Charlie Dunlap reviews Rosa Brooks' How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything: Tales from the Pentagon and says that it's the perfect book on American military culture and civil-military relations to read on that long plane ride.
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A review of Theoretical Boundaries of Armed Conflict and Human Rights, edited by Jens David Ohlin (Cambridge University Press, 2016).
A review of William C. Banks and Stephen Dycus' Soldiers on the Home Front: The Domestic Role of the American Military (Harvard, 2016).
A review of Charles Lister's The Syrian Jihad: Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State and the Evolution of an Insurgency (Oxford, 2015).
Daniel Philpott reviews Elizabeth Shakman Hurd's Beyond Religious Freedom: The New Global Politics of Religion (Princeton, 2015) and Saba Mahmood's Religious Difference in a Secular Age: A Minority Report (Princeton, 2016).
Kenneth Anderson reviews Mary Thompson-Jones' To the Secretary: Leaked Embassy Cables and America's Foreign Policy Disconnect.
John Sipher reviews Fred Kaplan's Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War.
A. Dirk Moses reviews Philippe Sands's new book on the origins of genocide and crimes against humanity.
Steve Slick reviews General Michael Hayden's Playing to the Edge.