En ekstraordinær lærer<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/orjan-askvik-katarzyna-zysk.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />En ekstraordinær lærerKatarzyna Zysk, førsteamanuensis ved Forsvarets høgskole, ble tildelt undervisningsprisen for å ha planlagt og gjennomført undervisning for masterstudenter på en særdeles utmerket måte.En ekstraordinær lærer og beste studenthttp://forsvaret.no/hogskolene/forsvarets-hogskole/pris-til-student-og-foreleser
Security, strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/130516-F-XL333-538.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Security, strategy and Military Change in the 21st CenturyOn June 9, the book Security, Strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century: Cross-Regional Perspectives was launched at IFS.http://forsvaret.no/ifs/seminar_9_june_security_21st_cent
Bekkevold, Bowers & Raska (eds.) (2015): Security, Strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century <img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/f-35-testing__high.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Bekkevold, Bowers & Raska (eds.) (2015): Security, Strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century This edited volume explores and analyses strategic thinking, military reform and adaptation in an era of Asian growth, European austerity and US rebalancing. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/Publikasjoner/book_security-strategy-and-military-change-in-the-21st-century



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Katarzyna Zysk and David Titley. 2015. "Signals, Noise, and Swans in Today’s Arctic". SAIS Review of International AffairsKatarzyna Zysk and David Titley. 2015. "Signals, Noise, and Swans in Today’s Arctic". SAIS Review of International Affairs<p>​The Arctic is a unique maritime domain and physical environment that is changing faster than any other place on Earth. The trend of abrupt and substantial variations in ice coverage, increasing temperatures, waves and coastal erosion, and unusual weather patterns is likely to continue, given persistent emission of greenhouse gases, primarily by the world’s industrialized countries. These transformations, although non-linear, profoundly affect both weather and climate in much of the Northern Hemisphere, and spur political dynamics that force governments and organizations to form new policies toward the Arctic region. Numerous factors, including changes in energy prices, global shipping trends, environmental and governance policies all impact the trajectory and pace of Arctic development. Given Russia’s dominant position in the region, the country’s Arctic policies and relations with the outside world have a particularly strong bearing on the regional development. This article examines the “signals” (ongoing trends), the “noise” (short-term fluctuations) and the “swans” (the wild cards) in the environmental changes in the Arctic and their geopolitical implications. Considering the rate and scope of the multilayered regional transformations, this paper argues that it is best to focus on the signals and not the noise, or the short-term fluctuations, while hedging, to the best of our ability, against the wild cards.</p><p><a href="http://muse.jhu.edu/login?auth=0&type=summary&url=/journals/sais_review/v035/35.1.zysk.html">Read the full article in SAIS Review of International Affairs</a> <br></p>
Andreas Østhagen. 2015. "Coastguards in peril: a study of Arctic defence collaboration". Defence StudiesAndreas Østhagen. 2015. "Coastguards in peril: a study of Arctic defence collaboration". Defence Studies<p>​Defence collaboration is on the political agenda in most western countries. Simultaneously, maritime activity in the Arctic region is growing, spurring demand for various coast guard tasks of both civilian and military characters. How can defence collaboration be applied to deal with a changing situation in the Arctic? Arctic coastal states are facing heightened risks, and their various coast guard structures have to provide extended capacities for a number of tasks. Simultaneously, most Arctic coast guards are experiencing a stretch in capabilities, as demand grows. This study asks whether it is purposeful – or even possible – to conduct defence collaboration on coast guard tasks in the Arctic. Subsequently, what are the drivers of, and challenges to, such collaboration, and what forms can it take? Canada, Denmark and Norway form the basis of this comparative study, given their status as NATO members and small-to-medium powers with prominent geographical positions in the North Atlantic/Arctic oceans.</p><p><a href="http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/UkhxrH7CdFpegfTZy2GQ/full">Go to Defence Studies to read full text</a><br></p>
Jo Gade, Gullow Gjeseth, Paal Sigurd Hilde, Katarzyna Zysk. 2015. Bidrag til " boken Norge og Russland", redigert av Tormod Heier og Anders Kjølberg. UniversitetsforlagetJo Gade, Gullow Gjeseth, Paal Sigurd Hilde, Katarzyna Zysk. 2015. Bidrag til " boken Norge og Russland", redigert av Tormod Heier og Anders Kjølberg. Universitetsforlaget<p><strong>Det siste tiåret har Norge og andre NATO-land rettet mer oppmerksomhet mot nordområdene og Arktis. </strong></p><p>Fremveksten av et mer selvbevisst Russland - med tydeligere stormaktsambisjoner og et mer potent forsvar - har aktualisert sikkerhetsutfordringene i nord. Dette påvirker også det norske handlingsrommet, politisk og militært. Norge balanserer mellom ulike hensyn, der det å skape forutsigbarhet og tillit i egne nærområder veies opp imot behovet for å støtte NATO når det utvises fasthet overfor Russland.<br><br>Sikkerhetsutfordringene i nordområdene har derfor mange likheter med den kalde krigens utfordringer. Samtidig er også mange av de viktigste rammebetingelsene endret. Russland er betydelig svakere og mindre enn det gamle Sovjetunionen. Den økonomiske avhengigheten mellom øst og vest er også mye større. Denne antologien analyserer de nye forsvars- og sikkerhetspolitiske utfordringer i nordområdene. Med ulike innfallsvinkler diskuteres hvilke forsvars- og sikkerhetspolitiske ressurser norske myndigheter kan spille på, og hvilke utfordringer politikere og militære møter når potensielle kriser i nord må løses.<br><br>Bidragsytere: Tor Bukkvoll, Jacob Børresen, Gjert Lage Dyndal, Jo Gade, Gullow Gjeseth, Tormod Heier, Paal Sigurd Hilde, Geir Hønneland, Anne-Kristin Jørgensen, Anders Kjølberg, Harald Mathisen, Katarzyna Zysk, Kristian Åtland </p><p><a href="http://www.universitetsforlaget.no/nettbutikk/norge-og-russland-uf.html">Gå til Universitetsforlagets sider for mer om boken.</a><br></p>

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Holtsmark (red.) (2015): Naboer i frykt og forventning<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Norge-Russland_seminar_ingress.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Holtsmark (red.) (2015): Naboer i frykt og forventningDette er bind 2 i bokverket Norge og Russland 1814–2014. Boken er redigert av Sven G. Holtsmark. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/Publikasjoner/holtsmark_bok_norge-russland
Norheim-Martinsen & Nyhamar (eds.): International Military Operations in the 21st Century<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Norheim-Martinsen_Intops21century_orig.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Norheim-Martinsen & Nyhamar (eds.): International Military Operations in the 21st CenturyInternational Military Operations in the 21st Century (2015).http://forsvaret.no/ifs/Publikasjoner/Boeker/international-military-operations-in-the-21st-century
Bekkevold, Bowers & Raska (eds.) (2015): Security, Strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century <img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/f-35-testing__high.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Bekkevold, Bowers & Raska (eds.) (2015): Security, Strategy and Military Change in the 21st Century This edited volume explores and analyses strategic thinking, military reform and adaptation in an era of Asian growth, European austerity and US rebalancing. http://forsvaret.no/ifs/Publikasjoner/book_security-strategy-and-military-change-in-the-21st-century

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