International Security Studies


Book Discussion—Undeclared War and the Future of U.S. Foreign Policy

September 12, 2008 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Speaker/author: Kenneth B. Moss, Professor of National Security Studies, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, National Defense University

Ending Terrorism: Lessons for Defeating Al-Qaeda

September 08, 2008 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Audrey Cronin, Professor, U.S. National War College

Can Military Strikes Destroy Iran's Gas Centrifuge Program?

September 05, 2008 // 12:00pm1:30pm
David Albright, President, Institute for Science and International Security

Just How Much Can the IAEA Safeguard?

June 13, 2008 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Henry Sokolski, Executive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center

Book Launch: America between the Wars: From 11/9 to 9/11

June 10, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
With authors James Goldgeier, Professor of Political Science, George Washington University and Derek Chollet, Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security; and commentator, James Mann, Author-in-Residence, Foreign Policy Institute, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

The Situation in Iraq

May 30, 2008 // 11:00am12:00pm
Dr. Adnan Pachachi, National Assembly member and former Foreign Minister of Iraq, offered an important and thoughtful perspective on what it will take to pull his country out of violence and economic devastation.

Book Launch-- A Choice of Enemies: America Confronts the Middle East

May 20, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
with author and speaker: Sir Lawrence Freedman, Professor of War Studies, King's College, London

Thinking Strategically about Terrorist Travel

May 01, 2008 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Stewart A. Baker, Assistant Secretary for the Office of Policy Directorate, Department of Homeland Security

Henry Kissinger and the American Century

April 28, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Jeremi Suri, professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and author of Henry Kissinger and the American Century, Melvyn P. Leffler, Edward Stettinius Professor of American History at the University of Virginia, and a former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, and Thomas Blanton, Director of the National Security Archive at George Washington University.

South Asia's Nuclear Tests, Ten Years Later: So What?

April 23, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Speakers: Robert Einhorn, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Devin Hagerty, University of Maryland, Baltimore County; Peter Lavoy, National Intelligence Officer for South Asia; Naeem Salik, Visiting Scholar, SAIS


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Experts & Staff

  • Robert S. Litwak // Vice President for Scholars and Academic Relations and Director, International Security Studies
  • Tonya Boyce // Program Assistant, International Security Studies