Journals and publication series

SIRIUS - Journal for Strategic Analysis

The editors are the Director of the ISPK Prof. Dr. Joachim Krause (managing), the President of the Federal Academy for Security Policy, Dr. Karl-Heinz Kamp. Professor Dr. Carol Masala of the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich, and Prof. Dr. Andreas Wenger of the CSS of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich.

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ISPK Policy Briefs

ISPK Policy Briefs are condensed analyses of current hot topics. They are less focused on the scientific method but rather aim to highlight the essential facts of a topic area. The Policy Briefs are much shorter than working papers and monographs, contain recommendations for action and are addressed to decision makers from politics, administration and economy as well as to the press.

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Working Papers "Kiel Analyses on Security Policy

Short studies by the Institute's staff on ongoing research projects are published in the series "Kieler Analysen zur Sicherheitspolitik".

Outstanding theses by students of CAU Kiel that have resulted from the Institute's teaching activities are also published in this series.

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Monograph Series "German Strategic Studies

The ISPK regularly publishes the results of its research in its own monograph series "German Strategic Studies".

Staff members of the Institute are represented in anthologies as authors and editors with both the German and foreign research communities.

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Monograph series "Kieler Schriften zur Politischen Wissenschaft" (Kiel Papers on Political Science)

As part of the Institute for Political Science at Christian Albrechts University in Kiel, ISPK staff members publish in the publication series "Kieler Schriften zur Politischen Wissenschaft".

The books in this series can be obtained from Peter Lang Verlag 

See a complete listing of this series here: Overview of monograph series "Kieler Schriften zur Politischen Wissenschaft"



Cover Jahrbuch Terrorismus

Jahrbuch Terrorismus

Das Jahrbuch enthält eine umfangreiche Datensammlung sowie Analysen zu terroristischen Brennpunkten.

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Cover The Decline of European Naval Forcest

Conceptualizing Naval and Maritime Strategy

This book brings together experts from the United States, Europe, and Asia to reflect on how maritime and naval strategy is conceptualised and how it has been used.

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Cover Assessing Chinas...

Assessing China's Naval Power

Technological Innovation, Economic Constraints, and Strategic Implications.

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Cover Stabilisierungseinsaetze

Stabilisierungseinsätze als gesamtstaatliche Aufgabe

Erfahrungen und Lehren aus dem deutschen Afghanistaneinsatz zwischen Staatsaufbau und Aufstandsbewältigung (COIN).

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