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Ken Booth

Ken Booth, British political science educator, writer. Member International Institute Strategic Studies, Royal United Services Institute for Defense Studies, British International Studies Association.

Background

  • Booth, Ken was born on January 29, 1943 in Featherstone, England. Son of Fred and Phyllis (Chesham) Booth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts with first class honors, University Wales, 1964, Doctor of Philosophy., 1983.

    Career

    • Lecturer University Wales, Aberystwyth, Wales, 1967-1979, senior lecturer, 1979-1985, reader, since 1985. Scholar in residence United States Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, 1977. Senior research fellow Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada, 1979-1981.

    Works

    • Author: The Military Instrument in Soviet Foreign Policy, 1917-1972, 1974, (with others) Contempory Strategy: Theories and Policies, 1975, Navies and Foreign Policy, 1977, Strategy and Ethnocentrism, 1979, Law Force and Diplomacy at Sea, 1985. Contributor chapters to books in field, also articles to journals. Supporter Amnesty International Member International Institute Strategic Studies, Royal United Services Institute for Defense Studies, British International Studies Association.

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    Membership

    Member International Institute Strategic Studies, Royal United Services Institute for Defense Studies, British International Studies Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sports, art, hill walking.

    Connections

    • Married Eurwen Jones, July 29, 1967. Children– Robert, Thomas.
    • father: Fred Booth
    • mother: Phyllis (Chesham) Booth
    • spouse: Eurwen Jones
    • children: Robert Booth
    • Thomas Booth
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    Born January 29, 1943
    (age 74)
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