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  1. The War on Terrorism and the American 'Empire' after the Cold War

    By Alejandro Colas, Richard Saull

    This new study shows how the American-led ‘war on terror’ has brought about the most significant shift in the contours of the international system since the end of the Cold War. A new ‘imperial moment’ is now discernible in US foreign policy in the wake of the neo-conservative rise to power in...

    Published November 24th 2005 by Routledge

  2. The Waning of Major War

    Theories and Debates

    Edited by Raimo Vayrynen

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book is a systematic effort by leading international scholars to map the trends in major-power warfare and explore whether it is waxing or waning. The main point of departure is that major-power war as a historical institution is in decline. This does not mean, though, that wars between states...

    Published November 24th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Disaster Dictionary

    The Definitive Guide to Related Terms, Acronyms and Concepts for Emergency Planning and Operations

    By Daniel J. Bibby

    The Disaster Dictionary identifies terms, acronyms, and related concepts. More than 1,100 entries are derived from many types of disasters and crisis scenarios. Appendix A provides a detailed description of Weapons of Mass Destruction: their classification, characteristics, and response protocols....

    Published October 30th 2005 by CRC Press

  4. Liberalism and War

    The Victors and the Vanquished

    By Andrew Williams

    Series: New International Relations

    Military power is now the main vehicle for regime change. The US army has been used on more than 30 different occasions in the post-Cold War world compared with just 10 during the whole of the Cold War era. Leading scholar Andrew Williams tackles contemporary thinking on war with a...

    Published October 24th 2005 by Routledge

  5. The Thailand-Burma Railway, 1942-1946

    Documents and Selected Writings

    Edited by PAUL KRATOSKA

    The construction of the railway between Thailand and Burma in the Second World War using forced labour and prisoners of war has been the subject of numerous memoirs, novels and the famous Hollywood film The Bridge over the River Kwai. Yet documentation and primary sources offering an account of the...

    Published October 20th 2005 by Routledge

  6. The Military Balance 2005-2006

    October, Vol. 105, 105th Edition

    Series: The Military Balance

    Published annually by the International Institute for Strategic Studies, The Military Balance is an assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of 169 countries world-wide. The book is a region-by-region analysis of the major military and economic trends and developments...

    Published October 20th 2005 by Routledge

  7. ASEAN's Diplomatic and Security Culture

    Origins, Development and Prospects

    By Jurgen Haacke

    Member states of ASEAN - the Association of South-East Asian Nations - have developed a distinctive approach to political and security co-operation. This approach builds on the principles of sovereign equality, non-intervention and non-interference, quiet diplomacy, mutual respect, and the...

    Published September 21st 2005 by Routledge

  8. Forensic Computer Crime Investigation

    Edited by Thomas A. Johnson

    Series: International Forensic Science and Investigation

    The Digital Age offers many far-reaching opportunities - opportunities that allow for fast global communications, efficient business transactions…and stealthily executed cyber crimes. Featuring contributions from digital forensic experts, the editor of Forensic Computer Crime Investigation presents...

    Published September 19th 2005 by CRC Press

  9. The Politics of Empire

    War, Terror and Hegemony

    Edited by Joseph Peschek

    An incisive new account of George W. Bush’s America, which asks key questions of the world’s only superpower. What is distinctive about the Bush administration’s militarism and unilateralism? What are the political, ideological, and economic roots of the turn in U.S. foreign policy? In what ways...

    Published September 8th 2005 by Routledge

  10. The Politics of Empire

    War, Terror and Hegemony

    Edited by Joseph Peschek

    In the year after the September 11, 2001 attacks the Bush administration put together the elements of a far-reaching foreign policy doctrine based on unilateral action, pre-emptive military strikes, and prevention of the emergence of any strategic rivals to U.S. supremacy. Bush’s grand strategy was...

    Published September 8th 2005 by Routledge