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Military affairs
Defence Studies
Conflict Research
Science and Technology Studies


  • Defence
  • Security
  • Science and Technology Studies
  • War Studies
  • Military Operations
  • Conflict
  • Ukraine
  • Russia
  • Baltic States
  • Minority Rights
  • Ethnic Conflict
  • Strategic Theory
  • Organisational behaviour

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NATO Social Sciences
EU Social Sciences
Baltic States Social Sciences
Russia Social Sciences
Ukraine Social Sciences
Estonia Social Sciences
OSCE Social Sciences
European integration Social Sciences

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Projects 2012 2019

Research Output 2003 2019

Moving the techno-science gap in Security Force Assistance

Galbreath, D., 31 Jan 2019, In : Defence Studies. 19, 1, p. 49-61 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
88 Downloads (Pure)

Paramilitary motivation in Ukraine: beyond integration and abolition

Malyarenko, T. & Galbreath, D. J., 10 Mar 2016, In : Southeast European and Black Sea Studies. 16, 1, p. 113-138 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

RMA, European militaries and the limits of modernization

Galbreath, D., 14 Oct 2015, Reassessing the Revolution in Military Affairs: Transformation, Evolution and Lessons Learnt. Collins, J. & Futter, A. (eds.). Basingstoke, U. K.: Palgrave Macmillan, (Initiatives in Strategic Studies: Issues and Policies).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

8 Citations (Scopus)
62 Downloads (Pure)

Western European Armed Forces and the Modernisation Agenda: Following or Falling Behind?

Galbreath, D., 6 Nov 2014, In : Defence Studies. 14, 4, p. 394-413

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Routledge Handbook of Defence Studies

Galbreath, D. (ed.) & Deni, J. (ed.), 22 Feb 2018, London, U. K.: Routledge. 416 p. (Routledge Handbooks)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

defense policy
security policy


Securitisation of Population Dynamics in the People's Republic of China

Author: Li, N., 14 Nov 2017

Supervisor: Galbreath, D. (Supervisor) & Thomas, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


The Myths of Fear in Realism: Morgenthau, Waltz and Mearsheimer Reconsidered

Author: Heydarian Pashakhanlou, A., 4 Nov 2014

Supervisor: Galbreath, D. (Supervisor) & Hyde-Price, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD

Legitimation of EU Conflict Resolution through Local Actors: Cases of Kosovo and North Cyprus

Author: Yabanci, B. Y., 17 Jan 2014

Supervisor: Galbreath, D. (Supervisor), Whitman, R. (Supervisor) & Milner, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Eurocentric Endeavour or Empty Rhetoric? Analysing EU Promotion of Human Rights in China Through a Normative Power Perspective: 1989-2009

Author: Shen, W., 25 Mar 2012

Supervisor: Galbreath, D. (Supervisor) & Aggestam, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD