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  • Intelligence Analysis

    Intelligence Analysis
    av Wayne Michael Hall

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382659

    This book offers a vast conceptual and theoretical exploration of the ways intelligence analysis must change in order to succeed against today's most dangerous combatants and most complex irregular theatres of conflict.Intelligence Analysis: How to…

  • Hamas

    Hamas
    av Jennifer Jefferis

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440839023

    Structured around key elements at the regional, political, institutional, and personal levels of analysis, this is a complete and forward-leaning view of Hamas that provides a deep and detailed examination of the history, ideology, political prospec…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • The Psychology of Genocide, Massacres, and Extreme Violence

    The Psychology of Genocide, Massacres, and Extreme Violence
    av Donald G. Dutton

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275990008

    Chronicling horrific events that brought the 20th century to witness the largest number of systematic slaughters of human beings in any century across history, this work goes beyond historic details and examines contemporary psychological means that…

  • Soviet Submarine Operations in Swedish Waters

    Soviet Submarine Operations in Swedish Waters
    av Michael Leitenberg

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275928421

    Milton Leitenberg has done us a great service. His balanced and comprehensive reconstruction of the history of Soviet submarine operations in Swedish waters will benefit all students of Soviet policy and practice in Northern Europe. The accompanying…

  • The New China-Russia Alignment

    The New China-Russia Alignment
    av Richard Weitz

    Inbunden - 2022 - 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…

  • 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.…

  • The Dragon Looks South

    The Dragon Looks South
    av Bronson Percival

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275994266

    China has made extraordinarily rapid gains in Southeast Asia since it turned its old confrontational policy on its head in 1997. The Dragon Looks South focuses closely on the past five years and is a comprehensive work that reviews all aspects of Ch…

  • Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440834707

    A comprehensive overview of counterterrorism that examines key aspects of the fight against terrorism, including intelligence, law enforcement, the military, financial and criminal activity, ethics, and social media.Recent terrorist actions in the U…

  • Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832833

    A comprehensive overview of counterterrorism that examines key aspects of the fight against terrorism, including intelligence, law enforcement, the military, financial and criminal activity, ethics, and social media.Recent terrorist actions in the U…

  • The Politics of Food

    The Politics of Food
    av William D. Schanbacher

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313363283

    A description of the current global food system, this book challenges our ethical responsibility to the global poor and implicates us all for failing to curb global hunger and malnutrition.The Politics of Food: The Global Conflict between Food Secur…

  • 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 fa…

  • The Coming Balkan Caliphate

    The Coming Balkan Caliphate
    av Christopher Deliso

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275995256

    The Balkans—the gateway between East and West—are also Europe's soft underbelly, a rough neighborhood where organized crime and terrorism present a constant threat. This eye-opening book details how 15 years of misguided Western interven…

  • The Imperial Presidency and the Consequences of 9/11 [2 volumes]

    The Imperial Presidency and the Consequences of 9/11 [2 volumes]

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275994402

    The issue of the imperial presidency, which is raised in connection with the Bush administration's response to the legal issues flowing from the 9/11 attacks, is one that now resonates broadly across the American political landscape: not just with D…

  • 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—an…

  • Conflicting Currents

    Conflicting Currents

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313351594

    The subjects covered in this collection will appeal to a range of scholars, specialists, and general readers. The contributions of the Japanese scholars will not go unnoticed either for they draw on many primary sources in Japan that have yet to be…

  • 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…

  • Salvaging American Defense

    Salvaging American Defense
    av Anthony H. Cordesman

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275992576

    From grassroots terrorism to the nuclear ambitions of hostile nations, the United States faces increasingly complex threats to its national security. Combating these threats continues to demand a reshaping of the nation's security structure, militar…

  • Ethnic Conflict and Global Security

    Ethnic Conflict and Global Security
    av Jean Abshire

    Inbunden - 2022 - 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…

  • Global Security Watch?China

    Global Security Watch?China
    av Richard Weitz

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313384820

    This book presents a comprehensive overview of China's main foreign and defense policies, providing students, policy makers, and general readers with an up-to-date assessment of this most important country.Global Security Watch—China presents…

  • To Serve with Honor

    To Serve with Honor
    av Richard A. Gabriel

    Inbunden - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313225451

  • The Failure of Atomic Strategy and a New Proposal for the Defence of the West.

    The Failure of Atomic Strategy and a New Proposal for the Defence of the West.
    av Ferdinand Otto Miksche

    Inbunden - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837190235

  • Arctic Doom, Arctic Boom

    Arctic Doom, Arctic Boom
    av Barry Scott Zellen

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313380129

    An expert examination of the way climate change is transforming the Arctic environmentally, economically, and geopolitically, and how the challenges of that transformation should be met.A growing number of scientists estimate that there will be no s…

  • Turning Point

    Turning Point
    av Robert Daniel Tschirgi

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275999568

    The danger raised by the terrorist threat is real, existential, and vital to the United States. But the attacks on 9/11 have been broadly misunderstood. In assessing the meaning and significance of the war on terror, Tschirgi raises many issues rela…

  • 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,…

  • Understanding China and India

    Understanding China and India
    av Rollie Lal

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275989682

    Key to developing national security strategy is figuring out what other countries want. What are their national interests? How do they perceive them? How do they project them onto the world stage? Understanding all of this helps us to predict their…

