International Security Products

  • Private Military and Security Companies as Legitimate Governors

    From Barricades to Boardrooms, 1st Edition

    By Berenike Prem

    This book examines the legitimation of Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs), focusing on the controversy between PMSCs and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs). While existing studies disproportionately emphasise the ability for companies and their clients to dominate and shape…

    Hardback – 2019-08-11 
    Gower
    Routledge Private Security Studies

  • Nuclear Deterrence in South Asia

    Evolving Technologies and Future Challenges for Sustainable Peace and Stability, 1st Edition

    By Zafar Khan, Rizwana Abbasi

    This book explores evolving patterns of nuclear deterrence, the impact of new technologies, and changing deterrent force postures in the South Asian region to assess future challenges for sustainable peace and stability. Under the core principles of security dilemma, this book analyses the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Series

  • Southeast Asia and the European Union

    Contemporary inter-regional dialogue and cooperation on non-traditional security challenges, 1st Edition

    By Naila Maier-Knapp

    This book provides an analysis of non-traditional security (NTS) crises and cooperation between the European Union and Southeast Asia. Using case studies from both Southeast Asia and Western Europe between 2009 and 2016, the book examines the haze, marine life protection, migration and terrorism.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Chinese Foreign Policy

    An Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Marc Lanteigne

    This updated and expanded fourth edition of Chinese Foreign Policy seeks to examine the decision-makers, processes and rationales behind China’s expanding international relations as well as offering an in-depth look at China’s modern global relations. Among the key issues explored in this edition…

    Paperback – 2019-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Temporal Identities and Security Policy in Postwar Japan

    1st Edition

    By Ulv Hanssen

    Through a discourse analysis of Japanese parliamentary debates, this book explores how different understandings of Japan’s history have led to sharply divergent security policies in the postwar period, whilst providing an explanation for the much-debated security policy changes under Abe Shinzō.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-03 
    Routledge
    European Institute of Japanese Studies East Asian Economics and Business Series

  • The International Criminal Court and the Lord’s Resistance Army

    Enduring Dilemmas of Transitional Justice, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Otieno Wasonga

    This book interrogates the sharp contrast that emerged between demands of the norms of international rule of law and the interests of conflict resolution at a local level in northern Uganda. Examining how the nature and character of complex conflict situations like that of northern Uganda…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Gender and Drone Warfare

    A Hauntological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Lindsay C. Clark

    This book investigates how drone warfare is deeply gendered and how this can be explored through the methodological framework of ‘Haunting’. Utilising original interview data from British Reaper drone crews, the book analyses the way killing by drones complicates traditional understandings of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Security

  • Political Geographies of the Post-Soviet Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by John O'Loughlin, Ralph S. Clem

    This comprehensive volume observes how, after 25 years of transition and uncertainty in the countries that constituted the former Soviet Union, their political geographies remain in a state of flux. The authors explore the fluid relationship between Russia, by far the dominant economic and military…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Ethics, Obligation and the Responsibility to Protect

    Contesting the Global Power Relations of Accountability, 1st Edition

    By Mark Busser

    This book critically examines arguments about ‘obligation’ and ‘responsibility’ in relation to the Responsibility to Protect (RtoP) and situates it within wider moral argumentation concerning the role of culpability, answerability, and human rights in international affairs. It discusses the ways in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge
    Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

  • India-China Maritime Competition

    The Security Dilemma at Sea, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rajesh Basrur, Anit Mukherjee, T.V. Paul

    This edited volume critically examines the concept of 'security dilemma' and its effects on India-China maritime competition. While the security dilemma between India and China has frequently been used in academic discussions and popular commentary, it has rarely been critically analysed. This…

    Hardback – 2019-05-28 
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Humanization of Arms Control

    Paving the Way for a World free of Nuclear Weapons, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Rietiker

    Despite clear legal rules and political commitments, no significant progress has been made in nuclear disarmament for two decades. Moreover, not even the use of these weapons has been banned to date. New ideas and strategies are therefore necessary. The author explores an alternative approach to…

    Paperback – 2019-05-28 
    Routledge

  • Diplomacy in the 21st Century

    A Brief Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Paul Sharp

    This book provides an introduction to the theory and practice of diplomacy and its vital role in an era of increasing international uncertainty. The work employs a distinctive 'diplomatic perspective' on international relations and argues that the experience of conducting diplomacy gives rise to a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge

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