Learn about the books, reports, and journal articles our faculty have published.

Articles and Reports

Correspondence: The Limits of Damage Limitation

August 02, 2017

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Charles Glaser "Correspondence: The Limits of Damage LimitationInternational Security, Vol. 42, No. 1 (Summer 2017), pp. 193-207.

Small Footprint, Small Payoff: The Military Utility of Security Force Assistance

April 28, 2017

Journal of Strategic Studies 2017Stephen Biddle, Julia Macdonald & Ryan Baker (2017): Small footprint, small payoff: The military effectiveness of security force assistance, Journal of Strategic Studies, DOI:10.1080/01402390.2017.1307745

The Role of Effects, Saliences and Norms in US Cyberwar Doctrine

April 10, 2017

journal of cybersecurityGlaser, Charles L., and Henry Farrel. "The Role of Effects, Saliences, and Norms in US Cyberwar Doctrine," Journal of Cybersecurity. Vol. 3, No. 1 (2017), pp. 7-17.


Video: Stephen Biddle's Talk on U.S. Policy Against the Islamic State

On Monday, December 4 Professor Stephen Biddle unpacked the problems with the U.S. military approach against the Islamic State and presented three options that the U.S. military can choose. If you missed the talk or would like to share it, the video is now available! 

SPS Program Awarded FAO Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative Contract

The Security Policy Studies program, led by Joanna Spear, associate professor of international affairs, was awarded a competitive contract for the Foreign Area Officer (FAO) Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative. This program, beginning in July 2015, will provide FAOs with advanced understanding and analysis of the most current regional security affairs, and the impact of regional activities on interagency and joint operations.

Enhancing U.S. Support for Peace Operations in Africa

In this Council on Foreign Relations Special Report, Paul D. Williams argues that greater U.S. involvement is necessary to enhance the quality and success of peacekeeping missions.