Books by FPRI Scholars

The Lands in Between: Russia vs. the West and the New Politics of Hybrid War

Russia’s stealth invasion of Ukraine and its assault on the US elections in 2016 forced a reluctant West to grapple ... Read more »

Jihadism Constrained

How threatening are al-Qaeda and the Islamic State? In Jihadism Constrained, Barak Mendelsohn suggests that although jihadi terrorism is a ... Read more »

Haunted by Chaos: China’s Grand Strategy from Mao Zedong to Xi Jinping

Before the Chinese Communist Party came to power, China lay broken and fragmented. Today it is a force on the ... Read more »

Messing with the Enemy: Surviving in a Social Media World of Hackers, Terrorists, Russians, and Fake News

The author, FPRI's Clint Watts, has been at the forefront in exposing Russian influence operations in social media -- after spending a decade tracking jihadis online. He... Read more »

From Triumph to Crisis: Neoliberal Economic Reform in Postcommunist Countries

The postcommunist countries were amongst the most fervent and committed adopters of neoliberal economic reforms. Not only did they manage ... Read more »