Strategic Studies Quarterly

Volume 02 Issue 2 - Summer 2008

  • Published
  • Strategic Studies Quarterly, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL

Understanding Requirements of Future Strategy
Col P. Mason Carpenter I, USAF


An Airman’s Perspective: Air, Space, and Cyberspace Strategy for the Pacific

Gen Howie Chandler, USAF

Ballistic Missile Defense: A National Priority
Jeff Sessions

The Drawdown Asymmetry: Why Ground Forces Will Depart Iraq but Air Forces Will Stay
Lt Col Clint “Q” Hinote, USAF

Why the Bush Administration Invaded Iraq: Making Strategy after 9/11
Jeffrey Record

Genocide and Airpower
Douglas Peifer


Book Reviews

The State of the Earth: Environmental Challenges on the Road to 2100
Paul K. Conkin - Reviewed by: John T. Ackerman, PhD

Ruling But Not Governing: The Military and Political Development in Egypt, Algeria, and Turkey
Steven A. Cook - Reviewed by: David S. Sorenson, PhD

Learning Large Lessons: The Evolving Roles of Ground Power and Air Power in the Post–Cold War Era
David E. Johnson - Reviewed by: Bert Frandsen, PhD

Hitting First: Preventive Force in U S Security Strategy
William W. Keller and Gordon R. Mitchell - Reviewed by: Anthony C. Cain, PhD

The Color of Empire: Race and American Foreign Relations
Michael L. Krenn - Reviewed by: Michael Prince

Predators and Parasites: Persistent Agents of Transnational Harm and Great Power Authority
Oded Löwenheim - Reviewed by: Maj Robert Munson, USAFR

Instant Nationalism: McArabism, al-Jazeera, and TransnationalMedia in the Arab World
Khalil Rinnawi - Reviewed by: Col Robert A. Potter, USAF, Retired

Culture, Conflict, and Mediation in the Asian Pacific
Bruce E. Barnes - Reviewed by: Stefan Eisen Jr., PhD

The Israel-Palestine Conflict: One Hundred Years of War
James L. Gelvin - Reviewed by: Lt Col George King, USAF, Retired

The UN’s Role in Nation-Building: From the Congo to Iraq
James Dobbins - Reviewed by: Maj Ed Ouellette, USAF

Enlisting Madison Avenue: The Marketing Approach to Earning Popular Support to Theaters of Operation
Todd C. Helmus, Christopher Paul, and Russell W. Glenn - Reviewed by: Maj Samuel B. Highley, USAF

State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration
James Risen - Reviewed by: Robert W. Allen, PhD

Chasing Ghosts: Unconventional Warfare in American History
John J. Tierney Jr. - Reviewed by: Donald A. MacCuish, PhD

The Wolves of Islam: Russia and the Faces of Chechen Terror

Paul J. Murphy - Reviewed by: Mark J. Conversino, PhD

Britain, Soviet Russia, and the Collapse of the Versailles Order, 1919-1939
Keith Neilson - Reviewed by: Jason Zaborski

 Download in PDF Format

Join the Strategic Conversation

Visit the Air University Press on FacebookFacebook Logoand Join the Strategic Conversation.

What are your thoughts on SSQ?

Air University Press Logo