  • Arab-Israeli Military Forces in an Era of Asymmetric Wars

    Arab-Israeli Military Forces in an Era of Asymmetric Wars
    av Anthony H. Cordesman

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275991869

    The reality of the Arab-Israeli balance now consists of two subordinate balances: Israel versus Syria and Israel versus the Palestinians. The book analyzes these two balances in detail and their impact on defense planning in each country and on the…

  • The New Iranian Leadership

    The New Iranian Leadership
    av Yonah Alexander

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275996390

    Since his election, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran has reversed the more moderate and pluralistic policies of his predecessor and projected himself onto the public scene with headline-grabbing speeches regarding Jews and the state of Israel,…

  • 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 th…

  • 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…

  • Clausewitz Reconsidered

    Clausewitz Reconsidered
    av H. P. Willmott

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313362767

    This fascinating book assesses Prussian military thinker Carl von Clausewitz's famous theory on warfare in relation to historical and modern-day conflict—and future trends.Carl von Clausewitz's On War is arguably the most important single work…

  • Clausewitz Reconsidered

    Clausewitz Reconsidered
    av H. P. Willmott

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313362866

    This fascinating book assesses Prussian military thinker Carl von Clausewitz's famous theory on warfare in relation to historical and modern-day conflict—and future trends.Carl von Clausewitz's On War is arguably the most important single work…

  • 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…

  • Military Justice

    Military Justice
    av Lawrence J. Morris

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275993665

    Public, press, and academic interest in the military justice system has increased over the past generation. This is a result of several high-profile trials (the Sergeant Major of the Army and Kelly Flinn, among many others), a popular TV show (even…

  • Phantom Reflections

    Phantom Reflections
    av Mike McCarthy

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275993276

    Although it took place over three decades ago, the Vietnam War, at times, seems to be a scar that will not heal. This memoir/essay details the journey of an extremely eager true believer, a young pilot who couldn't wait to get in the war, and was af…

  • Homeward Bound

    Homeward Bound
    av Richard H. Taylor

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275983857

    The story of veterans coming home from wars has not been concisely recorded to highlight the major problems they've faced. Having gone to war and survived, they have expectations, hopes, and dreams of a better life. In Homeward Bound, Taylor chronic…

  • Cyber Warfare

    Cyber Warfare
    av Paul Rosenzweig

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313398957

    This book provides an up-to-date, accessible guide to the growing threats in cyberspace that affects everyone from private individuals to businesses to national governments.Cyber Warfare: How Conflicts In Cyberspace Are Challenging America and Chang…

  • Israeli War Widows

    Israeli War Widows
    av Lea Shamgar Handelman

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897890946

    An excellent, well-written study. . . . Unique in its sociological focus and its emphasis on young widows. Choice [In] this intelligent and emotionally gripping book, [the author] peels away both the cultural-symbolic layer of heroism in war and the…

  • Political Islam from Muhammad to Ahmadinejad

    Political Islam from Muhammad to Ahmadinejad

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313372230

    This collection of 15 essays illuminates the evolution of political Islam from the era of the Prophet Muhammad to the presidency of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in Iran.Under the auspices of the Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa, Joseph…

  • 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…

  • The Few. The Proud.

    The Few. The Proud.
    av Sara Sheldon

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275999933

    On a dark night in February 2005, Sara Sheldon arrived at Camp Fallujah, outside the dangerous ancient city for which it was named. Armed only with a camera, a laptop, and notepads, she was a spectator to the war who secured permission to embed with…

  • Terrorism and the State

    Terrorism and the State
    av William Perdue

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275931407

    Terrorism and the State is a volume on the political economy of terrorism. Emphasizing the role of ideological systems in the definition of political violence, this book is theoretical, historical, and critical. It first presents and refutes the two…

  • Nuclear Strategy in the Twenty-First Century

    Nuclear Strategy in the Twenty-First Century
    av Stephen J. Cimbala

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275968694

    The future of nuclear weapons and nuclear strategy in the 21st century is not entirely predictable from the Cold War past. Nor is it easy to foresee on the basis of what has happened since the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991. Cimbala contends that nu…

  • 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…

  • Global Security Watch?Pakistan

    Global Security Watch?Pakistan
    av Syed Farooq Hasnat

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313346972

    This book details the domestic security concerns of Pakistan, encompassing the dangers of insurgencies, the effects of religious extremism and terrorism, and the malfunction of its political institutions.In recent years Pakistan has emerged as a maj…

  • 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…

  • UN Peacekeeping

    UN Peacekeeping
    av Andrzej Sitkowski

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275992149

    In this book, Andrzej Sitkowski confronts two basic peacekeeping myths. First, the belief that peacekeeping is separate from peace enforcement blurs this difference and undermines the viability of peacekeeping operations. Secondly, it is widely beli…

  • Influence Warfare

    Influence Warfare
    av James J. F. Forest

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313347313

    This important work, edited by an expert on terrorism, focuses on the 21st-century struggle for strategic influence and ways in which states can neutralize the role of new media in spreading terrorist propaganda.In an era where anyone can have acces…