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    DescriptionThe third edition of Contemporary Security Studies provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the rapidly developing field of security studies. Bringing together leading scholars in the field, it covers a broad range of approaches and issues, from terrorism and inter-state armed conflict to security issues centring on the environment, health, and transnational crime. The new edition includes a new chapter on cyber-security, as well as introducing more material on international organizations and institutions, private military companies, and nuclear proliferation and deterrence. This text is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre which includes: Student resources - case studies, web links, multiple choice questions, flashcard glossary Lecturer resources - PowerPoint slides

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    Contemporary Security Studies
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Alan Collins
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 516
    Width: 186 mm
    Height: 244 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 862 g
    ISBN 13: 9780199694778
    ISBN 10: 019969477X

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17430
    BIC E4L: POL
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T7.4
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: JPS
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
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    BIC subject category V2: JWK
    Ingram Subject Code: PL
    B&T General Subject: 650
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: POL011000, TEC025000
    DC22: 355/.033, 355.033
    DC23: 355.033
    LC classification: JZ5588 .C675 2013
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: JPS, JWK
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    Boxes, tables, and figures
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    01 November 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Table of contents
    1. Introduction ; APPROACHES TO SECURITY ; 2. Realism ; 3. Liberalism ; 4. Historical Materialism ; 5. Peace Studies ; 6. Critical Security Studies ; 7. Social Constructivism ; 8. Human Security ; 9. Gender ; 10. Securitization ; DEEPENING AND BROADENING SECURITY ; 11. Military Security ; 12. Regime Security ; 13. Societal Security ; 14. Environmental Security ; 15. Economic Security ; 16. Development and Security ; TRADITIONAL AND NON-TRADITIONAL SECURITY ; 17. Coercive Diplomacy ; 18. Weapons of Mass Destruction ; 19. Terrorism ; 20. Humanitarian Intervention ; 21. Energy Security ; 22. Defence Trade ; 23. Health ; 24. Transnational Crime ; 25. Cyber-security ; 26. Child Soldiers ; 27. After the Return to Theory: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies