and Zulus;...


Living Together After Ethnic Killing: Exploring the Chaim Kaufman Argument

by Roy Licklider & Mia Bloom

This volume attempts to critically analyze Chaim Kaufman's ideas from various methodological perspectives, with the view of further understanding how stable states may arise after violent ethnic conflict and...


Dieppe Revisited: A Documentary Investigation

by John P. Campbell

This book reappraises the ill-fated raid named operation Jubilee, focusing on aspects such as naval and air operations in the Channel, signals, radar intelligence, agents and deception. It draws from official...


The Human Rights Manifesto

by Julie Wark

Universal human rights are intrinsically radical in espousing liberty, equality and fraternity for every single person. We must claim them.


Arms for Uncertainty: Nuclear Weapons in US and Russian Security Policy

by Stephen J. Cimbala

This is the most comprehensive view of nuclear weapons policy and strategy currently available. The author's division of the nuclear issue into the three ages is a never seen before analytical construct. With...


From Northern Ireland to Afghanistan: British Military Intelligence Operations, Ethics and Human Rights

by Jon Moran

Moran concentrates on three aims: to provide an overview of British military intelligence operations in the last 30 years which concentrates on operational not strategic intelligence; to examine the debates...


Strategic Thinking, Deterrence and the US Ballistic Missile Defense Project: From Truman to Obama

by Reuben Steff

This volume is a systematic critical survey of American strategic thinking and the strategic culture in which it is formed. In particular it seeks to interrogate the theory and strategy of nuclear deterrence,...


The Politics of the Black Sea Region: EU Neighbourhood, Conflict Zone or Future Security Community?

by Carol Weaver

The Politics of the Black Sea Region explores and examines the many diverse political, security and economic interests that affect the region and the possible outcomes for it. By reviewing the wider history...


Principled Engagement: Negotiating Human Rights in Repressive States

by Morten B. Pedersen & David Kinley

This book examines the concept of 'principled engagement' as an often overlooked alternative strategy for alleviating human rights violations and improving the framework of human rights protection. Written by...


The Security Context in the Black Sea Region

by Dimitrios Triantaphyllou

This book on the security context in the Black Sea region is a timely endeavour and substantive contribution to understanding the state of play in the region and its linkages to the rest of the world. With contributions...


Continuity, Change and Crisis in Contemporary Ireland

by Brian Girvin & Gary Murphy

The focus of this book is to analyse from a number of perspectives the politics of change in Ireland north and south since 1969. The emergence of the troubles in Northern Ireland, the final push to gain entry...