The LSE IDEAS Cold War Studies Programme is home to the editorial offices of both the journal  Cold War History and The Cambridge History of the Cold War. In addition, CWSP staff and fellows have written numerous books, journal and magazine articles.

Cold War History Journal

ColdWarHistoryCold War History is based in the LSE IDEAS Cold War Studies Programme at the London School of Economics. It aims to make available to the general public the results of recent research on the origins and development of the Cold War and its impact on nations, alliances and regions at various levels of statecraft, as well as in areas such as the military and intelligence, the economy, and social and intellectual developments. More



CWSP Staff and Fellows have authored and edited a number of groundbreaking and award winning books.  More

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Recent Articles

Marie Julie Chenard, 'Seeking Détente and Driving Integration – The European Community's opening towards the People's Republic of China, 1975-1978', Journal of European Integration History (2012).

Wes Ullrich, "Preventing Peace", Cold War History, Vol 11.3 (August 2011).

Artemy Kalinvosky, "The Blind Leading the Blind: Soviet Advisers and Nation-Building in
Afghanistan" Cold War International History Project, Working Paper # 60
(Washington, DC: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, January 2010).