Contemporary Security Studies

Contemporary Security Studies

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The 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 slidesshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 516 pages
  • 186 x 244 x 28mm | 861.82g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • Boxes, tables, and figures
  • 019969477X
  • 9780199694778
  • 70,345

Table of contents

APPROACHES TO SECURITY ; DEEPENING AND BROADENING SECURITY ; TRADITIONAL AND NON-TRADITIONAL SECURITYshow more

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