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  • Logistics in the National Defense

    Logistics in the National Defense
    av Joyce Cain Fiske

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313227165

    The author develops the concept that logistics constitute a bridge between the national economy and the combat forces. He explains the role of the civilian as well as of the professional, and discusses the differences in their modes of thought and m…

  • Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440833526

    A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical…

  • Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832277

    A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical…

  • A Military History of the Ottomans

    A Military History of the Ottomans
    av Mesut Uyar

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275988760

    The Ottoman Army had a significant effect on the history of the modern world and particularly on that of the Middle East and Europe. This study, written by a Turkish and an American scholar, is a revision and corrective to western accounts because i…

  • The New China-Russia Alignment

    The New China-Russia Alignment
    av Richard Weitz

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440847363

    This volume identifies the main drivers of the current Sino-Russian relationship, assesses whether-and under what conditions-China and Russia would cooperate more extensively and effectively against American interests, and recommends U.S. policies t…

  • Outsourcing War to Machines

    Outsourcing War to Machines
    av Paul J. Springer

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440830853

    Military robots are affecting both the decision to go to war and the means by which wars are conducted. This book covers the history of military robotics, analyzes their current employment, and examines the ramifications of their future utilization.…

  • Imponderable but Not Inevitable

    Imponderable but Not Inevitable

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313378829

    This book fills an important gap in the literature of modern warfare by focusing on random elements in warfare often overlooked in both the planning and execution of military operations-factors that can turn certain success into devastating failure.…

  • Ukraine

    Ukraine
    av Taras Kuzio

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440835025

    A definitive contemporary political, economic, and cultural history from a leading international expert, this is the first single-volume work to survey and analyze Soviet and post-Soviet Ukrainian history since 1953 as the basis for understanding th…

  • North Korea under Kim Chong-il

    North Korea under Kim Chong-il
    av Ken E. Gause

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313381751

    This much-needed study draws on fresh material and firsthand observation to provide an understanding of North Korea as it exists today.North Korea under Kim Chong-il: Power, Politics, and Prospects for Change delves deeply into what we know-and what…

  • Cyber Threat

    Cyber Threat
    av Chris Bronk

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440834981

    This book presents a holistic view of the geopolitics of cyberspace that have arisen over the past decade, utilizing recent events to explain the international security dimension of cyber threat and vulnerability, and to document the challenges of c…

  • Ethnic Conflict and Global Security

    Ethnic Conflict and Global Security
    av Jean Abshire

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440840937

    This book provides readers with insights into some of the world's most challenging cases of ethnic conflict while offering invaluable analysis of the implications of the conflicts for regional and international security.Ethnic Conflict and Global Se…

  • A History of Genocide in Africa

    A History of Genocide in Africa
    av Timothy J. Stapleton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440830518

    Based on a series of detailed case studies, this book presents the history of genocide in Africa within the specific context of African history, examining conflicts in countries such as Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Namibia, Rwanda, and Sud…

  • Emerging Security Challenges

    Emerging Security Challenges
    av Seung-Whan Choi

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440863042

    This book looks into four areas of our world's international security crisis: the growing threat of America's homegrown jihadists, the continuing rise of terrorism, the causes of gross violations of human rights, and the pervasiveness of civil war.W…

  • Peacemaking [2 volumes]

    Peacemaking [2 volumes]

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313375767

    In a world where conflict is never ending, this thoughtful compilation fosters a new appreciation of the art of peacemaking as it is understood and practiced in a variety of contemporary settings.Peacemaking: From Practice to Theory is about seeing,…

  • Islamic Fundamentalism

    Islamic Fundamentalism
    av Lawrence Davidson

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440829437

    This review of the evolution of Islamic fundamentalism and Western-Muslim relations-from the events of September 11, 2001, to the present day-offers insight into the movement's historical roots and growing contemporary influence.Given the volatile n…

  • Counterterrorism [2 volumes]

    Counterterrorism [2 volumes]

