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Britain and the BombNuclear Diplomacy, 1964-1970

Britain and the Bomb: Nuclear Diplomacy, 1964-1970

David James Gill

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780804786584
eISBN:
9780804788588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786584.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Drawing on primary sources from both sides of the Atlantic, Britain and the Bomb explores how economic, political, and strategic considerations have shaped British nuclear diplomacy. The book ... More

Chinese HegemonyGrand Strategy and International Institutions in East Asian History

Chinese Hegemony: Grand Strategy and International Institutions in East Asian History

Feng Zhang

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780804793896
eISBN:
9780804795043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804793896.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores the strategic and institutional dynamics of international relations in East Asian history when imperial China was the undisputed regional hegemon. It draws on both Chinese and ... More

Constructing International Relations in the Arab World

Constructing International Relations in the Arab World

Fred H. Lawson

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753722
eISBN:
9780804768023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753722.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores the emergence of an anarchic states-system in the twentieth-century Arab world. Following the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, Arab nationalist movements first considered ... More

Creating Military PowerThe Sources of Military Effectiveness

Creating Military Power: The Sources of Military Effectiveness

Risa A. Brooks and Elizabeth A. Stanley (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753999
eISBN:
9780804768092
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753999.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines how societies, cultures, political structures, and the global environment affect countries' military organizations. Unlike most analyses of countries' military power, which focus ... More

Culture, Conflict, and Counterinsurgency

Culture, Conflict, and Counterinsurgency

Thomas H. Johnson and Barry Zellen (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804785952
eISBN:
9780804789219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785952.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The examination of wars and conflicts of the twenty-first century immediately draws one to their culture and sectarian dimensions. The contributors to this volume reflect on the following fundamental ... More

Foreign Firms, Investment, and Environmental Regulation in the People's Republic of China

Foreign Firms, Investment, and Environmental Regulation in the People's Republic of China

Phillip Stalley

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804771535
eISBN:
9780804775144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804771535.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book takes as its focus a simple yet critical question: Does foreign direct investment lead to weakened environmental regulation, thereby turning developing countries into “pollution havens?” ... More

Help or HarmThe Human Security Effects of International NGOs

Help or Harm: The Human Security Effects of International NGOs

Amanda Murdie

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804791977
eISBN:
9780804792479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804791977.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Do international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) matter? When do they influence human security? This book offers a comprehensive framework for understanding the effects of international ... More

How India Became TerritorialForeign Policy, Diaspora, Geopolitics

How India Became Territorial: Foreign Policy, Diaspora, Geopolitics

Itty Abraham

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804791632
eISBN:
9780804792684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804791632.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Why do countries go to war over disputed lands? This revisionist study identifies the process of decolonization as the root of contemporary Asian interstate territorial conflicts. It does so by ... More

Intra-Industry TradeCooperation and Conflict in the Global Political Economy

Intra-Industry Trade: Cooperation and Conflict in the Global Political Economy

Cameron Thies and Timothy M. Peterson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804791335
eISBN:
9780804797207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804791335.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book calls for us to rethink what trade most often looks like and how it shapes global institutions, fostering peace among states. It argues that our understanding of trade has not kept pace ... More

Islam in the BalanceIdeational Threats in Arab Politics

Islam in the Balance: Ideational Threats in Arab Politics

Lawrence Rubin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804790796
eISBN:
9780804792103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790796.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book analyzes how ideas, or political ideology, can threaten states and how states react to ideational threats. It examines the threat perception and policies of two Arab, Muslim majority ... More

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