Size and Survival

Size and Survival : The Politics of Security in the Caribbean and the Pacific

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This book provides the first comparative survey of the security problems faced by the small island and enclave developing states of the two major regions in the world characterised by the presence of such states - the Caribbean and the Pacific. It both contributes to the theoretical debate about size and security and offers an up-to-date and comprehensive analysis of the politics of security in these regions.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 208 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 19.05mm | 431g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 071464532X
  • 9780714645322

Table of contents

The politics of a small state security in the Caribbean, Paul Sutton; the failure of the Abu Bakr coup - the plural society, cultural traditions and political development in Trinidad, Bishnu Ragoonath; an inside-out insurgency - the Tukuyana Amazons of Suriname, Gary Brana-Shute; drugs and security in the Commonwealth Caribbean, Ivelaw L. Griffith; the politics of small state security in the Pacific, anthony Payne; an infinite capacity to muddle through? a security audit for Papua New Guinea, Norman MacQueen; aspects of security in Micronesia, Roy H. Smith; climatic change - a new security challenge for the Atoll States of the South Pacific, John Connell; towards a security policy for small island and enclave developing states, Paul Sutton, Anthony Payne.
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