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781598845440

    This two-volume set examines modern nation-state legislative, diplomatic, military, and non-military attempts to combat terrorism within and outside state borders. The articles which comprise this comprehensive reference work address counterterroris…

  • Terrorists in Our Midst

    Terrorists in Our Midst

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313375705

    This unique work analyzes for the first time how foreign-affinity terrorism works in a major democratic nation like the United States, and what this country must do to survive the terror challenge, on both conventional and unconventional levels.To d…

  • Cyber-threats, Information Warfare, and Critical Infrastructure Protection

    Cyber-threats, Information Warfare, and Critical Infrastructure Protection
    av Anthony H. Cordesman

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275974237

    During the last two decades, the infrastructure of the U.S. economy has undergone a fundamental set of changes. It has steadily increased its reliance on its service sector and high-technology economy. The U.S. has come to depend on computers, elect…

  • Best of Intentions

    Best of Intentions
    av Henry D. Sokolski

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275972899

    Although the United States efforts to prevent the spread of strategic weapons have varied significantly since 1945, they all presumed to be avoiding one or another type of strategic war. To the extent their military scenarios were sound, so too were…

  • Arms Control [2 volumes]

    Arms Control [2 volumes]
    av Robert E. Williams

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275998202

    Set against a backdrop of terrorism, rogue states, non-conventional warfare, and deteriorating diplomacy, this encyclopedia offers a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, up-to-date reference on the recent history and contemporary practice of arms contr…

  • Homeland Security and Intelligence, 2nd Edition

    Homeland Security and Intelligence, 2nd Edition

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440857751

    Now updated and expanded for its second edition, this book investigates the role intelligence plays in maintaining homeland security and emphasizes that effective intelligence collection and analysis are central to reliable homeland security.The fir…

  • Homeland Security and Intelligence, 2nd Edition

    Homeland Security and Intelligence, 2nd Edition

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440856389

    Now updated and expanded for its second edition, this book investigates the role intelligence plays in maintaining homeland security and emphasizes that effective intelligence collection and analysis are central to reliable homeland security.The fir…

  • Death Orders

    Death Orders
    av Anna Geifman

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275997526

    This fascinating study shows how terrorism as developed and practiced in Romanov Russia has, over the past century, manifested itself as the template for modern and postmodern terrorism as a universal sociocultural, psychological, and existential ex…

  • The Three U.S.-Mexico Border Wars

    The Three U.S.-Mexico Border Wars
    av Tony Payan

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440835414

    This book addresses the three central issues that continue to dominate the U.S.-Mexico relationship today: drugs, immigration, and security. Nowhere is this more palpable than at the 2,000-mile border shared by the two countries.The U.S.-Mexico bord…

  • Competing Western Strategies Against the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction

    Competing Western Strategies Against the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction
    av David A. Cooper

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275974770

    Preventing the spread of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) is an urgent national and international security objective. How to realize this goal is a controversial matter, though. Chemical and biological weapons and missile technology are threats to…

  • Reagan, Bush, Gorbachev

    Reagan, Bush, Gorbachev

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440836343

    This work is a contemporary chronicle of the Cold War and offers an analysis of policy and rhetoric of the United States and Soviet Union during the 1980s. The authors examine the assumptions that drove political decisions and the rhetoric that defi…

  • Waging War to Make Peace

    Waging War to Make Peace
    av Susan Yoshihara

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275999919

    A revealing examination looks at the decision-making in four NATO capitals about waging war in Kosovo and Iraq.Written by a combat veteran who also served on the faculty of the Naval War College, Waging War to Make Peace: U.S. Intervention in Global…

  • After the Breakup of a Multi-Ethnic Empire

    After the Breakup of a Multi-Ethnic Empire
    av Susanne M. Birgerson

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275969509

    The relationship between the Russian Federation and the 14 non-Russian successor states is unequal, with Russia the dominant power. This power imbalance is a hold-over from the Soviet era in which the RSFSR was first among equals. Empires, like the…

  • After the Breakup of a Multi-Ethnic Empire

    After the Breakup of a Multi-Ethnic Empire
    av Susanne M. Birgerson

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275969653

    The relationship between the Russian Federation and the 14 non-Russian successor states is unequal, with Russia the dominant power. This power imbalance is a hold-over from the Soviet era in which the RSFSR was first among equals. Empires, like the…

  • Zones of Conflict in Africa

    Zones of Conflict in Africa

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275974473

    Torn by ongoing civil and military violence, Africa presents a challenge to scholars interested in the root causes of conflict. Each conflict is unique, but overall they exhibit common patterns. The contributors of this book employ an eclectic array…

  • Terrorism, Inc.

