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  1. Israel's Strategic Agenda

    Edited by Efraim Inbar

    Divided into two clear parts, the first part of this book examines political and economic factors in the global strategic environment including, the approach of US and EU foreign policies towards Israel, global trends in the field of defence industries and the energy sector and their implications...

    Published March 11th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Clinton, Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Interventionism

    Rise and Fall of a Policy

    By Leonie Murray

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    This volume re-examines the evidence surrounding the rise and fall of peacekeeping policy during the first Clinton Administration. Specifically, it asks: what happened to cause the Clinton Executive to abandon its previously favoured policy platform of humanitarian multilateralism? Clinton,...

    Published March 5th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Strategy of Terrorism

    How it Works, and Why it Fails

    By Peter R. Neumann, M.L.R. Smith

    Series: Contemporary Terrorism Studies

    This is the first book to set out a comprehensive framework by which to understand terrorism as strategy. It contends that even terrorism of the supposedly nihilist variety can be viewed as a bona fide method for distributing means to fulfil the ends of policy, that is, as a strategy. The main...

    Published March 5th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Radical Islam and International Security

    Challenges and Responses

    Edited by Efraim Inbar, Hillel Frisch

    Series: BESA Studies in International Security

    Radical Islam poses a political challenge in the modern world which is like that of no other radical religious movement. Ideologically, it is perceived by Western policy makers as threatening the liberal-democratic ideology by which most states in the West abide and which most other states...

    Published March 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  5. Negotiation and Conflict Management

    Essays on Theory and Practice

    By I. William Zartman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

    This book presents a series of essays by I. William Zartman outlining the evolution of the key concepts required for the study of negotiation and conflict management, such as formula, ripeness, pre-negotiation, mediation, power, process, intractability, escalation, and order. Responding to a lack...

    Published March 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Future of Biological Disarmament

    Strengthening the Treaty Ban on Weapons

    By Nicholas A. Sims

    Series: LSE International Studies Series

    This book examines the politics of biological disarmament, focusing on the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) as a treaty regime and the cornerstone of biological disarmament efforts. Biological weapons have long been banned, but the ban needs strengthening. The 1972 Biological Weapons Convention...

    Published February 27th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Territorial Conflicts in World Society

    Modern Systems Theory, International Relations and Conflict Studies

    Edited by Stephen Stetter

    Series: New International Relations

    By bringing into dialogue modern systems theory and international relations, this text provides theoretically innovative and empirically rich perspectives on conflicts in world society. This collection contrasts Niklas Luhmann’s theory of world society in modern systems theory with more classical...

    Published February 27th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Virtuous War

    Mapping the Military-Industrial-Media-Entertainment-Network, 2nd Edition

    By James Der Derian

    Virtuous War is the first book to map the emergence and judge the consequences of a new military-industrial-media-entertainment network. James Der Derian takes the reader from a family history of war and genocide to new virtual battlespaces in the Mojave Desert, Silicon Valley, Hollywood and...

    Published February 24th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding

    Moving From Violence to Sustainable Peace

    Edited by Bruce W. Dayton, Louis Kriesberg

    Series: Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

    This book seeks to examine the causes of escalation and de-escalation in intrastate conflicts. Specifically, the volume seeks to map the processes and dynamics that lead groups challenging existing power structures to engage in violent struggle; the processes and dynamics that contribute to the...

    Published February 11th 2009 by Routledge

  10. U.S. Foreign Policy in Perspective

    Clients, enemies and empire

    By David Sylvan, Stephen Majeski

    What is the long-term nature of American foreign policy? This new book refutes the claim that it has varied considerably across time and space, arguing that key policies have been remarkably stable over the last hundred years, not in terms of ends but of means. Closely examining US foreign policy,...

    Published February 5th 2009 by Routledge