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  1. Nuclear Terrorism and Global Security

    The Challenge of Phasing out Highly Enriched Uranium

    Edited by Alan J. Kuperman

    Series: Routledge Global Security Studies

    This book examines the prospects and challenges of a global phase-out of highly enriched uranium—and the risks of this material otherwise being used by terrorists to make atom bombs. Terrorist groups, such as Al Qaeda, have demonstrated repeatedly that they seek to acquire nuclear weapons....

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Situating Global Resistance

    Between Discipline and Dissent

    Edited by Lara Montesinos Coleman, Karen Tucker

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    The book examines some of the ways in which contemporary forms of political dissent are situated within processes of global ordering. Grounded in analysis of concrete practices of discipline and dissent in specific contexts, it explores the ways in which resistance can be shaped by dominant...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Security and Hybridity after Armed Conflict

    The Dynamics of Security Provision in Post-Civil War States

    By Rens C. Willems

    Series: Routledge Studies in Intervention and Statebuilding

    This book examines the dynamics of security provision in international interventions in post-conflict states. It focuses on how international security interventions – such as Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration (DDR) programmes, Security Sector Reform (SSR) and Armed Violence Reduction (...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Local Ownership in International Peacebuilding

    Key Theoretical and Practical Issues

    Edited by Sung Yong Lee, Alpaslan Özerdem

    Series: Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

    This edited volume empirically examines key theoretical and practical issues relevant to the promotion of local ownership in contemporary international peacebuilding. This book attempts to provide comprehensive understanding of the issue of local ownership in international peacebuilding. By...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. International Organizations and the Implementation of the Responsibility to Protect

    The Humanitarian Crisis in Syria

    Edited by Daniel Silander, Don Wallace

    Series: Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

    This book seeks to understand the obligation of the international community to implement the principles of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P). With a focus on the humanitarian crisis in Syria, the volume examines what formal responsibility and actual capability international institutions have to...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Age of Fear (Routledge Revivals)

    Power Versus Principle in the War on Terror

    By Amitav Acharya

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 2004 in the immediate wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks, this is an accessible commentary intended to provoke thought and debate on the topic of terrorism. In a collection of challenging essays, questions consider the causes of terrorism and why post-modern terrorism is...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Statebuilding and Intervention

    Policies, Practices and Paradigms

    Edited by David Chandler

    This edited book sets out and engages with some of the key policies, practices and paradigms of external intervention in the case of state support and reconstruction. Many assumptions about statebuilding have been reconsidered in the wake of Iraq, and ongoing problems in other states such as...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Emerging Transnational (In)security Governance

    A Statist-Transnationalist Approach

    Edited by Ersel Aydinli

    This book presents a selection of edited essays written by leading international scholars engaging with practicing intelligence, military, and police officers and responding to their first-hand international security cooperation experiences. The resulting chapters provide original theoretical...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Human Security, Law and the Prevention of Terrorism

    By Andrej Zwitter

    This study examines two important questions regarding terrorism and political violence: which threats to human security constitute root causes for collective violence and which adequate responses for these root causes are available to the international community. The responses are examined on the...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Civil Society and International Governance

    The Role of Non-State Actors in the EU, Africa, Asia and Middle East

    Edited by David Armstrong, Valeria Bello

    A PDF version of this book is available for free in open access via www.tandfebooks.com as well as the OAPEN Library platform, www.oapen.org. It has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 license and is part of the OAPEN-UK research project....

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge