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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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    Title
    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
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780199694778
    ISBN 10: 019969477X
    Classifications

    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
    LC subject heading:
    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
    Edition
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    Boxes, tables, and figures
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    01 November 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Oxford
    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