BOOK REVIEWS

 

Critical Dialogue: Review of Paul Post, Arguing About Alliances: The Art of Agreement in Military-Pact Negotiations (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2019), and Response to Paul Post’s review of Evan N. Resnick, Allies of Convenience: A Theory of Bargaining in U.S. Foreign Policy (New York: Columbia University Press, 2019), in Perspectives on Politics, 18, No. 2 (June 2020), pp. 563-567.

 

Derek Chollet and James Goldgeier, America Between the Wars From 11/9 to 9/11: The Misunderstood Years Between the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Start of the War on Terror (New York: PublicAffairs, 2008), reviewed in Political Science Quarterly, 124, No. 3 (Fall 2009), pp. 552-554.

 

Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor, Cobra II: The Inside Story of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq (New York: Pantheon Books, 2006), reviewed in Peace and Change, 34, No. 3 (July 2009), pp. 279-282.

 

Parag Khanna, The Second World: Empires and Influence in the New Global Order (New York: Random House, 2008), reviewed in Political Science Quarterly, 123, No. 4 (Winter 2008-2009), pp. 679-681.

 

Terry L. Deibel, Foreign Affairs Strategy: Logic For American Statecraft (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007), reviewed in International Affairs, 84, No. 5 (Sept. 2008), pp. 1079-1080.

 

Randall Schweller, Unanswered Threats: Political Constraints on the Balance of Power (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006), reviewed in Perspectives on Politics, 5, No. 2 (June 2007), pp. 417-418.

 

Ramesh Thakur and Albrecht Schnabel, eds., United Nations Peacekeeping Operations: Ad Hoc Missions, Permanent Engagement (New York: United Nations Press, 2001), reviewed in Journal of International Affairs, 55, No. 2 (Spring 2002), pp. 539-544.

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