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  • Corruption in the Aftermath of War book cover

    Corruption in the Aftermath of War

    Edited by Jonas Lindberg, Camilla Orjuela

    Corruption is a serious concern, one which can undermine state legitimacy, exacerbate inequality, and affect trust between social groups. Such effects are particularly problematic in societies that have gone through violent conflict, and are struggling to rebuild institutions, restore social trust,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Securitizing Global Warming: A Climate of Complexity book cover

    Securitizing Global Warming

    A Climate of Complexity

    By Delf Rothe

    This book explores the reasons for a recent securitization of climate change, and reveals how the understanding of climate change as a security threat fuels resilience as a contemporary political paradigm. Since 2007, political and public discourse has portrayed climate change in terms of…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Resilience

  • India's Naval Strategy and Asian Security book cover

    India's Naval Strategy and Asian Security

    Edited by Anit Mukherjee, C. Raja Mohan

    This book examines India’s naval strategy within the context of Asian regional security. Amidst the intensifying geopolitical contestation in the waters of Asia, this book investigates the growing strategic salience of the Indian Navy. Delhi’s expanding economic and military strength has generated…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Maritime Strategy and Sea Control: Theory and Practice book cover

    Maritime Strategy and Sea Control

    Theory and Practice

    By Milan Vego

    This book focuses on the key naval strategic objectives of obtaining and maintaining sea control. During times of war, sea control, or the ability of combatants to enjoy naval dominance, plays a crucial role in that side’s ability to attain overall victory. This book explains and analyzes in much…

    Hardback – 2015-11-19
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Regional Peacemaking and Conflict Management: A Comparative Approach book cover

    Regional Peacemaking and Conflict Management

    A Comparative Approach

    Edited by Carmela Lutmar, Benjamin Miller

    This volume examines mechanisms for regional peacemaking and conflict management in Europe and the Middle East. To date little research has been devoted to uncovering the conditions for peace, and the factors that contribute to stabilizing the state of peace. This volume assesses the factors that…

    Paperback – 2015-11-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Evolution of the Cyber Domain: The Implications for National and Global Security book cover

    Evolution of the Cyber Domain

    The Implications for National and Global Security

    Edited by Eneken Tikk-Ringas

    Cyber security has become a focal point for conflicting domestic and international interests, and increasingly for the projection of state power. The military utility of the cyber domain is linked to the economic and social potential of information and communications technologies (ICTs), while…

    Hardback – 2015-11-17
    Routledge

  • Military Innovation in Small States: Creating a Reverse Asymmetry book cover

    Military Innovation in Small States

    Creating a Reverse Asymmetry

    By Michael Raska

    This book provides a comprehensive assessment of the global diffusion of the Revolution in Military Affairs (RMA) and its impact on military innovation trajectories in small states. Although the 'Revolution in Military Affairs' (RMA) concept has enjoyed significant academic attention, the varying…

    Hardback – 2015-11-12
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Diplomatic Cultures and International Politics: Translations, Spaces and Alternatives book cover

    Diplomatic Cultures and International Politics

    Translations, Spaces and Alternatives

    Edited by Jason Dittmer, Fiona McConnell

    This volume offers an inter-disciplinary and critical analysis of the role of culture in diplomatic practice. If diplomacy is understood as the practice of conducting negotiations between representatives of distinct communities or causes, then questions of culture and the spaces of cultural…

    Hardback – 2015-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge New Diplomacy Studies

  • Democratic Transition and Security in Pakistan book cover

    Democratic Transition and Security in Pakistan

    Edited by Shaun Gregory

    This volume examines the trajectory of Pakistan’s democratic transition and the implications of this change for its security. In May 2013, for the first time in its 66-year history, Pakistan saw an elected government complete a full term in office and transfer power through the ballot box to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-05
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • Transformations of Security Studies: Dialogues, Diversity and Discipline book cover

    Transformations of Security Studies

    Dialogues, Diversity and Discipline

    Edited by Gabi Schlag, Julian Junk, Christopher Daase

    This volume brings together a group of distinguished scholars to engage in a dialogue on key developments in the study of security. The book provides a comprehensive overview of theoretical, empirical and methodological developments within security studies, whose political and societal importance…

    Hardback – 2015-11-05
    Routledge
    PRIO New Security Studies

  • Neoliberalism and Terror: Critical Engagements book cover

    Neoliberalism and Terror

    Critical Engagements

    Edited by Charlotte Heath-Kelly, Christopher Baker-Beall, Lee Jarvis

    Terrorism and neoliberalism are connected in multiple, complex, and often camouflaged ways. This book offers a critical exploration of some of the intersections between the two, drawing on a wide range of case studies from the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil, and the European Union.…

    Hardback – 2015-11-03
    Routledge

  • US Taiwan Policy: Constructing the Triangle book cover

    US Taiwan Policy

    Constructing the Triangle

    By Øystein Tunsjø

    The relationship between the United States and China is one of the most important issues in the twenty-first century, and is, ultimately, hostage to conditions across the Taiwan Strait. This book is the first to attempt to trace the historical origin of what is known as the ‘Taiwan issue’ in…

    Paperback – 2015-11-02
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies

  • European Security book cover

    European Security

    Edited by Michael E. Smith

    Addressing the need for an authoritative reference work to make sense of a rapidly growing and ever more complex corpus of literature, European Security is a new title from Routledge’s Critical Concepts in Military, Strategic, and Security Studies series. Edited by Michael E. Smith, it is a…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Military, Strategic, and Security Studies

  • Chinese Foreign Relations with Weak Peripheral States: Asymmetrical Economic Power and Insecurity book cover

    Chinese Foreign Relations with Weak Peripheral States

    Asymmetrical Economic Power and Insecurity

    By Jeffrey Reeves

    This book examines China’s relations with its weak peripheral states through the theoretical lens of structural power and structural violence. China’s foreign policy concepts toward its weak neighbouring states, such as the ‘One Belt, One Road’ strategy, are premised on the assumption that…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26
    Routledge
    Asian Security Studies