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  • New eBook on Middle East Uprisings

    The New Arab Revolt: What Happened, What It Means, and What Comes Next

    New Arab Revolt CoverThis collection sets the intellectual stage for understanding the revolutions in the Middle East and includes seminal pieces from Foreign Affairs,, and as well as speeches and primary source documents.

    Available in Kindle, Nook, Sony Reader, iBook, PDF, and paperback versions

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    Weak Links: Fragile States, Global Threats, and International Security

    Weak Links Cover Stewart Patrick challenges the conventional wisdom about failed states through systematic empirical analysis that traces the connections between state failure and transnational security threats.

    The Dressmaker of Khair Khana

    The Dressmaker of Khair Khana cover Gayle Lemmon tells the remarkable story of a young entrepreneur whose business created jobs and hope for women in her Kabul, Afghanistan, neighborhood during the Taliban years.

    Advantage: How American Innovation Can Overcome the Asian Challenge

    Advantage Cover Adam Segal offers a contrarian analysis of how the United States can succeed in the technological race with Asia.

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