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  • Digital War

    A Critical Introduction

    By William Merrin

     Digital War offers a comprehensive overview of the impact of digital technologies upon the military, the media, the global public and on the concept of ‘warfare’ itself. This introductory textbook explores the range of uses of digital technology in contemporary warfare and conflict. The book…

    Paperback – 2018-08-19 

  • Human and National Security

    Understanding Transnational Changes, 2nd Edition

    By Derek S Reveron, Kathleen Mahoney-Norris

    Deliberately challenging the traditional, state-centric analysis of security, this book focuses on subnational and transnational forces—religious and ethnic conflict, climate change, pandemic diseases, poverty, terrorism, criminal networks and cyber attacks—that threaten human beings and their…

    Paperback – 2018-08-17 

  • National and Homeland Security Law

    Policy and Procedure

    By Kevin Govern

    Unlike the massive law books published on national security or shorter titles published on specific issues arising out of the war on terror and the formation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), this book provides a succinct but detailed survey of recent legislation in this area. It…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Ilan Gur-Ze'ev and Education

    Pedagogies of transformation and peace

    By Alexandre Guilherme

    Ilan Gur-Ze'ev, the esteemed Israeli philosopher and educationist, passed away on the 5th of January 2012 at the Italian Hospital in Haifa. He was internationally renowned for his contributions to the fields of critical pedagogy and peace education, which spanned several decades, and remain seminal…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Clear Thinking

    The Challenge of Open Source Intelligence

    Edited by Christopher Pallaris, Sean S. Costigan

    In the aftermath of recent intelligence failings and the ongoing war on terror, the world's intelligence services are earnestly reassessing the skills and technologies needed to meet today's security challenges. Despite decades of investment, the technological golden bullet that would allow them…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 

  • The Politics and Technology of Cybersecurity

    By Daniel Steed

    Cyberspace is a deeply technical and political area with daily reminders, from small businesses through to national institutions, of the risks it presents. Since IT-dependent societies are vulnerable to, and regularly victims of, hacking, terrorism, espionage, and cyberwar Cybersecurity is and will…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Modern Security Studies

  • Heritage after Conflict

    Northern Ireland

    Edited by Elizabeth Crooke, Thomas Maguire

    The year 2018 marks the twentieth anniversary of the signing of the Belfast Agreement that initiated an uneasy peace in Northern Ireland after the forty years of The Troubles. The last twenty years, however, has still not been sufficient time to satisfactorily resolve the issue of how to deal with…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • People Changing Places

    New Perspectives on Demography, Migration, Conflict, and the State

    Edited by Isabelle Cote, Matthew I. Mitchell, Monica Duffy Toft

    While migration and population settlement have always been an important feature of political life throughout the world, the dramatic changes in the pace, direction and complexity of contemporary migration flows are undoubtedly unique. Despite the economic benefits often associated with global,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

  • China's Security

    Edited by Liselotte Odgaard, Mathieu Duchâtel

    Chinese security has become a key focus after the Cold War. In just a few decades, China has gone from an obscure position as a closed communist developing country with little integration into international institutions over being designated a prospective strategic partner of the United States to…

    Hardback – 2018-08-05 
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • Chinese Economic Interdependence and Political Conflict

    By James Robert Masterson

    Offers a formal model of the relationship between economic interdependence and political relations and applies this model to the case of China and its neighbors. The book is novel because it provides a theoretical overview of economic interdependence and its effects on political relations.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Rhetoric, Risk, and Secrecy in the Atomic City

    By Julie M. Staggers

    The Manhattan project’s top-secret plutonium plant at Hanford, Washington, produced the plutonium for the Trinity Test and the Nagasaki bomb and was the biggest engineering project and best-kept secret of World War II. In Rhetoric, Risk, and Secrecy in the Atomic City, Julie Staggers draws on…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • Gender, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law

    A critique of the 'principle of distinction'

    By Orly Maya Stern

    This book offers a gendered critique of the ‘principle of distinction’ in international humanitarian law, with a focus on recent conflicts in Africa. The principle of distinction is one of the core foundational principles of IHL and regulates who can and cannot be targeted in hostilities,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge Studies in Humanitarian Action

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