Security Studies

The U.S. Intelligence Community

Jeffrey T. Richelson

Seventh Edition • July 28, 2015 • 632 pages

Print: $52.00 USD/$67.50 CAD • Ebook: $33.99 USD/$33.99 CAD

The role of intelligence in U.S. government operations is more critical than ever to domestic security and foreign policy. This authoritative and highly researched book written by Jeffrey T. Richelson provides a detailed overview of America’s vast intelligence empire, from its organizations and operations to its management structure. Drawing from…

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Critical Issues in Homeland Security: A Casebook

James D. Ramsay, Linda A. Kiltz

First Edition • January 7, 2014 • 384 pages

Print: $35.00 USD/$45.50 CAD • Ebook: $19.99 USD/$19.99 CAD

Critical Issues in Homeland Security: A Casebook encourages analytical and careful examination of practical homeland security problems through the presentation of contemporary cases involving major state or national events. Case studies demonstrate the complexity of challenges within the domain of homeland security policy and administration. Editors James D. Ramsay and…

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Introduction to Homeland Security

Edited by Keith Gregory Logan, James D. Ramsay

First Edition • January 1, 2012 • 432 pages

Print: $45.00 USD/$58.50 CAD • Ebook: $29.99 USD/$29.99 CAD

This book introduces students to the dynamic and complex enterprise that is homeland security. Using a broad lens, the authors explore key operational and content areas, as well as the practices and policies that are part of an effective homeland security program. With original essays from academics and practitioners, the…

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Human Security in a Borderless World

Derek S. Reveron; Kathleen A. Mahoney-Norris

First Edition • February 1, 2011 • 272 pages

Print: $34.00 USD/$43.99 CAD • Ebook: $22.99 USD/$22.99 CAD

An essential text for today’s courses on security studies, foreign policy, international relations, and global issues. Richly illustrated and accessibly written, Human Security in a Borderless World is designed to encourage critical thinking and bring the material to life for students.

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Nuclear Energy and Security in the Former Soviet Union

David R Marples; Marilyn J Young

First Edition • June 14, 1999 • 192 pages

Print: $38.00 USD/$78.99 CAD

Only several years after the collapse of the Soviet Union, nuclear security issues are again at the forefront of international concern. This timely collection addresses issues of cleanup at Chernobyl and other sites of nuclear disasters, nuclear smuggling, safety concerns in the Ukrainian and Russian nuclear industries, and Ukraine’s negotiations…

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No Clear and Present Danger: A Skeptical View of the United States Entry Into World War II

Bruce M Russett

Anniversary Edition • August 1, 1997 • 112 pages

Print: $40.00 USD/$56.50 CAD • Ebook: $25.99 USD/$28.99 CAD

From the Preface to the Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition: This was a controversial book, and likely remains so. The world 25 years later looks quite different. With the end of the Cold War, the United States is now the world’s only superpower. If this country cannot shape the international system and…

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The Global Spread of Arms: Political Economy of International Security

Frederic S Pearson

First Edition • August 15, 1994 • 161 pages

Print: $36.00 USD/$37.50 CAD

Today, despite the end of the cold war, more countries have more sophisticated weapons from more numerous suppliers than ever before. This is partly a product of continuing and growing conflicts — especially regional and interethnic ones — but it also reflects the political and economic difficulties of weaning public…

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Maneuver Warfare Handbook

William S Lind

First Edition • August 6, 1985 • 152 pages

Print: $55.00 USD/$71.50 CAD • Ebook: $36.99 USD/$36.99 CAD

Maneuver warfare, often controversial and requiring operational and tactical innovation, poses perhaps the most important doctrinal questions currently facing the conventional military forces of the U.S. Its purpose is to defeat the enemy by disrupting the opponent’s ability to react, rather than by physical destruction of forces. This book develops…

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