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Forthcoming Books

  1. Ethics, Technology and the American Way of War

    Cruise Missiles and US Security Policy

    By Reuben E. Brigety II

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    A new investigation into how the advent of precision-guided munitions affects the likelihood of US policy makers to use force. As such, this is an inquiry into the impact of ethics, strategy and military technology on the decision calculus of national leaders. Following the first Gulf War in...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The State and Security in Mexico

    Transformation and Crisis in Regional Perspective

    Edited by Brian Bow, Arturo Santa-Cruz

    Series: Routledge Studies in North American Politics

    At the turn of the millennium, Mexico seemed to have finally found its path to political and economic modernization; a state which had been deeply embedded in society was being pulled out, with new political leaders allowing market forces to play a greater role in guiding the nation’s economic...

    To Be Published January 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The President, the State and the Cold War

    Comparing the Foreign Policies of Truman and Reagan

    By James Bilsland

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    US foreign policy during the Cold War has been analysed from a number of perspectives, generating large bodies of literature attempting to explain its origins, its development and its conclusion. However, there are still many questions left only partially explained. In large part this is because...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Latino Gender Gap in U.S. Politics

    By Christina E. Bejarano

    Series: Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

    Many questions remain unanswered about the observable differences in voting behavior, partisanship, and cultural attitudes among men and women. Latino political participation in the United States is generally lower than the rest of the population, mainly due to their high proportion of youth and...

    To Be Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. US Presidential Doctrines

    American Outlook

    By Aiden Warren, Joseph M. Siracusa

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    This book comprehensively outlines and evaluates the key US Presidential Doctrines extending back to George Washington and concludes with the more recent doctrines of the Bush and Obama Administrations. With the term "doctrine" (re)attaining prominence in the in the early 21st Century and, more...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Democracy Promotion, National Security and Strategy

    Foreign Policy under the Reagan Administration

    By Robert Pee

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    This book investigates the relationship between democracy promotion and US national security strategy through an examination of the Reagan administration’s attempt to launch a global campaign for democracy in the early 1980s, which culminated in the foundation of the National Endowment for...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Obama Doctrine

    Legacy and Continuity in US Foreign Policy

    Edited by Michelle Bentley, Jack Holland

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    In 2009, President Barack Obama was inaugurated under the highest of expectations and hailed as a dynamic and effective statesperson who would reverse the controversial extremes that had characterised the George W. Bush era. Obama’s first term, however, was subject to intense criticism; not only...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The US Economy and Neoliberalism

    Alternative Strategies and Policies

    Edited by Nikolaos Karagiannis, Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi, Swapan Sen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    In recent times, policy makers, scientists, academics and commentators have become increasingly nervous about the US economic downturn. Discussions have centred around the range and magnitude of the country’s socio-economic problems, its vexing production decline and its unsatisfactory...

    To Be Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. US-Asia Economic Relations

    A political economy of crisis and the rise of new business actors

    By Justin Robertson

    In a world of continuing financial volatility, this book critically evaluates the oft-cited claim that US firms and the US government attempt to open emerging markets in economic distress and acquire valuable industrial and financial assets. Focusing particularly on Korea and Thailand, the...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. US Economic Statecraft for Survival, 1933-1991

    Of Sanctions, Embargoes and Economic Warfare

    By Alan P. Dobson

    How have US economic defence policies promoted its security since 1933?US Policies of Economic Warfare, 1933-1991 concentrates on an important and neglected facet of America's fight for survival in the latter half of the twentieth century. It explains how US policy-makers crafted and used...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge