The Woodrow Wilson Center Press

Woodrow Wilson Center Press is the book publishing program of the Center.  We publish the work of fellows, other scholars in residence, and staff of the Center, as well as books derived from the Center’s programming.  Subjects range throughout the areas pursued at the Center, with particular strengths in Cold War history, urban studies, international relations, Latin American studies, Russian, Ukrainian, and Soviet studies, and Asian studies.  The press is an associate member of the Association of American University Presses.

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Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition

Revised and updated second edition
Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition, edited by Jan H. Kalicki and David L. Goldwyn
Jan Kalicki, David L. Goldwyn
The second, completely updated edition of this widely read and respected guide is the most authoritative survey available on the perennial question of energy security. Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition gathers today's topmost foreign policy and energy experts and leaders to assess how the United States can integrate its energy and national security interests. 

“Required reading for those seeking to understand the strategic-level importance of energy interests and economics in the area of foreign policy. It will have a valued place on my desk.”—Maria van der Hoeven, Executive Director, International Energy Agency

“The illustrious array of international energy experts...provides a thorough, insightful, and compelling analysis of the new challenges and opportunities facing the world energy community today.”—Abdalla Salem El Badri, Secretary General, OPEC

“Path-breaking...a roadmap for energy empowerment in the 21st century. The analysis is based on solid research, and the recommendations are well written, well organized, and cogently argued.”—Strobe Talbott, President, The Brookings Institution and former US Deputy Secretary of State

Current Releases

Great Powers, Small Wars: Asymmetric Conflict since 1945 by Larisa Deriglazova

Great Powers, Small Wars: Asymmetric Conflict since 1945

Larisa Deriglazova

Great Powers, Small Wars uses quantitative research and two in-depth case studies to examine factors of asymmetric conflicts since the end of World War II.

Contested Frontiers in the Syria-Lebanon-Israel Region: Cartography, Sovereignty, and Conflict by Asher Kaufman

Contested Frontiers in the Syria-Lebanon-Israel Region: Cartography, Sovereignty, and Conflict

Asher Kaufman

Contested Frontiers in the Syria-Lebanon-Israel Region studies one of the flash points of the Middle East—a region of roughly 100 square kilometers where Syria, Lebanon, and Israel come together but where the borders have never been clearly marked. Asher Kaufman analyzes this geopolitical conflict, and reflects on the meaning of borders and frontiers today.

The Other Population Crisis: What Governments Can Do about Falling Birth Rates by Stephen Philip Kramer

The Other Population Crisis: What Governments Can Do about Falling Birth Rates

Steven Philip Kramer

In many developed countries, population decline poses economic and social strains and may even threaten national security. Through case studies of Sweden, France, Italy, Japan, and Singapore, The Other Population Crisis explores national efforts to promote births and the significant government role in stopping declines in birth rates. 

Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition, edited by Jan H. Kalicki and David L. Goldwyn

Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition

The second, completely updated edition of this widely read and respected guide is the most authoritative survey available on the perennial question of energy security. Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition gathers today's topmost foreign policy and energy experts and leaders to assess how the United States can integrate its energy and national security interests. 

Globalization and America's Trade Agreements by William Krist

Globalization and America's Trade Agreements

William Krist

Globalization and America's Trade Agreements reviews the impact of the United States' complex trade agreements of the past 25 years, and examines the issues in recent rounds of GATT/WTO negotiations and numerous free trade agreements.

Woodrow Wilson Center Press Reviews

Policing Democracy, Overcoming Obstacles to Citizen Security in Latin America

Mark Ungar

"Very few scholars in the field have the grasp of recent changes in and problems of systems of citizen security in Latin America that this author has. His vision is comprehensive, extending from policing to the judiciary to the prison system."
—Anthony W. Pereira, Tulane University

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