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The Strategic Environment for Defence Recommended Reading

Key texts

  • Collins, A. (ed.) (2013) Contemporary security studies. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Great Britain. Ministry of Defence (2014) Strategic trends programme: global strategic trends - out to 2040. 5th edn. Shrivenham: DCDC) Available at:
  • Wilkinson, P. (2011) Terrorism versus democracy: the liberal state response. 3rd edn. Abingdon: Routledge.
  • Roberts, A. and Guelff, R. (2000) Documents on the laws of war. 3rd edn. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Additional sources

  • Buzan, B. (1987) An introduction to strategic studies. London: Macmillan.
  • Buzan, B. (1991) People, states and fear: an agenda for international security studies. London: Harvester Wheatsheaf
  • Buzan, B., Weaver, O. and de Wilde, J. (1998) Security: a new framework for analysis. Boulder, CO.: Lynne Reinner Publishers, Inc.
  • Chutter, D. (2011) Governing and managing the defence sector. Pretoria/Tshwane: International Security Studies. Available at:
  • Mietzner, M. (2006) The politics of military reform in post-Suharto Indonesia: elite conflict, nationalism and institutional resistance. Washington, DC: East-West Centre. Available at:
  • Conboy, K. (2006) The second front. Jakarta: Equinox Publishing.
  • Snyder, C.A. (ed.) (1999) Contemporary security and strategy. London: Macmillan.
  • White, B., Little, R. and Smith, M. (eds.) (2001) Issues in world politics. New York: Palgrave.
  • Allison, A. and Solnit D. (2007) Army of none. New York: Seven Stories Press.
  • Propatria, T. (2004) Reformasi sektor keamanan Indonesia. Jakarta: Propatria Institute.
  • Gray, C.S. (2006) Strategy and history. London and New York: Routledge.
  • Baylis, J., Wirtz, J. Gray, C.S. (2009) Strategy in the contemporary world: an introduction to strategic studies. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Green, L. (2008) The contemporary law of armed conflict. 3rd edn. Manchester: Manchester University Press (Melland Schill Studies in International Law).
  • Gray, C. (2004) International law and the use of force. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Barker, C.J. (2003) International law and international relations. London: Continuum Press.
  • Walzer, M. (2006) Just and unjust wars. New York: Basic Books.