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  1. US Defence Strategy from Vietnam to Operation Iraqi Freedom

    Military Innovation and the New American War of War, 1973-2003

    By Robert R. Tomes

    Series: Strategy and History

    US Defence Strategy from Vietnam to Operation Iraqi Freedom examines the thirty-year transformation in American military thought and defence strategy that spanned from 1973 through 2003. During these three decades, new technology and operational practices helped form what observers dubbed a '...

    Published January 25th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Deterring International Terrorism and Rogue States

    US National Security Policy after 9/11

    By James H. Lebovic

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This new study challenges the widely held view that many current US adversaries cannot be deterred, maintaining that deterrence is not a relic of the Cold War period and that it should shape US policies toward so-called ‘rogue states’ and terror groups. James Lebovic argues that deterrence...

    Published November 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  3. Vietnam in Iraq

    Tactics, Lessons, Legacies and Ghosts

    Edited by David Ryan, John Dumbrell

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    More than most post-1970 conflicts involving US forces, the conflict in Iraq has been fought out against a background of frequently invoked memories from the era of the Vietnam War. The essays in this book offer a series of perspectives on connections and parallels between the Vietnam War and the...

    Published October 26th 2006 by Routledge

  4. The United States and Europe

    Beyond the Neo-Conservative Divide?

    Edited by John Baylis, Jon Roper

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    A penetrating new examination of the triangular political and cultural relationship between America, Britain, and continental Europe. This relationship is both fraught and dynamic. Post-war reconstruction of Europe brought integration. Creating a ‘United States of Europe’ was a goal...

    Published October 5th 2006 by Routledge

  5. US-Indian Strategic Cooperation into the 21st Century

    More than Words

    Edited by Sumit Ganguly, Andrew Scobell, Brian Shoup

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    In this edited book, leading scholars and analysts trace the origins, evolution and the current state of Indo-US strategic cooperation. During the Cold War, owing to opposing grand strategies, the two states frequently found themselves at odds. With the end of the Cold War and the demise of the...

    Published August 10th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Transatlantic Counter-Terrorism Cooperation

    The New Imperative

    By Wyn Rees

    An incisive new analysis of transatlantic security cooperation, probing the roots as well as the future directions of this key relationship in world affairs. Since the 1990s, this cooperation has expanded from traditional military security issues into countering terrorism, international...

    Published August 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  7. US Foreign Policy since 1945

    2nd Edition

    By Alan Dobson, Alan P. Dobson, Steve Marsh, Steve Marsh

    Series: The Making of the Contemporary World

    US Foreign Policy since 1945 is an essential introduction to postwar US foreign policy. It combines chronologic and thematic chapters to provide an historical account of US policy and to explore key questions about its design, control and effects. New features of this second edition...

    Published July 12th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Imperialism and Resistance

    By John Rees

    A unique critique of the new economic and military imperialism of the United States and its allies in the twenty-first century. Inspired by the anti-globalization and anti-war movements, in which the author himself has played a crucial role, this is also an accessible introduction to the...

    Published June 29th 2006 by Routledge

  9. The Third Indochina War

    Conflict between China, Vietnam and Cambodia, 1972-79

    Edited by Odd Arne Westad, Sophie Quinn-Judge

    Series: Cold War History

    This new collection explores the origins and key issues of the Third Indochina War, which began in 1979. Drawing on unique documentation from all sides, leading contributors reinterpret and demystify the long-term and immediate causes of the Vietnamese-Cambodian and Sino-Vietnamese...

    Published June 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  10. Warriors and Politicians

    US Civil-Military Relations under Stress

    By Charles A. Stevenson

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    With historical case studies ranging from the Revolutionary War to the war in Iraq, this new book shows how and why the US military is caught between two civilian masters – the President and Congress – in responding to the challenges of warfighting, rearmament, and transformation. Charles...

    Published May 18th 2006 by Routledge