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PRIO New Security Studies

Edited by J PETER BURGESS

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  1. The Ethical Subject of Security

    Geopolitical Reason and the Threat Against Europe

    By J. Peter Burgess

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    While critical security studies largely concentrates on objects of security, this book focuses on the subject position from which ‘securitization’ and other security practices take place. First, it argues that the modern subject itself emerges and is sustained as a function of security and...

    Published February 6th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Feminist Security Studies

    A Narrative Approach

    By Annick T. R. Wibben

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    This book rethinks security theory from a feminist perspective – uniquely, it engages feminism, security, and strategic studies to provide a distinct feminist approach to security studies. The volume explicitly works toward an opening up of security studies that would allow for feminist (and other...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Securitization Theory

    How Security Problems Emerge and Dissolve

    Edited by Thierry Balzacq

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    This volume aims to provide a new framework for the analysis of securitization processes, increasing our understanding of how security issues emerge, evolve and dissolve. Securitisation theory has become one of the key components of security studies and IR courses in recent years, and this book...

    Published August 8th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Security and Global Governmentality

    Globalization, Governance and the State

    Edited by Miguel de Larrinaga, Marc G. Doucet

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    This book examines global governance through Foucaultian notions of governmentality and security, as well as the complex intersections between the two. The volume explores how Foucault's understanding of the general economy of power in modern society allows us to consider the connection of two...

    Published May 18th 2010 by Routledge

  5. The Geopolitics of American Insecurity

    Terror, Power and Foreign Policy

    Edited by Francois Debrix, Mark Lacy

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    This edited volume examines the political, social, and cultural insecurities that the United States is faced with in the aftermath of its post-9/11 foreign policy and military ventures. The contributors critically detail the new strategies and ideologies of control, governance, and hegemony America...

    Published November 26th 2009 by Routledge