Paul Kennedy

Paul Kennedy, the J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History and Director of International Security Studies at Yale, is the author and editor of fifteen books, including The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers. His latest book is The Parliament of Man: The Past, Present, and Future of the United Nations. (November 2006)

The Worst of Times?

The Worst of Times?

The War of the World: Twentieth-Century Conflict and the Descent of the West

by Niall Ferguson

November 2, 2006 issue

Mission Impossible?

Mission Impossible?

Colossus: The Price of America's Empire

by Niall Ferguson

The Geographical Pivot of History

an article by Halford J. Mackinder

Democratic Ideals and Reality

by Halford J. Mackinder

June 10, 2004 issue

The Modern Machiavelli

The Tragedy of Great Power Politics

by John J. Mearsheimer

No Virtue Like Necessity: Realist Thought in International Relations Since Machiavelli

by Jonathan Haslam

The Shield of Achilles: War, Peace, and the Course of History

by Philip Bobbitt

November 7, 2002 issue


The Ends of the Earth: A Journey at the Dawn of the 21st Century

by Robert D. Kaplan

September 19, 1996 issue

Can the US Remain Number One?

The Weary Titan: Britain and the Experience of Relative Decline, 1895–1905

by Aaron L. Friedberg

The Future of American Strategy

by David C. Hendrickson

Thinking About America: The United States in the 1990s

edited by Annelise Anderson, edited by Dennis L. Bark

Preventing World War III: A Realistic Grand Strategy

by David M. Abshire

March 16, 1989 issue

Not So Grand Strategy

Discriminate Deterrence: Report of the Commission on Integrated Long-Term Strategy

co-chaired by Fred C. Iklé and Albert Wohlstetter

May 12, 1988 issue

The Reasons Why

The Origins of the First World War

by James Joll

March 14, 1985 issue

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