Military, Strategic & Security Studies: Terrorism & Political Violence

  • Routledge Handbook of Democracy and Security book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Democracy and Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leonard Weinberg, Elizabeth Francis

    This new handbook is a coherent examination of security challenges to democracies and their outcomes, highlighting the tension between liberty and democracy. Grounded in historical analysis, each of the sections addresses past and emerging security threats; legal and legislative…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Terrorism and Counterterrorism book cover

    Terrorism and Counterterrorism

    6th Edition

    By Brigitte L. Nacos

    Focusing on the phenomenon of terrorism in the age of ISIS/ISIL, Terrorism and Counterterrorism investigates this form of political violence in an international and American context and in light of new and historical trends. In this comprehensive and highly readable text, renowned expert Brigitte…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Gender Equality and Genocide Prevention in Africa: The Responsibility to Protect book cover

    Gender Equality and Genocide Prevention in Africa

    The Responsibility to Protect, 1st Edition

    By Serena Timmoneri

    This book investigates what impact gender equality has on genocide in Africa, to verify whether it is a missing indicator from current risk assessments and models for genocide prevention. Examining whether states characterised by lower levels of gender equality are more likely to experience…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Biometrics, Surveillance and the Law: Societies of Restricted Access, Discipline and Control book cover

    Biometrics, Surveillance and the Law

    Societies of Restricted Access, Discipline and Control, 1st Edition

    By Sara M. Smyth

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Emerging Technologies

  • Women, Violence, and the Islamic State: Resurrecting the Caliphate through Femicide book cover

    Women, Violence, and the Islamic State

    Resurrecting the Caliphate through Femicide, 1st Edition

    By V.G. Julie Rajan

    This book explores the self-proclaimed Islamic State’s (IS) perspectives on and violence against women. Since its inception and subsequent rise to power, the IS has established a reputation of ethnic and religiously motivated intolerance and violence. This book highlights how this also extends to a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Cultures of Counterterrorism: French and Italian Responses to Terrorism after 9/11 book cover

    Cultures of Counterterrorism

    French and Italian Responses to Terrorism after 9/11, 1st Edition

    By Silvia D'Amato

    This book investigates counterterrorism responses from a strategic-culturalist perspective, focusing on France and Italy in the post-9/11 era. Terrorism occupies a predominant space within contemporary political debate across all European countries. Recent attacks in Europe have raised many…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Demobilisation and Reintegration in Colombia: Building State and Citizenship book cover

    Demobilisation and Reintegration in Colombia

    Building State and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Francy Carranza-Franco

    This book investigates demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR) in Colombia during the 20th and 21st century. The six large peace processes and amnesties that took place in Colombia over this period were nation-led, providing an interesting case study for the wider DDR literature which…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • Writing Southeast Asian Security: Regional Security and the War on Terror after 9/11 book cover

    Writing Southeast Asian Security

    Regional Security and the War on Terror after 9/11, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Mustapha

    This book is a critical analysis of how the discursive and material practices of the 'War on Terror' influenced security politics in Southeast Asia after 9/11. It explores how the US-led War on Terror, operating both as a set of material practices and as a larger discursive framework for security,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Bibliography of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism book cover

    Bibliography of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism

    1st Edition

    By Joshua Sinai

    This volume is an annotated bibliography of terrorism and counter-terrorism studies.  The book’s objective is, primarily, to provide the terrorism and counterterrorism analytical/academic and operational/government (public policy, intelligence, military and law enforcement) communities with a…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Terrorism and Policy Relevance: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Terrorism and Policy Relevance

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Fitzgerald, Nadya Ali, Megan A Armstrong

    This book explores the interrelationship between terrorism and policy relevance from a range of critical perspectives. In particular, it questions the politics of policy-relevance; that is, it interrogates how epistemological and practical pressures to produce "policy-relevant" research shapes…

    Paperback – 2019-01-20 
    Routledge

  • Soft Target Hardening: Protecting People from Attack book cover

    Soft Target Hardening

    Protecting People from Attack, 2nd Edition

    By Jennifer Hesterman

    The US government spends billions of dollars to secure strategic and tactical assets at home and abroad against enemy attack. However, as "hard targets" such as military installations and government buildings are further strengthened, vulnerable soft targets are increasingly in the crosshairs of…

    Paperback – 2018-12-18 
    Routledge

  • Critical Approaches to Security in Central Asia book cover

    Critical Approaches to Security in Central Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Edward Lemon

    Central Asia remains on the periphery, both spatially and in people’s imaginations. When the region does attract international attention, it is often related to security issues, including terrorism, ethnic conflict and drug trafficking. This book brings together leading specialists from a range of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-14 
    Routledge
    Central Asian Studies

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