Politics & International Relations: Military & Strategic Studies

  • Progressive Violence: Theorizing the War on Terror book cover

    Progressive Violence

    Theorizing the War on Terror, 1st Edition

    By Michael Blain, Angeline Kearns-Blain

    This book examines the role of collective violence in the achievement of solidarity, shedding light on the difficulty faced by sociology in theorizing violence and warfare as a result of the discipline’s tendency to idealize society in an attempt to legitimize the idea of progressive social change.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Society, Environment and Human Security in the Arctic Barents Region book cover

    Society, Environment and Human Security in the Arctic Barents Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kamrul Hossain, Dorothée Cambou

    The Arctic-Barents Region is facing numerous pressures from a variety of sources, including the effect of environmental changes and extractive industrial developments. The threats arising out of these pressures result in human security challenges. This book analyses the formation, and promotion, of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Human Rights in Democracies book cover

    Human Rights in Democracies

    1st Edition

    By Peter Haschke

    Violations of the right to the physical integrity of the person, such as torture, cruel and unusual punishment, extra-judicial executions, disappearances, and political imprisonment have long been treated as an anomaly in democratically governed societies. In the current literature on human rights,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Building Vulnerability Assessments: Industrial Hygiene and Engineering Concepts book cover

    Building Vulnerability Assessments

    Industrial Hygiene and Engineering Concepts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martha J. Boss, Dennis W. Day

    All too often the assessment of structural vulnerability is thought of only in terms of security upgrades, guards, and entrance barriers. However, in order to fully ensure that a building is secure, the process of design and construction must also be considered. Building Vulnerability Assessments:…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15
    CRC Press

  • Survival 61.5 book cover

    Survival 61.5

    1st Edition

    Edited by IISS

    Survival, the International Institute for Strategic Studies’ bi-monthly journal, is one of the world’s leading forums for analysis and debate of international and strategic affairs. Shaped by its editors to be both timely and forward thinking, the journal encourages writers to challenge…

    Paperback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge

  • Geospatial Information System Use in Public Organizations: How and Why GIS Should be Used in the Public Sector book cover

    Geospatial Information System Use in Public Organizations

    How and Why GIS Should be Used in the Public Sector, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolas A. Valcik

    This book shows how Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) can be used for operations management in public institutions. It covers theory and practical applications, ranging from tracking public health trends to mapping transportation routes to charting the safest handling of hazardous materials.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge

  • Translation in Cascading Crises book cover

    Translation in Cascading Crises

    1st Edition

    Edited by Federico M. Federici, Sharon O'Brien

    This volume addresses the imperative need for recognizing, exploring, and developing the role of multilingual communication in crisis settings. It is recognized that 'communication is aid' and that access to communication is an undeniable human right in crises. Even where effective and accurate…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge

  • Implementing the Responsibility to Protect: A Future Agenda book cover

    Implementing the Responsibility to Protect

    A Future Agenda, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cecilia Jacob, Martin Mennecke

    This book examines core thematic approaches to the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) and analyzes case studies regarding the implementation of this important global norm. The volume analyzes this process at international, regional and local levels, and identifies an urgent need to progress from…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge
    Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

  • Building an Enterprise-Wide Business Continuity Program book cover

    Building an Enterprise-Wide Business Continuity Program

    1st Edition

    By Kelley Okolita

    If you had to evacuate from your building right now and were told you couldn’t get back in for two weeks, would you know what to do to ensure your business continues to operate? Would your staff? Would every person who works for your organization?Increasing threats to business operations, both…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Auerbach Publications

  • Radiation Threats and Your Safety: A Guide to Preparation and Response for Professionals and Community book cover

    Radiation Threats and Your Safety

    A Guide to Preparation and Response for Professionals and Community, 1st Edition

    By Armin Ansari

    While it has aided far many more than it has harmed, radiation is forever etched in the public’s mind as an indiscriminate and particularly pernicious killer. Consequently, it is especially critical in this age of terrorist threats that we equip ourselves with accurate information and practical…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • C2 Re-envisioned: The Future of the Enterprise book cover

    C2 Re-envisioned

    The Future of the Enterprise, 1st Edition

    By Marius S. Vassiliou, David S. Alberts, Jonathan Russell Agre

    Command and Control (C2) is the set of organizational and technical attributes and processes by which an enterprise marshals and employs human, physical, and information resources to solve problems and accomplish missions.C2 Re-envisioned: The Future of the Enterprise identifies four interrelated…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press

  • Dangerous Decade: Taiwan’s Security and Crisis Management book cover

    Dangerous Decade

    Taiwan’s Security and Crisis Management, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Taylor

    Taiwan’s position looks increasingly precarious, and tensions threaten to grow into a major strategic crisis. Chinese President Xi Jinping has made reunification with Taiwan a central pillar of his vision for China, and has ramped up diplomatic and economic pressure on Taiwan. Its inhabitants are…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

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