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Director of Graduate Studies Mark Atwood Lawrence reviews new book on Vietnam in The New York Times

Nov 21, 2018

Dr. Lawrence authors a review of "Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy",  the latest book from famed British journalist and war historian Sir Max Hastings.

TNSR Book Review Roundtable: Reflections on Academic Board Member Melvyn Leffler’s Long Career

Sep 10, 2018

The Texas National Security Review brought together four distinguished scholars to review Melvyn Leffler's Safeguarding Democratic Capitalism: U.S. Foreign Policy and National Security, 1920-2015. Leffler is the Edward Stettinius Professor of History at the University of Virginia and a member of our Academic Board. 

The Commune Revisited: WSJ reviews Faculty Fellow Joshua Eisenman's new book

Aug 29, 2018

Eisenman offers a provocative thesis on how combined economic reform and ideological alignment spurred Mao's collective economy in the 1970's.  

ISP Director Steve Slick reviews Loch Johnson’s “Spy Watching: Intelligence Accountability in the United States”

Aug 09, 2018

In "Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes" published in Lawfare, Steve Slick describes “Spy Watching” as "a valuable history and comprehensive study of America’s ongoing experiment with democratic oversight of its essential, but imperfect, intelligence enterprise." 

Faculty Fellow Jeremi Suri reviews Kissinger the Negotiator in New York Times

Aug 02, 2018

Clements Center Faculty Fellow Jeremi Suri has published a review of Kissinger the Negotiator: Lessons From Dealmaking at the Highest Level written by James K. Sebenius, R. Nicholas Burns and Robert H. Mnookin.