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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Compendium: Definition, Countering, International Partnerships, al-Qaeda and Nuclear Weapons, Iraq and After, Future Nuclear Landscape, Future of WMD in 2030
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 233,980. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book is a compendium of eight outstanding reports from the Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD Center).
Policy Analysis in National Security Affairs - New Methods for a New Era, Weapons, Strategies, Nuclear and Conventional Roles, Alliance Leadership, Stability in a Dangerous World, Promoting Democracy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 404,650. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book addresses how to conduct policy analysis in the field of national security, including foreign policy and defense strategy. It illuminates how key methods of analysis can be employed, by experts and nonexperts, to focus widely, address small details, or do both at the same time.
Where the Money Went
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
"Where the Money Went" provides a thoughtful, frequently humorous series of vignettes that cut to the core of many issues currently facing the nation and the world.
America's Security Role in a Changing World - Global Strategic Assessment 2009: Terrorism, Transnational Movements, Changing Character of War, WMD, Middle East, Russia, Europe, Africa, American Power
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 405,680. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Global Strategic Assessment offers a conceptual pathway for U.S. policymakers to begin recalibrating America's security role to reverse what has appeared to be a widening gap between U.S. ends and means, now and in the future.
USAID After-Action Review (AAR) Technical Guidance - Planning, Preparing, Conducting, Follow-Up, Achieving the Development Mission, Correcting Deficiencies, Sustaining Strengths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this handbook—the USAID guide on how to plan, prepare, and conduct an AAR—was developed by USAID Knowledge for Development (KfD) using the United States Army's TC (Technical Circular) 25-20 as a guide.
Armies in Homeland Security: American and European Perspectives - Terrorism, UK Armed Forces, Germany's Military, NATO, Ukrainian, Romania, France, Hungary, Italy, Austria, Bulgaria, Soviet Legacy, EU
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 188,670. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book looks at how a number of states are meeting the challenges of homeland security. The authors examine how Austria, Bulgaria, the European Union, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and the United States have approached the issue of the employment of military forces.
2016 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Clapper Testimony: Cyber Terrorism, Islamic State, ISIS, ISIL, Daesh, Syria, Nuclear and Missile Threats, Russia, Iran, North Korea
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 196,620. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2016 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on February 9, 2016.
Make Sense of 2015
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,300. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In this collection of the best articles of 2015, Fair Observer’s uniqueness shines through. Make Sense of 2015 provides a plurality of perspectives on global affairs. The authors of the different articles come from around the world and have distinctive views.
Analysis of the Threat of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) for Biological Warfare - Bioweapons, Biowar, Bioterrorism, Biotechnology, Synthesized DNA, Pathogens, Toxins, Weaponization
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book is an analysis of the threat of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) for biological warfare.
Elevating the Role of Socioeconomic Strategy in Afghanistan Transition - INTEQAL, Loya Jirga, Opium, Planning and Monitoring Transition Progress, Nation-Building Efforts, Afghan Institutions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book deals with the role of socioeconomic strategy in the ongoing Afghanistan transition.
The Obligations of Military Professionalism - Service Unsullied by Partisanship - Military Values, Public and Private Conduct, Disagreement with Authority, Retired Officers, Implications for Education
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book expresses a set of views on the ethical obligations of members of the American profession of arms in order to stimulate thoughtful discussion and broader debate about the proper limits of acceptable and effective professional conduct.
Are We Prepared? Four WMD Crises That Could Transform U.S. Security: Failed WMD-armed State, Collapse of Nonproliferation Regime, Biological Terror Campaign, Nuclear Detonation in American City
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,970. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report presents four weapons of mass destruction (WMD)-related scenarios that could plausibly occur and radically alter American domestic and national security agendas.
Monopoly of Force: The Nexus of DDR and SSR - Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR) and Security Sector Reform (SSR) - Darfur Peace Process, Nonstate Armed Groups, Afghanistan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 217,870. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report thoroughly examines Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR) and Security Sector Reform (SSR).
Jihadi Discourse in the Wake of the Arab Spring - Islamic Militancy, Terrorism, Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Mubarak, Syria, ISIS, ISIL, Muslim Leaders, Salafis, Jihadism, Osama Bin Ladin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,820. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report analyzes jihadi discourse in the wake of the "Arab Spring" in order to address important questions.
The Group That Calls Itself a State: Understanding the Evolution and Challenges of the Islamic State - ISIS, ISIL, Islamic Terrorism, Parting Ways with al-Qaida, Military, Foreign Fighter Threat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,350. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the history and current status of ISIS.
The Rationale of Political Assassinations - Context, Logic, Landscape and General Trends, Causes, Facilitators, Consequences, Policy Implications, Coups D'etat, Typologies, Targets, Heads of State
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study aims to improve our understanding of the causes and implications of political assassinations by utilizing a comprehensive data set and by employing quantitative analyses.
Islamic Groups' Social Service Provision and Attitudinal Change in Egypt - Muslim Brotherhood, al-Gamiyya al-Shariyya, Provisions under Nasser, Sadat, Mubarak, Violence, Sectarianism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,330. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the role of social service provisions by Islamic groups in Egypt.
Held Hostage: Analyses of Kidnapping Across Time and Among Jihadist Organizations - Islamic Terrorism, al Qaeda, ISIS, ISIL, Taliban, Boko Haram, Al Nusra, al-Shabaab, Historical Perspective, Pirates
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 127,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book provides policymakers, practitioners, and academics with data and analysis regarding kidnapping events perpetrated by jihadist groups against Westerners in non-Western countries.
Dysfunction and Decline: Lessons Learned From Inside Al-Qaida in Iraq: Harmony Project - ISIS, Declassified Documents, Indoctrination in Combat Environments, Sunni Rejection, Secular Resistance
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book is based in part on newly declassified documents drawn from the Department of Defense's Harmony database.
Convergence: Illicit Networks and National Security in the Age of Globalization - Money Laundering, Threat Finance, Narcotics, Transnational Organized Crime, Sex Traffic, Black Market, Urbanization
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 234,770. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of illicit networks and national security in the modern "globalized" world.