This new Handbook offers a comprehensive overview of current research on private security and military companies, comprising essays by leading scholars from around the world. The increasing privatization of security across the globe has been the subject of much debate and controversy, inciting...
To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge
Political Consequences for Peace Operations
Series: PRIO New Security Studies
This book examines the political consequences of European security commercialisation through increased reliance on private military and security companies (PMSCs). The role of commercial security in the domestic setting in Europe is widely acknowledged; after all, the biggest private security...
Published February 22nd 2013 by Routledge
Series: Warwick Studies in Globalisation
Over the past two decades, the role of business in global governance has become increasingly topical. Transnational business associations are progressively more visible in international policy debates and in intergovernmental institutions, and there is a heightened attention given to global...
Published May 21st 2010 by Routledge
Alexander Wendt and his critics
Series: New International Relations
This new book unites in one volume some of the most prominent critiques of Alexander Wendt's constructivist theory of international relations and includes the first comprehensive reply by Wendt. Partly reprints of benchmark articles, partly new original critiques, the critical chapters are...
Published July 13th 2006 by Routledge