Summer break

Summer break

We’re off for the summer holidays 1-20 August. We won’t be processing new manuscripts. Apologies for the delays.              

Ten most downloaded articles of 2016

Ten most downloaded articles of 2016

These are the ten most downloaded articles of 2016.

Changes to the Editorial Board

Changes to the Editorial Board

Contemporary Security Policy has an active Editorial Board, which reflects its aims and scope and its worldwide audience. The membership of Editorial Board is updated on an annual basis to capture emerging research agendas and to give new colleagues the opportunity to contribute to the development of the journal.

The 2017 Bernard Brodie Prize

The 2017 Bernard Brodie Prize

Contemporary Security Policy awards the Bernard Brodie Prize annually to the author(s) of an outstanding article published in the journal the previous year. The award is named after Dr. Bernard Brodie (1918-1978), author of The Absolute Weapon (1946), Strategy in the Missile Age (1958) and War…

Call for the 2018 Special Issue

Call for the 2018 Special Issue

Contemporary Security Policy is seeking proposals for a special issue to be published in 2018. The special issue should address a topic within the aims and scope of the journal.

Syria, The Islamic State and Terrorism

Syria, The Islamic State and Terrorism

The civil war in Syria has been going on since 2011 with no end in sight. Hundreds of thousands of people have died and millions have sought refuge. The civil war has also allowed the Islamic State to thrive. It is not only terrorising people in Syria, but is also behind many attacks including the ones in Paris and Brussels.

The 2016 Bernard Brodie Prize

The 2016 Bernard Brodie Prize

The winner of the 2016 Brodie Prize is John Mitton for his article ‘Selling Schelling Short: Reputations and American Coercive Diplomacy after Syria’. Did it matter whether President Obama followed up on his red line threat in Syria?

On Style: Adopting the APA System

On Style: Adopting the APA System

You may have noticed that Contemporary Security Policy is undergoing a number of changes. Some of these have to do with the new editorship. Others are unrelated. Starting with the April 2016 issue, we changed the layout of our articles. This is…

Shortlist 2016 Bernard Brodie Prize

Shortlist 2016 Bernard Brodie Prize

Contemporary Security Policy awards the Bernard Brodie Prize annually to the author of an outstanding article published in the journal the previous year. The award is named for Dr. Bernard Brodie (1918-1978), author of The Absolute Weapon (1946), Strategy in the…

Call for the 2017 Special Issue

Call for the 2017 Special Issue

Contemporary Security Policy is seeking proposals for a special issue to be published in 2017. The special issue should address a topic within the aims and scope of the journal. One of the oldest peer reviewed journals in international conflict…