Security Studies - Military & Strategic Products

  • Emergency Planning for Nuclear Power Plants

    By Paul Elkmann

    Provides a history of emergency planning with respect to nuclear power plant accidents from the 1950’s to the 2000’s. Gives an overview of essential concepts that a working emergency planner should know. Includes a brief overview of the health physics and plant engineering applicable to emergency…

    Hardback – 2017-01-11 
    CRC Press

  • Peacebuilding and Post-War Transitions

    Assessing The Impact of External-Domestic Interactions

    By Lisa Gross

    This book asks how, and under what conditions, external-domestic interactions impact on peacebuilding outcomes during transitions to peace and democracy. Why do so many peacebuilding interventions in post-war states result in stalled transitions despite heavy international support? This book…

    Hardback – 2017-01-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • The New Geopolitics of Terror

    Demons and Dragons

    By William Hopkinson, Julian Lindley-French

    The New Geopolitics of Terror examines the impact of global reach terror on states. This book surveys the current crises and tensions in the Middle East, focussing primarily on the upheavals in Syria and Iraq, and the interaction between groups, such as Al Qaeda and ISIS state actors and Western…

    Hardback – 2017-01-03 
    Routledge

  • Technology, Ethics and the Protocols of Modern War

    By Artur Gruszczak, Pawel Frankowski

    Contemporary security has expanded its meaning, content and structure in response to globalization and the emergence of greatly improved world-wide communication. The protocols of modern warfare, including targeted killing, enhanced interrogations, mass electronic surveillance and the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Global Powers of Horror

    Security, Politics, and the Body in Pieces

    By Francois Debrix

    Global Powers of Horror examines contemporary regimes of horror, into horror’s intricacies, and into their deployment on and through human bodies and body parts. To track horror’s work, what horror decomposes and, perhaps, recomposes, Debrix goes beyond the idea of the integrality and integrity of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-26 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The Rule of Law in Crisis and Conflict Grey Zones

    Regulating the Use of Force in a Global Information Environment

    By Michael John-Hopkins

    This book responds to ongoing calls for clarification and consensus regarding the meaning, scope and interplay of humanitarian law and human rights law in the ‘grey zones’ of unconventional operational environments such as counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations. It contributes to the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-26 
    Routledge

  • Japan’s Civil-Military Diplomacy

    The Banks of the Rubicon

    By Dennis T. Yasutomo

    Since the early 1990s, there has been a clear evolution in the military dimension of Japanese diplomacy. From Gulf War I in 1991 to the present day, an incremental but unmistakable acceptance of, and resort to, military dispatches has taken place, and yet crucially, Japan has not morphed into a…

    Paperback – 2016-12-23 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Coming Home after Disaster

    Multiple Dimensions of Housing Recovery

    Edited by Alka Sapat, Ann-Margaret Esnard

    Post-disaster housing concerns and dilemmas are complex, global in nature, and are inextricably intertwined with social, economic, and political considerations. The multi-faceted nature of housing recovery requires a holistic approach that accounts for its numerous dimensions and contours that are…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21 
    CRC Press

  • Contemporary Terror

    Studies in Sub-State Violence

    Edited by David Carlton, Carlo Schaerf

    First published in 1981, this book contains papers on terrorism, presented to the International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (ISODARCO). The subject is a complex one as ‘one man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom-fighter’. No simple solution exist to the threat to domestic and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rethinking South China Sea Disputes

    The Untold Dimensions and Great Expectations

    By Katherine Hui-Yi Tseng

    The proposed book draws on the on-going South China Sea dispute, and the multifaceted challenges wrought by the South China Sea issue that requires an inter-disciplinary perspective. It employs legal-analytical methods, to emphasize the nuances of the role and interpretation of international law…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Law

  • The Small Gulf States

    Foreign and Security Policies before and after the Arab Spring

    Edited by Khalid S. Almezaini, Jean-Marc Rickli

    Small states are often believed to have been resigned to the margins of international politics. However, the recent increase in the number of small states has increased their influence and forced the international community to incorporate some of them into the global governance system. This is…

    Paperback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge

  • Mediation of International Conflicts

    A Rational Model

    By Lesley G. Terris

    This book examines the use of third-party mediation as a conflict resolution method. In an attempt to explain why some, but not all, conflicts are mediated, this work argues that diverse conflict structures are inherently different in their susceptibility to mediation attempts. By offering a…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

16Series in Security Studies - Military & Strategic

Product Search