This accessibly written textbook explains the whole subject of strategy within the contexts that give it meaning. It aims to identify and explain the rich contextuality of strategic affairs, to explain the subject as a whole. While strategy always has political, ethical,...
To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge
An introduction to strategic history, 2nd Edition
War, Peace and International Relations provides an introduction to the strategic history of the past two centuries, showing how those 200 years were shaped and reshaped extensively by war. The book takes a broad view of what was relevant to the causes, courses, and consequences of wars. Written by...
Published October 21st 2011 by Routledge
This new edition of one of the most widely read textbooks in its field introduces the reader to data analysis with the most powerful and versatile statistical package on the market: IBM SPSS Statistics 19. Each new release of SPSS Statistics features new options and other improvements. There...
Published August 16th 2011 by Psychology Press
Enterprise and Culture is a uniquely wide-ranging, insightful and well-informed critical evaluation of the economic and social project of creating an enterprise culture.Colin Gray argues that the failure of small enterprise policy is not just a question of economics, but is also caused by...
Published February 28th 2007 by Routledge
Over the last few years intensive community programmes for both young and adult offenders have become established in the UK as an important new component of penal policy - the ISSP (Intensive Supervision and Surveillance Programme) for persistent and serious young offenders, and the ICCP (Intensive...
Published July 1st 2006 by Willan
Essays on Theory and Practice
Series: Strategy and History
Strategy and History comprises a selection of Professor Gray's key contributions to strategic debate over the past thirty years. These essays have been selected both because they had significant messages for contemporary controversies, and because they have some continuing relevance for...
Published April 13th 2006 by Routledge
Revolutions in Military Affairs and the Evidence of History
Series: Strategy and History
In this volume, Professor Colin Gray develops and applies the theory and scholarship on the allegedly historical practice of the 'Revolution in Military Affairs' (RMA), in order to improve our comprehension of how and why strategy 'works'.The author explores the RMA hypothesis both theoretically...
Published March 25th 2004 by Routledge
A practical handbook on the management of building design, this guide explains the processes, roles and responsibilities of those involved in the design of the building, as well as ways to maximise efficiency. Well structured and easy to read, the book includes useful notes and checklists on, for...
Published December 18th 2000 by Routledge
Geopolitical conditions influence all strategic behaviour - even when cooperation among different kinds of military power is expected as the norm, action has to be planned and executed in specific physical environments. The geographical world cannot be avoided, and it happens to be 'organized' into...
Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge