Strategic and Defence Studies Centre (SDSC)

The Canberra Papers on Strategy and Defence series is a collection of publications arising principally from research undertaken at the SDSC.

Please note: The following list of titles is sorted by publication date, with the most recent first.

Crisis Policymaking »

Australia and the East Timor Crisis of 1999

Authored by: David Connery
ISBN (print): 9781921666568
ISBN (online): 9781921666575
Publication date: July 2010

Introducing China »

The World's Oldest Great Power Charts its Next Comeback

Authored by: Ron Huisken
ISBN (print): 9781921666186
ISBN (online): 9781921666193
Publication date: January 2010

Phoenix from the Ashes? »

Authored by: Cameron Scott Mitchell
ISBN (print): 9781921666100
ISBN (online): 9781921666117
Publication date: December 2009

The Architecture of Security in the Asia-Pacific »

Edited by: Ron Huisken
ISBN (print): 9781921666025
ISBN (online): 9781921666032
Publication date: October 2009

Timing is Everything »

The Politics and Processes of New Zealand Defence Acquisition Decision Making

Authored by: Peter Greener
ISBN (print): 9781921536649
ISBN (online): 9781921536656
Publication date: October 2009

Howard's Long March »

The Strategic Depiction of China in Howard Government Policy, 1996–2006

Authored by: Roy Campbell McDowall
ISBN (print): 9781921536441
ISBN (online): 9781921536458
Publication date: March 2009

Rising China »

Power and Reassurance

Edited by: Ron Huisken
ISBN (print): 9781921536588
ISBN (online): 9781921536595
Publication date: March 2009

Struggling for Self Reliance »

Four case studies of Australian Regional Force Projection in the late 1980s and the 1990s

Authored by: Bob Breen
ISBN (print): 9781921536083
ISBN (online): 9781921536090
Publication date: October 2008

Remembering Hedley »

Edited by: Coral Bell, Meredith Thatcher
ISBN (print): 9781921536069
ISBN (online): 9781921536076
Publication date: August 2008

Australia and Cyber-warfare »

Authored by: Gary Waters, Desmond Ball, Ian Dudgeon
ISBN (print): 9781921313790
ISBN (online): 9781921313806
Publication date: July 2008

Defence Policy-Making »

A Close-Up View, 1950-1980 - A Personal Memoir

Authored by: Sir Arthur Tange
Edited by: Peter Edwards
ISBN (print): 9781921313851
ISBN (online): 9781921313868
Publication date: July 2008

History as Policy »

Framing the debate on the future of Australia’s defence policy

Edited by: Ron Huisken, Meredith Thatcher
ISBN (print): 9781921313554
ISBN (online): 9781921313561
Publication date: December 2007