The Role of the Military after the Arab Spring
Series: Cass Military Studies
This volume examines the role of the security sector in the Arab Spring and its role in the subsequent process of democratization. It argues that in the new Millennium, some Arab militaries have begun to adopt a new role as ‘democracy managers’ rather than as protectors of ...
To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge
This book analyses security strategies in the American world order, systematically comparing Russian, Middle Eastern and European policies. The main finding is that the loss of relative power has decisive importance for the security strategies of states, but that particular strategies can only be...
Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge
A Theory and its Implications
This new book offers a coherent model of a unipolar world order. Unipolarity is usually described either as a ‘brief moment’ or as something historically insignificant. However, we have already seen nearly twenty years of virtual unipolarity and this period has been of great significance for world...
Published July 23rd 2012 by Routledge
The end of the Cold War profoundly affected Middle Eastern politics. In Unipolarity and the Middle East a neorealist model for unipolarity is put forward in order to explain the effects of the end of the Cold War as well as the subsequent international dynamics. The new international dynamics are...
Published June 29th 2000 by Routledge
This collaborative work focuses on the international dimension of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania's security challenges post their re-emergence as independent states in 1991. Given their specific geopolitical positioning between the 'old West and Russia', however, they are subjected to particularly...
Published May 19th 1998 by Routledge