Volume 53, Number 4 (2023) Winter IssueWelcome to the Winter 2023–24 issue of Parameters. This issue opens with two In Focus commentaries offering observations from the Russia-Ukraine War, two forums addressing deterrence and strategic influence, and the inaugural Director’s Corner for the China Landpower Studies Center (CLSC).
Ambivalent Offshore Balancer: America in the Middle East and Beyond
John M. Schuessler
Integrating Army Capabilities into Deterrence: The Early Cold War
Robert F. Williams
Are Retired Flag Officers Overparticipating in the Political Process?
Zachary E. Griffiths
Introduction to the China Landpower Studies Center
Richard D. Butler