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Smart muddling through: rethinking UK national strategy beyond Afghanistan*
Article first published online: 20 MAR 2012
© 2012 The Author(s). International Affairs © 2012 The Royal Institute of International Affairs.
Volume 88, Issue 2, pages 213–222, March 2012
How to Cite
CORNISH, P. and DORMAN, A. M. (2012), Smart muddling through: rethinking UK national strategy beyond Afghanistan. International Affairs, 88: 213–222. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-2346.2012.01067.x
This is the fifth article in a series for International Affairs by Paul Cornish and Andrew M. Dorman commenting on UK national strategy. The previous four were: ‘Blair's wars and Brown's budgets: from Strategic Defence Review to strategic meltdown in less than a decade’, International Affairs 85: 2, March 2009; ‘National defence in the age of austerity’, International Affairs 85: 4, July 2009; ‘Breaking the mould: the United Kingdom Strategic Defence Review 2010′, International Affairs 86: 2, March 2010; ‘Dr Fox and the philosopher's stone: the alchemy of national defence in the age of austerity’, International Affairs 87: 2, March 2011.
- Issue published online: 20 MAR 2012
- Article first published online: 20 MAR 2012