This ebook collection offers more than 500 titles on international and national security and foreign policy issues.

The Great Delusion, Liberal Dreams and International Realities. John J. Mearsheimer Cultural Norms and National Security: Police and Military in Postwar Japan. Peter J. Katzenstein. Green Light!: Men of the 81st Troop Carrier Squadron Tell Their Story. Martin Wolfe. Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the Twenty-First Century

This set of ebooks is a thorough complement to JSTOR’s Security Studies journal collection, which includes 75 journals and newsletters, 10 Open Access journal titles, and up to 20,000 open research reports from more than 100 policy institutes.


The Security Studies ebook collection offers perspectives and analyses from around the world on some of today’s most salient security related issues such as terrorism, cybersecurity, nuclear war, and the ascendancy of authoritarian regimes. It features 512 frontlist and backlist titles from top publishers in the field, including Brookings Institutions Press, Princeton University Press, and Columbia University Press.

The collection is divided into four sub-disciplines:

  • Defense & Security
  • International Relations
  • Military Studies
  • Peace & Conflict Studies

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Featured Open Access ebooks

The Insecure City: Space, Power, and Mobility in Beirut. Kristin V. Monroe Everyday Resistance, Peacebuilding and State-making: Insights from 'Africa's World War'. Marta Iñiguez de Heredia. Engaging the neighbours: Australia and ASEAN since 1974. Frank Frost. Friends, Foes, and Future Directions: U.S. Partnerships in a Turbulent World: Strategic Rethink. Hans Binnendijk.  

JSTOR offers more than 6,500 Open Access ebooks from 85+ publishers, at no cost to libraries or users. There are hundreds of OA titles related to JSTOR’s Security Systems collection. Explore open and free content on JSTOR.

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