Security and Governance

Series Editors: Fiona B. Adamson, Roland Paris, Stefan Wolff

International Editorial Board

Mohammed Ayoob, Michigan State University, Richard Caplan, University of Oxford

Neta Crawford, Boston University, Stuart Croft, University of Warwick, Donatella della Porta, European University Institute, Michael Doyle, Columbia University, Lynn Eden, Stanford University, Takashi Inoguchi, Chuo University and University of Tokyo, Elizabeth Kier, University of Washington, Keith Krause, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva, Bruce Russett, Yale University, Timothy Sisk, University of Denver, Janice Gross Stein, University of Toronto, Stephen Stedman, Stanford University and Mark Zacher, University of British Columbia

This series publishes high quality original research that reflects broadening conceptions of security and the growing nexus between the study of governance issues and security issues. Scholarship published in the series will meet the highest academic standards, and will be both theoretically innovative and policy-relevant. Work appearing in the series will be at the cutting edge of debates taking place at the intersection of security studies and governance studies.

  • Violent Non-State Actors

    From Anarchists to Jihadists

    By Ersel Aydinli

    Given the importance of violent non-state actors (VNSA), their changing nature, and their evolving role in global politics, dynamic frameworks of analysis are needed both to trace historical trajectories in the evolution of violent non-state actorness and to identify emerging patterns by examining…

    Hardback – 2015-06-29
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  • Legitimacy, Peace Operations and Global-Regional Security

    The African Union-United Nations Partnership in Darfur

    By Linnéa Gelot

    At the turn of the century the regional-global security partnership became a key element of peace and security policy-making. This book investigates the impact of the joint effort made by the African Union (AU) and the United Nations (UN) to keep the peace and protect civilians in Darfur. This…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
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  • Power-Sharing and Political Stability in Deeply Divided Societies

    By Allison McCulloch

    Nearly all the peace accords signed in the last two decades have included power-sharing in one form or another. The notion of both majority and minority segments co-operating for the purposes of political stability has informed both international policy prescriptions for post-conflict zones and…

    Hardback – 2014-05-18
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  • The European Union and Military Conflict Management

    Defining, evaluating and achieving success

    By Annemarie Peen Rodt

    This book provides the first comprehensive review of the European Union’s role in military conflict management beyond its borders and makes an important contribution to debates on the EU’s role in global security governance. The EU has launched five military operations within the framework of its…

    Hardback – 2014-04-03
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  • The Securitization of Migration

    A Study of Movement and Order

    By Philippe Bourbeau

    The international movement of people is provoking worldwide anxiety and apprehension. Nation-states around the globe, especially Western ones, are cracking down on migration for security reasons. International migration has become a key security issue and is perceived, by some, as an existential…

    Paperback – 2013-09-22
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  • Power and Progress

    International Politics in Transition

    By Jack Snyder

    Jack Snyder is a leading American international relations scholar with an international reputation for his research on IR theory and US Foreign policy. This book collects many of his most important essays into a single volume. Exploring a liberal realist theory of international politics, the book…

    Paperback – 2012-02-14
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  • Debating a Post-American World

    What Lies Ahead?

    Edited by Sean Clark, Sabrina Hoque

    The United States is currently the linchpin of global trade, technology, and finance, and a military colossus, extending across the world with a network of bases and alliances. This book anticipates the possible issues raised by a transition between American dominance and the rise of alternative…

    Paperback – 2011-12-06
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  • The Organization of European Security Governance

    Internal and External Security in Transition

    By Ursula C. Schroeder

    The Organization of European Security Governance investigates what impact the changing nature of security challenges has had on the organization of security governance in Europe. As the most pervasive security challenges today are difficult to classify as either internal or external, the…

    Hardback – 2011-03-24
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  • Hegemony and Democracy

    By Bruce Russett

    Hegemony and Democracy is constructed around the question of whether hegemony is sustainable, especially when the hegemon is a democratic state. The book draws on earlier publications over Bruce Russett’s long career and features new chapters that show the continuing relevance of his scholarship.…

    Paperback – 2011-03-07
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  • Peacebuilding and Rule of Law in Africa

    Just Peace?

    Edited by Chandra Lekha Sriram, Olga Martin-Ortega, Johanna Herman

    The promotion of the rule of law has become an increasingly important element of peacekeeping and peacebuilding operations, particularly in Africa, where there have been numerous internal armed conflicts and missions over the last decade. This book explores the expanding international efforts to…

    Hardback – 2010-09-01
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  • Emerging Transnational (In)security Governance

    A Statist-Transnationalist Approach

    Edited by Ersel Aydinli

    This book presents a selection of edited essays written by leading international scholars engaging with practicing intelligence, military, and police officers and responding to their first-hand international security cooperation experiences. The resulting chapters provide original theoretical…

    Hardback – 2010-02-11
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  • The International Politics of Mass Atrocities

    The Case of Darfur

    Edited by David R. Black, Paul D. Williams

    The ongoing crisis in Darfur, Sudan has stimulated a huge amount of political and academic interest across the world. The crisis has been both reflective and constitutive of key areas of contestation and change within contemporary international society. This book examines the crisis in Darfur as…

    Paperback – 2009-12-15
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  • Truth Commissions and Transitional Societies

    The Impact on Human Rights and Democracy

    By Eric Wiebelhaus-Brahm

    Despite the increasing frequency of truth commissions, there has been little agreement as to their long-term impact on a state's political and social development. This book uses a multi-method approach to examine the impact of truth commissions on subsequent human rights protection and democratic…

    Paperback – 2009-12-06
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  • The International Humanitarian Order

    By Michael Barnett

    One of the genuinely remarkable but relatively unnoticed developments of the last half-century is the blossoming of an international humanitarian order – a complex of norms, informal institutions, laws, and discourses that legitimate and compel various kinds of interventions by state and nonstate…

    Paperback – 2009-12-03
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  • The Dilemmas of Statebuilding

    Confronting the contradictions of postwar peace operations

    Edited by Roland Paris, Timothy D. Sisk

    This book explores the contradictions that emerge in international statebuilding efforts in war-torn societies. Since the end of the Cold War, more than 20 major peace operations have been deployed to countries emerging from internal conflicts. This book argues that international efforts to…

    Paperback – 2008-12-18
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  • Protest, Repression and Political Regimes

    An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa

    By Sabine C. Carey

    This volume investigates the relationship between protest, repression and political regimes in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Considering how different political regimes use repression and respond to popular protest, this book analyzes the relationship between protest and repression in…

    Hardback – 2008-12-15
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  • Rethinking Japanese Security

    Internal and External Dimensions

    By Peter J. Katzenstein

    Since the unexpected end of the Cold War, standard arguments about power politics can no longer be adopted uncritically. This has led to a renewed interest in Japan’s unusually peaceful security policy. Japan’s championing of "comprehensive security" is central to this collection. Peter J.…

    Paperback – 2008-03-18
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  • The UN Security Council and the Politics of International Authority

    Edited by Bruce Cronin, Ian Hurd

    Observes how the growth of the political authority of the Council challenges the basic idea that states have legal autonomy over their domestic affairs. The individual essays survey the implications that flow from these developments in the crucial policy areas of: terrorism; economic sanctions; the…

    Paperback – 2008-03-18
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  • State Building and International Intervention in Bosnia

    By Roberto Belloni

    The presence of international missions in weak and failing states across the globe confirms that multi-lateral involvement has become a strategic imperative to secure international peace and security. With demands for democratic governance and peaceful coexistence in countries such as Afghanistan…

    Hardback – 2007-12-27
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