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  • Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate

    Covert Action and Internal Operations

    By Owen L. Sirrs

    This book is the first comprehensive study of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate (ISI). The rise of Pakistan-backed religious extremist groups in Afghanistan, India, and Central Asia has focused international attention on Pakistan’s premier intelligence organization and covert…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24

  • Stable Nuclear Zero

    The Vision and its Implications for Disarmament Policy

    Edited by Sverre Lodgaard

    This volume examines the conditions necessary for a stable nuclear-weapons-free world and the implications for nuclear disarmament policy. The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) is a road map to nuclear zero, but it is a rudimentary one and it says nothing about the kind of zero to aim for.…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Conflict in Cyber Space

    Theoretical, Strategic and Legal Pespectives

    Edited by Karsten Friis, Jens Ringsmose

    Adopting a multidisciplinary perspective, this book explores the key challenges associated with the proliferation of cyber capabilities. Over the past two decades, a new man-made domain of conflict has materialized. Alongside armed conflict in the domains of land, sea, air, and space, hostilities…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Technology

  • Africa’s Lost Leader

    South Africa’s continental role since apartheid

    By James Hamill

    When Nelson Mandela was sworn in as president on 10 May 1994, South Africa enjoyed an unprecedented global standing. Much of the international community, particularly Western states, saw the new South Africa as well equipped to play a dynamic and dominant role on the continent; promoting conflict…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Adelphi series

  • 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 – 2018-01-12

  • Pakistan's Nuclear Policy

    A Minimum Credible Deterrence

    By Zafar Khan

    In May 1998, in reaction to India’s nuclear weapons tests, Pakistan tested six nuclear weapons. Following this, the country opted for a policy of minimum deterrence, and within a year Pakistan had altered its policy stance by adding the modifier of minimum ‘credible’ deterrence. This book looks at…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Understanding Deradicalization

    Methods, Tools and Programs for Countering Violent Extremism

    By Daniel Koehler

    This book provides a comprehensive guide to the different aspects of deradicalization theories, programs and methods. It analyzes the practical and theoretical aspects of deradicalization programs and the methods being employed to bring extremists and terrorist back to a non-violent life. The book…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • The Practice of Humanitarian Intervention

    Aid workers, Agencies and Institutions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    By Kai Koddenbrock

    This book examines the practices in Western and local spheres of humanitarian intervention, and shows how the divide between these spheres helps to perpetuate Western involvement. Using the Democratic Republic of the Congo as a case study – an object of Western intervention since colonial times –&…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge Studies in Intervention and Statebuilding

  • Prosecuting Slobodan Milošević

    The Unfinished Trial

    By Nevenka Tromp

    This book offers a comprehensive analysis of the trial of former Serbian leader Slobodan Milošević at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). With the premature death of Milošević in March 2006 his trial was left unfinished. Although the traditional objectives of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Private Security Studies

    Edited by Rita Abrahamsen, Anna Leander

    This new Handbook offers a comprehensive overview of current research on private security and military companies, comprising essays by leading scholars from around the world. The increasing privatization of security across the globe has been the subject of much debate and controversy, inciting…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13

  • 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 – 2017-12-12

  • EU Security Strategies

    Extending the EU System of Security Governance

    Edited by Spyros Economides, James Sperling

    This volume 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 relationship…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge Studies in European Security and Strategy

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