Dmitry Adamsky: Russian Nuclear Orthodoxy. Religion, Politics, and Strategy RUSSIA: Did the annexation of Crimea really come from religious circles? Membership of the Russian Orthodox Church promotes military careers.
Alf Gunvald Nilsen, Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Anand Vaidya: Indian Democracy. Origins, Trajectories, Contestations INDIA CONFLICTS: India's major economic growth, under Narendra Modi, has deepened the social differences. The coexistence of the many religious groups
Eli Berman, David A. Lake: Proxy Wars. Suppressing Violence through Local Agents PROXY WARS: The United States and Russia, Iran and Saudi Arabia have an indirect involvement in conflicts that is quite different from conventional warfare.
Clifford Bob: Rights as Weapons. Instruments of Conflicts, Tools of Power POWER ABUSE: Human rights and justice in general are a positive value that can end in cynical manipulation. New book perspective the concept.
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