    Terrorism, Inc.
    av Colin P. Clarke

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440831034

    This in-depth, historical analysis of terrorism investigates the major funding streams of terrorists, insurgents, guerrillas, warlords, militias, and criminal organizations throughout the world as well as the efforts of the international community t…

  • The Insurgency in Chechnya and the North Caucasus

    The Insurgency in Chechnya and the North Caucasus
    av Robert W. Schaefer

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313386343

    For the first time, a military expert on both Russia and insurgency offers the definitive guide on activities in Southern Russia, explaining why the Russian approach to counter terrorism is failing and why terrorist and insurgent attacks in Russia h…

  • Ballistic Missile Defense and the Future of American Security

    Ballistic Missile Defense and the Future of American Security
    av Roger Handberg

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275970093

    American politicians have long been troubled by the question of whether or not to deploy a national missile defense system. The argument has focused upon the questions of cost, both political and fiscal, plus the reliability of the technologies. Thi…

  • Power and Policy

    Power and Policy
    av Thomas Knight Finletter

    Inbunden - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837161891

  • African Foreign Policy and Diplomacy from Antiquity to the 21st Century [2 volumes]

    African Foreign Policy and Diplomacy from Antiquity to the 21st Century [2 volumes]
    av Daniel Don Nanjira

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313379826

    This book offers a continent-wide examination of Africa's foreign policy and diplomacy, addressing the relevance of its many languages, precolonial history, traditional value systems, and previous international relationships.African statehood predat…

  • Beyond Sand and Oil

    Beyond Sand and Oil
    av Jack Caravelli

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313387050

    This text provides an up-to-date overview of nuclear weapons in the politically fragile Middle East, discussing the evolution and future of national programs, as well as the current challenge posed by Iran.Shortly after World War II, the Middle East…

  • Of Knowledge and Power

    Of Knowledge and Power
    av Robert Kennedy

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440836282

    This work examines the labyrinth of complexities that confronts the Intelligence Community in its efforts to provide accurate and timely intelligence in support of American foreign policy and national security interests. Kennedy begins with an analy…

  • Intelligence and Government in Britain and the United States [2 volumes]

    Intelligence and Government in Britain and the United States [2 volumes]
    av Philip H.J. Davies

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275975722

    Bringing a dose of reality to the stuff of literary thrillers, this masterful study is the first closely detailed, comparative analysis of the evolution of the modern British and American intelligence communities.Intelligence and Government in Brita…

  • Security in a Changing World

    Security in a Changing World
    av Volker Franke

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275972806

    The end of the Cold War has brought about significant changes in the political, economic, social, and cultural structure of the international system. Absent a distinct enemy and the threat of global thermonuclear war, the United States today faces a…

  • Security in a Changing World

    Security in a Changing World
    av Volker Franke

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275972790

    The end of the Cold War has brought about significant changes in the political, economic, social, and cultural structure of the international system. Absent a distinct enemy and the threat of global thermonuclear war, the United States today faces a…

  • Protecting Airline Passengers in the Age of Terrorism

    Protecting Airline Passengers in the Age of Terrorism

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313354533

    When it comes to airline security, there is nothing more important than getting people to their destinations safely. Transportation security is also a key component in the overall mission of protecting the nation against terrorist attacks. But airli…

  • Never Will We Forget

    Never Will We Forget

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440836237

    Never Will We Forget deals with the most enduring and moving side of World War II, the personal side. These are the stories of some 400 men and women, who, though they experienced the war in wildly different ways, were all profoundly affected by it.…

