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The Quran, As Seen by the Muslims
March 29, 2016
The Quran, As Seen by the Muslims
Discovering how most Muslims see their holy book means treading between the two extremes of radical Islam and liberal Western scholarship.
The Quran, As Seen by the Muslims
Review: <i>The Tears of the Rajas: Mutiny, Money and Marriage in India 1805-1905</i>
May 23, 2015
Review: The Tears of the Rajas: Mutiny, Money and Marriage in India 1805-1905
An excellent new book considers some of the less salutary aspects of Britain's history in India.
Review: The Tears of the Rajas: Mutiny, Money and Marriage in India 1805-1905
The New Decentralized World Order
July 09, 2014
The New Decentralized World Order
Just because rising powers have benefited from the U.S.-led global order does not mean they will leave it intact.
The New Decentralized World Order
The US Should Celebrate Its Decline
June 25, 2014
The US Should Celebrate Its Decline
The Upside of Down argues that the U.S. is declining — and that’s a good thing, especially for Washington.
The US Should Celebrate Its Decline
Implosion: Cataloguing Modern India
March 17, 2014
Implosion: Cataloguing Modern India
Is India's national narrative fundamentally one of decay or of hope?
Implosion: Cataloguing Modern India
The Air-Sea Battle Debate Heats Up
February 22, 2014
The Air-Sea Battle Debate Heats Up
Plus, contemporary nuclear strategy and correcting misconceptions on Iran. Weekend links.
The Air-Sea Battle Debate Heats Up
India and China Are Not Destined to Clash
December 21, 2013
India and China Are Not Destined to Clash
In Samudra Manthan, C. Raja Mohan predicts that Sino-Indo rivalry will extend to the maritime domain. That's questionable.
India and China Are Not Destined to Clash
Failure Won’t Deter US Nation-Building Complex
December 05, 2013
Failure Won’t Deter US Nation-Building Complex
Jeremi Suri shows that US nation-building is too deeply rooted to be impeded by the Iraq and Afghanistan debacles.
Failure Won’t Deter US Nation-Building Complex
Cyber War: Why More May Be Better
September 22, 2013
Cyber War: Why More May Be Better
In Cyber War Will Not Take Place, Thomas Rid argues that cyber attacks will bring peace.
Cyber War: Why More May Be Better
Debating Mahan in the 21st Century
August 26, 2013
Debating Mahan in the 21st Century
A new edited volume of Mahan’s work will hopefully revive a discussion on the naval theorist’s continued relevance.
Debating Mahan in the 21st Century
Book Review- The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future
September 03, 2012
Book Review- The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future
Despite some limitations, Victor Cha provides the most comprehensive and current book on this paradoxical state.
Book Review- The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future
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