The World of National Security, Summarized.
Executive summaries of classic and contemporary books from top publishers on national security, diplomacy, international relations, grand strategy, intelligence, economics, and related fields.
10-minute reads and discussion on the best scholarship, designed for busy national security professionals.
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the most important academic insights.
The most important foundations for national security and grand strategy are found in the study of international relations and security studies. These fields provide a variety of models and perspectives to analyze the most important challenges in international politics – which will help you understand the dynamics with a greater deal of strategic context than what is found in daily news stories. These works deal not only with what is happening, but why it is occurring.
by rapidly reviewing the key points.
Each year, there are dozens of books published on these subjects. For security professionals, keeping up with the pace of new publishing is challenging – let alone leave time to explore or revisit the long list of older, but highly influential works. This site provides a solution that helps bridge the theory/practice divide that has plagued security studies. It helps you quickly grasp the most critical aspects of works you are interested in, while exposing you to a range of books you soon will be!
with security professionals and scholars.
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