Summer Reading Sale

Recently Viewed clear list

Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lisa Howorth: IMG So Many Books, So Many Writers

I'm not a bookseller, but I'm married to one, and Square Books is a family. And we all know about families and how hard it is to disassociate... Continue »

Qualifying orders ship free.
New Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse Politics- United States Foreign Policy

This title in other editions

Statecraft & Security: The Cold War & Beyond


Statecraft & Security: The Cold War & Beyond Cover


Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This book shows how different countries and different groups of countries are confronting urgent issues of statecraft in a period of radical global transformation. An influential and distinguished group of contributors examines the lessons and legacies of the Cold War, the key powers and their policies in the post-Cold War world, and changing ideas about human society at a time of transformation. The book will help readers to think about statecraft and security in the first truly global age.


A comparative analysis of international security issues in the post-Cold War era.

Table of Contents

Introduction Ken Booth; Part I. Cold War: Lessons and Legacies: 1. Cold Wars of the mind Ken Booth; 2. Who is to blame for the Cold War Raymond L. Garthoff; 3. Nuclear lessons of the Cold War Richard Ned Lebow and Janice Gross Stein; 4. A Cold War life, and beyond Ken Booth, Michael Clarke, Donald Daniel, Cori Dauber, Michael Herman and John McDonnell; Part II. Post-Cold War: Power and Policies: 5. Can the United States lead the world John Steinbruner; 6. Can Russia escape its past? Oles M. Smolansky; 7. Imperialism, dependency and autocolonialism in the Eurasian space Karen Dawisha; 8. Western Europe: challenges of the post-Cold War world Catherine McArdle Kelleher; 9. Europe and the wider world: the security challenge Robert O’Neill; 10. A new Japan? A new history? Geoffrey Hawthorn; 11. New China, new Cold War? Michael Cox; 12. Africa: crisis and challenge; 13. Of medium powers and middling roles Denis Stairs; Part III. Beyond: Resistances and Re-inventions: 14. International peace and security in the twenty-first century Barry M. Blechman; 15. Affluence, poverty and the idea of a post-scarcity society Anthony Giddens; 16. The future of the human past Philip Allott; Conclusion: security within global transformation Ken Booth; Index.

Product Details

Booth, Ken
Cambridge University Press
Ken, Booth
Booth, Ken
Booth, Ken
Modern - 20th Century
International Relations
World politics
Cold war
Modern - 20th Century/Nuclear Age
World politics -- 1989-
Political Freedom & Security - International Secur
Cold War -- Influence.
Politics-United States Foreign Policy
Publication Date:
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
9.00x6.00x1.00 in. 1.59 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Borderlines #17: Whose Hunger?:... New Trade Paper $32.50

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Music » Instruments » General
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Foreign Policy
History and Social Science » World History » 1650 to Present
History and Social Science » World History » General

Statecraft & Security: The Cold War & Beyond New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$143.50 In Stock
Product details 376 pages Cambridge University Press - English 9780521474535 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A comparative analysis of international security issues in the post-Cold War era.
  • back to top
Follow us on...

Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at