• LSE IDEAS Editor-in-Chief Nick Kitchen publishes book chapter
    Dr Nick Kitchen, Editor-in-Chief at LSE IDEAS, has published a chapter titled 'Ideas of Power and the Power of Ideas' in the recently published book 'Neoclassical Realism in European Politics' by Asle Toje & Barbara Kunz (Eds.).
  • The Contradictions of Hegemony: The United States and the Arab Spring
    In his article for the IDEAS Special Report 'After the Arab Spring: Power Shift in the Middle East?' Dr. Nicholas Kitchen looks at the American perspective on these political changes in the context of its broader regional and international strategic interests.
  • Dr. Nicholas Kitchen Reviews Peter Trubowitz for International Affairs
    Politics and strategy: partisan ambition and American statecraft. By Peter Trubowitz. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 2011. P. 677.
  • Strategic Update: The Anglo French Defence Treaty
    The signing of Anglo-French Defence Treaty has been one of the least reported, and analysed, of the UK coalitions Government’s policies, whilst being, without question, one of its most significant. In the context of defence cuts on both sides of the Atlantic and the Channel, and of a Libyan operation in which Britain and France’s dependence on American assets surprised some observers in Washington, this paper assesses the consequences of the Treaty for Anglo- French defence cooperation.
  • The United States After Unipolarity
    As the United States’ dominance of the international system comes increasingly under threat, this report assesses the challenges the Obama administration has faced in rebalancing American foreign policy to a world that is no longer 'unambiguously unipolar'.