Politics & International Relations: Military & Strategic Studies

  • Global Health and Security: Critical Feminist Perspectives book cover

    Global Health and Security

    Critical Feminist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colleen O'Manique, Pieter Fourie

    The past decade has witnessed a significant increase in the construction of health as a security issue by national governments and multilateral organizations. This book provides the first critical, feminist analysis of the flesh-and-blood impacts of the securitization of health on different bodies,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Visual Security Studies: Sights and Spectacles of Insecurity and War book cover

    Visual Security Studies

    Sights and Spectacles of Insecurity and War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Juha Vuori, Rune Saugmann

    The present volume engages visuality in security from a variety of angles and explores what the subfield of Visual Security Studies might be. To structure this experimentation, and to encourage a more careful and multifaceted approach to visuality and security, the main conceptual move in this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge New Security Studies

  • Exploring Peace Formation: Security and Justice in Post-Colonial States book cover

    Exploring Peace Formation

    Security and Justice in Post-Colonial States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kwesi Aning, M Anne Brown, Volker Boege, Charles T Hunt

    This volume examines the dynamics of socio-political order in post-colonial states across the Pacific Islands region and West Africa in order to elaborate on the processes and practices of peace formation. Drawing on field research and engaging with post-liberal conceptualisations of peacebuilding,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Intelligence Elites and Public Accountability: Relationships of Influence with Civil Society book cover

    Intelligence Elites and Public Accountability

    Relationships of Influence with Civil Society, 1st Edition

    By Vian Bakir

    This book provides a definitive overview of the relationships of influence between civil society and intelligence elites. The secrecy surrounding intelligence means that publication of intelligence is highly restricted, barring occasional whistle-blowing and sanitised official leaks. These…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Urbanization, Policing, and Security: Global Perspectives book cover

    Urbanization, Policing, and Security

    Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Cordner, AnnMarie Cordner, Dilip K. Das

    In terms of raw numbers, the amount of world urban dwellers have increased four-fold, skyrocketing from 740 million in 1950 to almost 3.3 billion in 2007. This ongoing urbanization will continue to create major security challenges in most countries. Based on contributions from academics and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    International Police Executive Symposium Co-Publications

  • Cybersecurity Discourse in the United States: Cyber-Doom Rhetoric and Beyond book cover

    Cybersecurity Discourse in the United States

    Cyber-Doom Rhetoric and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Sean T. Lawson

    This book examines the role of cyber-doom rhetoric in the U.S. cybersecurity debate.For more than two decades, fear of "cyber-doom" scenarios—i.e. cyberattacks against critical infrastructure resulting in catastrophic physical, social, and economic impacts—has been a persistent feature of the U.S.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Technology

  • Gender and Civilian Victimization in War book cover

    Gender and Civilian Victimization in War

    1st Edition

    By Jessica L. Peet, Laura Sjoberg

    This book explores the role of gender in influencing war-fighting actors’ strategies toward the attack or protection of civilians. Traditional narratives suggest that killing civilians intentionally in wars happens infrequently and that the perpetration of civilian targeting is limited to aberrant…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Security

  • National Security and Policy in America: Immigrants, Crime, and the Securitization of the Border book cover

    National Security and Policy in America

    Immigrants, Crime, and the Securitization of the Border, 1st Edition

    By Wesley S. McCann, Francis D. Boateng

    This book investigates the strategic use of America’s historical crime control, counterterrorism, national security and immigration policies as a mechanism in the modern-day Trump administration to restrict migration and refugee settlement with a view of promoting national security and preservation…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Decoloniality and New Postcolonialisms

  • Contemporary Technologies and the Morality of Warfare: The War of the Machines book cover

    Contemporary Technologies and the Morality of Warfare

    The War of the Machines, 1st Edition

    By Jean-François Caron

    Supported by genuine historical cases, this book argues that certain new technologies in warfare can not only be justified within the current framework of the just war theory, but that their use is mandatory from a moral perspective. Technological developments raise questions about the manner in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights: Calling Out the Armed Forces book cover

    Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights

    Calling Out the Armed Forces, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head

    This book examines the national and international law, human rights and civil liberties issues involved in governments calling out the armed forces to deal with civil unrest or terrorism. The introduction of domestic military powers has become an international trend. Troops already have been seen…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Intelligence on the Frontier Between State and Civil Society book cover

    Intelligence on the Frontier Between State and Civil Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Lund Petersen, Kira Vrist Rønn

    Intelligence on the Frontier Between State and Civil Society shows how today’s intelligence practices constantly contest the frontiers between normal politics and security politics, and between civil society and the state. Today’s intelligence services face the difficult task of having…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge

  • U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe book cover

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century

    From Disaster to Catastrophe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire B. Rubin, Susan L. Cutter

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe explores a critical issue in American public policy: Are the current public sector emergency management systems sufficient to handle future disasters given the environmental and social changes underway? In this timely book,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge

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