  • Supply Chain Security [2 volumes]

    Supply Chain Security [2 volumes]
    av Andrew R. Thomas

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313364204

    A practical, global-centric view of how to make the worldwide supply chain safer, more resilient, and efficient.With more and more enterprises managing supply operations that reach farther and farther from headquarters, Supply Chain Security: Intern…

  • America and the Cold War, 1941-1991 [2 volumes]

    America and the Cold War, 1941-1991 [2 volumes]
    av Norman A. Graebner

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313385254

    Three distinguished diplomatic historians offer an assessment of the Cold War in the realist tradition that focuses on balancing the objectives of foreign policy with the means of accomplishing them.America and the Cold War, 1941-1991: A Realist Int…

  • Food as a Human Right

    Food as a Human Right
    av William D. Schanbacher

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440861772

    This important work addresses the difficult ethical issues surrounding the accessibility of food to all people as a human right, and not a privilege that emerges because of social structure or benefit of geography.Food sovereignty-the right of peopl…

  • The Rise of the American Security State

    The Rise of the American Security State
    av M. Kent Bolton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440843198

    This book examines the impact of the National Security Act of 1947, the most important foreign policy legislation that many Americans (including policymakers and academics) have never heard of.Since September 11, 2001, the White House-under both Bus…

  • The Failure of Counterinsurgency

    The Failure of Counterinsurgency
    av Ivan Eland

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440830099

    This book examines the implications of counterinsurgency warfare for U.S. defense policy and makes the compelling argument that the United States' default position on counterinsurgency wars should be to avoid them.Given the unsatisfactory outcomes o…

  • Contemporary Security Issues in Africa

    Contemporary Security Issues in Africa
    av William A. Taylor

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440851902

    This compelling book serves as a comprehensive resource for readers interested in contemporary security issues in Africa. It details the impact of complex challenges in Africa and explains why addressing them grows increasingly important.Presenting…

  • The Strategy Makers

    The Strategy Makers
    av Beatrice Heuser

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275998264

    This book reintroduces readers to the lives and writings of the greatest military minds of the modern era, writers whose ideas and teachings continue to shape the conduct of war in the 21st century.The word "strategy" only came into usage in West Eu…

  • Security Issues in the Greater Middle East

    Security Issues in the Greater Middle East

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440833984

    This textbook anthology of selected readings on pressing Middle East security concerns serves as an invaluable single-volume assessment of critical security issues in nations such as Afghanistan, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, and Yemen.…

  • Security Issues in the Greater Middle East

    Security Issues in the Greater Middle East

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440835407

    This textbook anthology of selected readings on pressing Middle East security concerns serves as an invaluable single-volume assessment of critical security issues in nations such as Afghanistan, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, and Yemen.…

  • Strategic Threats and National Missile Defenses

    Strategic Threats and National Missile Defenses
    av Anthony H. Cordesman

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275974251

    Proliferation poses a broad range of threats to the United States, as well as to our allies and coalition partners. Intercontinental missiles armed with weapons of mass destruction are one of these threats, and it has become obvious that rogue natio…

  • The Magnitude of Genocide

    The Magnitude of Genocide
    av Colin Tatz

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440831607

    This book defines genocide, distinguishing it from mass murder, war crimes, and other atrocities; allows readers to grasp the magnitude of the crime of genocide across time and throughout human civilization; and facilitates an understanding of new a…

  • No More Secrets

    No More Secrets
    av Hamilton Bean

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313391552

    This in-depth analysis shows how the high stakes contest surrounding open source information is forcing significant reform within the U.S. intelligence community, the homeland security sector, and among citizen activists.Since 9/11, U.S. intelligenc…

  • Evolutionary Theory and Ethnic Conflict

    Evolutionary Theory and Ethnic Conflict

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275971434

    James and Goetze bring together contributors of varied backgrounds, ranging from evolutionary theorists to game theorists to analysts of specific ethnic conflict. Their work represents a coherent attempt at evaluating the usefulness of evolutionary…