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  1. The Politics of Arctic Sovereignty

    Oil, Ice, and Inuit Governance

    By Jessica M. Shadian

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Interest in Arctic politics is on the rise. While recent accounts of the topic place much emphasis on climate change or a new geopolitics of the region, the history of the Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC) and Arctic politics reaches back much further in time. Drawing out the complex relationship...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. US-UK Counter-Terrorism after 9/11

    A qualitative approach

    By Edgar Tembo

    Series: Contemporary Terrorism Studies

    This book provides a qualitative analysis of post-9/11 counter-terrorism strategy undertaken by the United Kingdom and United States of America. Since 9/11, both the UK and the U.S have significantly revamped their counter-terrorism approaches. The approaches apply, to varying degrees, three key...

    Published January 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Asia-Pacific Security Dynamics in the Obama Era

    A New World Emerging

    By S Mahmud Ali

    Series: Politics in Asia

    This book examines the critical changes to the Asia-Pacific security architecture emerging in the context of shifts in the global order as the Obama Administration’s major strategic innovation and likely legacy unfold. The author reviews the state of the international security system during the...

    Published January 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Anglo-American Relations

    Contemporary Perspectives

    Edited by Steve Marsh, Alan P. Dobson

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This book provides an examination of contemporary Anglo-American relations. Sometimes controversially referred to as the Special Relationship, Anglo-American relations constitute arguably the most important bilateral relationship of modern times. However, in recent years, there have been frequent...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The USA and Canada 2014

    16th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

    Combining impartial analysis with reliable facts and figures, this fully revised and updated 16th edition provides up-to-date commentary on these vast North American nations. New for 2014: five new essays covering the politics of climate change in North America, the US federal deficit and national...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  6. US Defense Politics

    The origins of security policy, 2nd Edition

    By Harvey M. Sapolsky, Eugene Gholz, Caitlin Talmadge

    This textbook provides an accessible overview of US defense politics for upper-level students. This new edition has been fully updated and revised, with a new chapter on intelligence and new material on unmanned drones, women in the military, the Tea Party, and other key issues. Analyzing the ways...

    Published November 29th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Military Strategy as Public Discourse

    America's war in Afghanistan

    By Tadd Sholtis

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This book presents the current history of United States military strategy in Afghanistan as an example of dysfunctional policy discourse among the nation’s elites. The legitimacy of a country’s military strategy can become a subject of intense public debate and doubt, especially in prolonged...

    Published November 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. A Citizen’s Guide to American Foreign Policy

    Tragic Choices and the Limits of Rationality

    By David Patrick Houghton

    Series: Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs

    American foreign policy often looks like a trail of man-made debris and disaster. Of course, the explanations for many poorly-made decisions are rather complex. In this brief and cogent analysis, Houghton shows us that understanding American foreign policy often comes down to recognizing the...

    Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Political Consequences of Anti-Americanism

    Edited by Richard Higgott, Ivona Malbasic

    Series: Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    Anti-Americanism as a concept is confused, often used in a contradictory fashion and invariably driven by emotion rather than intellect. Nevertheless, it casts a long policy shadow with adverse consequences (both real and potential) for actors including those who may not support the concept. This...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Transatlantic Relations in the 21st Century

    Europe, America and the Rise of the Rest

    By Erwan Lagadec

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book offers an overview of the interface between European integration, transatlantic relations, and the 'rise of the rest' in the early 21st century. The collapse of the Soviet bloc opened up an era in which the drivers and perceived benefits of the US alliance among European countries have...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge