Centre for International and Defence Policy

Centre for International and Defence Policy
Centre for International and Defence Policy
H. Christian Breede photo

H. Christian Breede

Fellow
Associate Professor, RMC
Office:
Robert Sutherland Hall #405
Phone:
613-533-2381
Affiliation:
About:

H. Christian Breede is an Associate Professor of Political Science at RMC and cross-appointed with Political Studies. He is also the Associate Chair of RMC’s Public Administration programme. Christian holds a PhD in War Studies from RMC and has published on the topics of foreign and security policy with a research focus on societal cohesion and technology.   He has deployed experience with the Canadian Army in Haiti and Afghanistan.

Current Interests/Research:

  • Social cohesion
  • Foreign policy analysis, and
  • Civil-military relations

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Selected Publications and CV [2019]

(as editor) Culture and the Soldier: Identities, Values, and Norms in Military Engagements. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2019

(as co-edited with Stéfanie von Hlatky and Stéphanie Bélanger). Transhumanising War: Performance Enhancement and the implications for policy, society, and the soldier, Montreal/Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2019

The Idea of Failed States: Community, Society, Nation, and Patterns of Cohesion, London: Routledge, 2017.

(as co-edited with Stéfanie von Hlatky). Going to War? Trends in Military Intervention, Montreal/Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2016

 “Special (Peace) Operations: Optimizing SOF for UN Missions” International Journal 73(2) 2018: 221-240

“Defining Success: Canada in Afghanistan 2006-2011” American Review of Canadian Studies 44(4) 2014: 483-501