Berlin Security Beat

Episode 04: "Grand Strategy for the Global Disorder"

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Biden, Joseph R. (2021): Remarks by President Biden on America’s Place in the World, (02/04/2021), U.S. Department of State Headquarters, Washington DC.,

Brands, Hal (2017): The Unexceptional Superpower: American Grand Strategy in the Age of Trump, Survival, 59:6, 7-40,

Drezner, Daniel W./ Krebs, Ronald R./ Schweller, Randall (2020): The End of Grand Strategy: America Must Think Small, in: Foreign Affairs, May/June 2020,

Ehrhardt, Andrew/ Ryan, Maeve (2020): Grand Strategy is no Silver Bullet, But it is Indispensable, in: War on the Rocks, (05/1/2020),

Foreign Affairs (2020): Should U.S. Foreign Policy Focus on Great-Power Competition? Foreign Affairs Asks the Experts, (10/13/2020),

Goddard, Stacie (2018): “The US and China are playing a dangerous game. What comes next?” Washington Post, (10/3/2018),

Goddard, Stacie (2018): Embedded Revisionism: Networks, Institutions, and Challenges to World Order, in: International Organization, 72(4), 763-797,

Goddard, Stacie (2020): Revolution from the Inside: Institutions, Legitimation Strategies, and Rhetorical Pathways of Institutional Change, Global Policy,

Goddard, Stacie (2020): The Authors Respond – Stacie Goddard, in: Journal of East Asian Studies, 20(2), 172-176,

Goddard, Stacie/ Krebs, Ronald (2015): Rhetoric, Legitimation, and Grand Strategy, in: Security Studies, 24(1), 5-37,

Goddard, Stacie/ Krebs, Ronald (2018): Constructivism and the Logic of Legitimation, in: James, Patrick/ Bertucci, Mariano/ Hayes, Jarrod (eds.): Constructivism Reconsidered, University of Michigan Press, 67-86.

Kennedy, Paul (1991): Grand Strategy in War and Peace: Toward a Broader Definition, in: Kennedy, Paul (ed): Grand Strategies in War and Peace, New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Lawless, Scott (2020): American Grand Strategy for an Emerging World Order, in: Strategic Studies Quarterly (14/2), 127-147,

Posen, Barry (1984): The Sources of Military Doctrine: France, Britain, and Germany Between the World Wars. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Tie for No. 1 on Stacie Goddard’s Reading List

Hamalainen, Pekka (2019): Lakota America: A New History of Indigenous Power, New Haven: Yale University Press.

St. John Mandel, Emily (2020): The Glass Hotel, New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf.


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