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Published: 08 November 2018

480 Pages


ISBN: 9780198807100

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Strategy in the Contemporary World

Sixth Edition

Edited by John Baylis, James Wirtz, and Colin Gray

  • Leading international scholars provide complete coverage of key enduring, contemporary and emerging issues in strategic studies
  • Tailored learning features encourage students to develop critical thinking skills and encourage readers to reflect upon and evaluate a wide range of perspectives
  • Updated student and lecturer online resources ensure lively engagement with content during teaching activities

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter 19 on non-Western perspectives broadens students' understanding of key global approaches to strategy, and facilitates critical reflection on the limitations inherent within Western-dominated approaches to issues in strategic studies.
  • New chapter 15 on geography and strategy provides fully updated coverage of key developments in strategic warfare. Includes comprehensive treatment of air power and maritime strategy and engages fully with the rapid expansion of space and cyber warfare.

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