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Routledge Studies in Human Security

Edited by Mary Martin, Taylor Owen

This book series will provide a coherent body of academic and practitioner insight capable of stimulating further consideration of the concept of human security, its impact on security scholarship and on the development of new security practices. The series will respond to a need for more empirical investigation, at the same time as expanding the theoretical parameters of human security particularly through integrating different disciplinary perspectives.

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  1. Human Security, Changing States and Global Responses

    Institutions and Practices

    Edited by Sangmin Bae, Makoto Maruyama

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Security

    This book critically assesses the human security challenges faced by states, focusing on how and to what extent the state is influenced by global structures and operations. Having grown rapidly since the 1990s, the field of human security has spawned a wide variety of academic research. This...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. State Responses to Human Security

    At Home and Abroad

    Edited by Courtney Hillebrecht, Tyler R. White, Patrice C. McMahon

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Security

    The aim of this book is to analyse why and how states respond to human security, both at home and abroad. Although states still define security as "the defense of territory" from military attack, increasingly security pertains to the protection of human beings from violence. This violence can...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  3. National, European and Human Security

    From Co-Existence to Convergence

    Edited by Mary Kaldor, Mary Martin, Narcis Serra

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Security

    This book examines how national security strategies relate to an emerging common European or global vision of security, and to human security ideas. Human security and national security are often regarded as competing and mutually antagonistic; the former was proposed and has been operationalised...

    Published July 16th 2012 by Routledge

  4. The European Union and Human Security

    External Interventions and Missions

    Edited by Mary Martin, Mary Kaldor

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Security

    This edited book examines European external interventions in human security, in order to illustrate the evolution and nature of the European Union as a global political actor. In 2003, the EU deployed its first external mission under the European Security and Defence Policy (ESDP) with a military...

    Published February 13th 2012 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Human Security and International Law: The Role of the United Nations
    By Emma McClean
    To Be Published January 31st 2016

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