Critical Security Products

  • Terrorism and Policy Relevance

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by James Fitzgerald, Nadya Ali, Megan A Armstrong

    This book explores the interrelationship between terrorism and policy relevance from a range of critical perspectives. In particular, it questions the politics of policy-relevance; that is, it interrogates how epistemological and practical pressures to produce "policy-relevant" research shapes…

    Hardback – 2017-07-04 

  • Resilience, Emergencies and the Internet

    Security In-Formation

    By Mareile Kaufmann

    This book traces how resilience is conceptually grounded in an understanding of the world as interconnected, complex and emergent. In an interconnected world, we are exposed to radical uncertainties, which require new modes of handling them. Security no longer means the promise of protection, but…

    Hardback – 2017-06-22 
    Routledge Studies in Resilience

  • Water, Security and U.S. Foreign Policy

    Edited by David Reed

    The policies and approaches used by the U.S. government to address global water challenges over the past 30 years have been driven by domestic political dynamics, not the needs of water-stressed partner countries. Now eclipsed by new demographic pressures, expanding economies and growing impacts of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21 

  • Securitizing Global Warming

    A Climate of Complexity

    By Delf Rothe

    This book explores the reasons for a recent securitization of climate change, and reveals how the understanding of climate change as a security threat fuels resilience as a contemporary political paradigm. Since 2007, political and public discourse has portrayed climate change in terms of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21 
    Routledge Studies in Resilience

  • Sport and Militarism

    Contemporary global perspectives

    Edited by Michael L. Butterworth

    The institutional relationship between sport and the military appears to be intensifying. In the US for example, which faced global criticism for its foreign policy during the "war on terror," militaristic images are commonplace at sporting events. The growing global phenomenon of conflating sport…

    Hardback – 2017-06-13 
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Critical Terrorism Studies since 11 September 2001

    What Has Been Learned?

    Edited by David Miller, Jessie Blackbourn, Helen Dexter, Rani Dhanda

    Paperback – 2017-06-09 

  • Researching Non-state Actors in International Security

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Andreas Kruck, Andrea Schneiker

    This volume provides researchers and students with a discussion of a broad range of methods and their practical application to the study of non-state actors in international security. All researchers face the same challenge, not only must they identify a suitable method for analysing their research…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    Routledge Critical Security Studies

  • Jihadist Insurgent Movements

    Edited by Paul B. Rich, Richard Burchill

    This path-breaking collection of papers examines the phenomenon of jihadist insurgent movements in the Middle East and North, East and West Africa. It argues that military and strategic analysts have paid insufficient attention to the phenomenon of jihadism in insurgent movements, partly due to a…

    Hardback – 2017-06-06 

  • Communicating Emergency Preparedness

    Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors, Second Edition

    By Damon P. Coppola, Erin K. Maloney

    This fully revised edition of Communicating Emergency Preparedness: Practical Strategies for the Public and Private Sectors includes timely case studies, events, and references to articles and opinions about the direction of emergency preparedness communication. The authors draw upon their…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19 
    CRC Press

  • Surveillance, Privacy and Security

    Citizens’ Perspectives

    Edited by Michael Friedewald, J. Peter Burgess, Johann Čas, Rocco Bellanova, Walter Peissl

    This volume examines the relationship between privacy, surveillance and security, and the alleged privacy–security trade-off, focusing on the citizen’s perspective. Recent revelations of mass surveillance programmes clearly demonstrate the ever-increasing capabilities of surveillance technologies.…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16
    PRIO New Security Studies

  • Large-Scale Evacuation

    The Analysis, Modeling, and Management of Emergency Relocation from Hazardous Areas

    By Pamela Murray-Tuite, Michael K. Lindell, Paul Brian Wolshon, Earl 'Jay' Baker

    This book focuses on the topic of modeling evacuations that use the road transportation network. It combines perspectives from social scientists and transportation engineers, fields that have traditionally approached evacuation modeling from distinctly different perspectives. It discusses the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15
    CRC Press

  • Managing State Fragility

    Conflict, Quantification and Power

    By Isabel Rocha de Siqueira

    This book examines the management of ‘state fragility’ and the practices and impacts of quantification over relations of power in international politics. With the further movement towards quantification, and as technical and technological changes advance, this book argues that certain important…

    Hardback – 2017-03-14
    Routledge Studies in Liberty and Security

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