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  1. The Causes and Consequences of South Asia's Nuclear Tests

    By Hilary Synnott

    Series: Adelphi series

    Why did India and Pakistan carry out nuclear tests in 1998 and what are the consequences of their actions? This paper examines the complex domestic and international factors that persuaded each country to drop its long-standing nuclear ambiguity. It also unravels the repercussions of the tests,...

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Towards a Russia of the Regions

    By Martin Nicholson

    Series: Adelphi series

    Russia's state system has changed significantly since 1991, but the question of how the country should be governed has not been answered. Russia's constitutional framework is weak and inherently flawed, and the balance of political and economic power between the centre and the regions is...

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Disintegrating Indonesia?

    Implications for Regional Security

    By Tim Huxley

    Series: Adelphi series

    Since the collapse of President Suharto's New Order regime in 1998 and the international intervention in East Timor in 1999, there has been much speculation in South-east Asia and the West over whether Indonesia - weakened by economic difficulties, social distresses and political instability - has...

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  4. NATO's Balkan Interventions

    By Dana H. Allin

    Series: Adelphi series

    Examines NATO's Balkan interventions over the entire decade starting with the break-up of Yugoslavia in 1992. Focusing on the wars in Bosnia and Kosovo, it traces the record of early transatlantic failures and later successes as once bitterly divided allies were able, finally, to unite around some...

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  5. The Strategic Implications of China's Energy Needs

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Xuanli Liao, Roland Dannreuther

    Series: Adelphi series

    China is frequently described as a threat to regional and global stability and its rapidly rising demand for imported energy is seens as one cause of this threat. This book shows that domestic politics and foreign policy have both played a part in China's recent major energy policy decisions....

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Globalisation and Insecurity in the Twenty-First Century

    NATO and the Management of Risk

    By Christopher Coker

    Series: Adelphi series

    Discusses the impact of globalisation on security in the West and in particular the way it has changed the nature of NATO as well as its security agenda....

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Security Sector Reform

    Issues, Challenges and Prospects

    By Jane Chanaa

    Series: Adelphi series

    Over the last decade, the failure of countries to emerge from conflict and the rise of 'failed states' has focused attention on state security sectors. External actors involved in 'protectorates' such as Kosovo and East Timor and peace agreements such as Cambodia, El Salvador or Bosnia have come...

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  8. From Congo to Kosovo

    Civilian Police in Peace Operations

    By Annika S Hansen

    Series: Adelphi series

    An examination of the role of civilian police in peace operations, which has expanded greatly since the early 1990s and has culminated in international policemen assuming responsibility for law and order in Kosovo and East Timor. It looks at the way civilian police play a critical role in reforming...

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Dealing with the Threat of Cruise Missiles

    By Dennis M Gormley

    Series: Adelphi series

    How can the core transatlantic Allies make coalitions more effective? One year on from Kosovo, disparities in the capabilities of the coalition partners, as well as uneven levels of prior coordination, persist. To address these problems will require much greater force planning in...

    Published February 14th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Ballistic-Missile Defence and Strategic Stability

    By Dean A. Wilkening

    Series: Adelphi series

    Should the US deploy ballistic-missile defences? The arguments for and against are becoming increasingly polarised. This paper offers what is currently lacking in the debate: a quantitative analysis of how well defences would have to work to meet specific security objectives, and what level of...

    Published February 13th 2005 by Routledge