International Security Products

  • Knowledge and Expertise in International Interventions

    The Politics of Facts, Truth and Authenticity

    Edited by Berit Bliesemann de Guevara, Roland Kostic

    Knowledge about violent conflict and international intervention is political. It involves power struggles over the objects of knowing (problematization/silencing), how they are known (epistemic practices), and what interpretations are taken into account in policymaking and implementation. This book…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • China and the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands Dispute

    Escalation and De-escalation

    By Balazs Szanto

    This book examines the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands dispute from a foreign policy perspective, focusing on three key stakeholders: China, Japan and the United States. The Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands dispute is a prominent territorial dispute between China and Japan. This book critically assesses that dispute…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • The UN Security Council and Domestic Actors

    Distance in international law

    By Machiko Kanetake

    This book analyses the exercise of authority by the UN Security Council and its subsidiary organs over individuals. The UN Security Council was created in 1945 as an outcome of World War II under the predominant assumption that it exercises its authority against states. Under this assumption, the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Human Security Discourse and International Law

    A Principled Approach

    By Shireen Daft

    The concept of human security has emerged in international relations and policy as an idea which not only seeks to relocate the focus of international society on the individual, but also challenges the current priorities of the international community. In particular it places emphasis on promoting…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • EU Security Strategies

    Extending the EU System of Security Governance

    Edited by Spyros Economides, James Sperling

    EU Security Strategies offers a coherent analysis of the European Union’s security strategies within a comparative framework. If the EU is to survive and prosper as an effective security actor, it requires that greater attention be devoted to taking a cohesive and common position on the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in European Security and Strategy

  • Introduction to Intelligence Studies

    2nd Edition

    By Carl J. Jensen, III, David H. McElreath, Melissa Graves

    Introduction to Intelligence Studies provides a comprehensive overview of intelligence and security issues confronting the United States today. Since the attacks of 9/11, the United States Intelligence Community has undergone an extensive overhaul. This textbook provides a comprehensive overview…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Global Trends and Transitions in Security Expertise

    From Nuclear Deterrence to Climate Change and Back Again

    By James G. McGann

     The scope of Security and International Affairs research has expanded tremendously since the end of the Cold War to include topics beyond the realm of war studies or military statecraft. The field—once devoted solely to the study of conventional military and nuclear security issues—has…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century

    8th Edition

    By Cynthia C. Combs

    Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century helps readers understand terrorism, responses to it, and current trends that affect the future of this phenomenon. Putting terrorism into historical perspective and analyzing it as a form of political violence, this text presents the most essential concepts,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Limited War in South Asia

    From Decolonization to Recent Times

    By Scott Gates, Kaushik Roy

    This book examines the origins, courses, and consequences of conventional wars in post-colonial South Asia. Although South Asia has experienced large-scale conventional warfare on several occasions since the end of World War II, there is an almost total neglect of analysis of conventional warfare…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22 
    Routledge
    Military Strategy and Operational Art

  • Universities and Conflict

    The Role of Higher Education in Peacebuilding and Resistance

    Edited by Juliet Millican

    This book uses a series of case studies to examine the roles played by universities during situations of conflict, peacebuilding and resistance. While a body of work dealing with the role of education in conflict does exist, this is almost entirely concerned with compulsory education and schooling…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • National Security, Public Health: Exceptions to Human Rights?

    Edited by Myriam Feinberg, Laura Niada-Avshalom, Brigit Toebes

    The book deals with the complicated relationships between national security and human rights, and between public health and human rights. Its premise is the fact that national security and public health are both included in human rights instruments as ‘exceptions’ to the human rights therein…

    Paperback – 2017-11-12 
    Routledge

  • Networked Insurgencies and Foreign Fighters in Eurasia

    Edited by Jean-Francois Ratelle, Laurence Broers

    Recent wars in Eurasia have foregrounded the flows of foreign fighters between distinct insurgent battlefronts. Since 2011 thousands of individuals have travelled from the Caucasus and Central Asia to fight in Syria and Iraq. Caucasians have also appeared in the fighting that followed Ukraine’s…

    Hardback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge

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