Patrick Porter is Professor of International Security and Strategy at the University of Birmingham. He is also a Senior Associate Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), the world’s oldest independent think tank on international defence and security. His research interests include the interaction of power and ideas in the making of foreign and defence policy in the U.S. and U.K, and in shaping their conflicts.
Books by Patrick Porter
Interviews with Patrick Porter
From the Cold War to the post-9/11 world, Professor Patrick Porter looks at America’s destiny and international function. Grappling with geopolitical questions, he looks at whether America’s flirtations with empire can be reconciled with republican ideals.
Interviews where books by Patrick Porter were recommended
In military terms, the traditional view is that the rest of the world is struggling to catch up with the West, says Professor Jeremy Black. But, as some of his book choices reveal, this is historically inaccurate