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  1. Routledge Handbook of Human Security

    Edited by Mary Martin, Taylor Owen

    This Handbook will serve as a standard reference guide to the subject of human security, which has grown greatly in importance over the past twenty years. Human security has been part of academic and policy discourses since it was first promoted by the UNDP in its 1994 Human Development Report....

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Toward a Binding Climate Change Adaptation Regime

    A Proposed Framework

    By Mizan R. Khan

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    The impact of climate change is global both in its cause and its effect. Thus there is a global responsibility for international cooperation to tackle the causes through mitigation strategies such as those agreed at the Durban Platform of December 2011. This climate regime aims to define...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  3. EU Policies in a Global Perspective

    Shaping or taking international regimes?

    Edited by Gerda Falkner, Patrick Müller

    Series: Global Order Studies

    Recent decades have seen a rise in the significance of governance layers beyond the nation state and even Europe. Nonetheless, few efforts have been made thus far to systematically examine the EU’s interaction with global policy regimes. This book maps the relative importance of EU policies in the...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)

    Cooperative governance for network innovation, standards, and community

    By Susan V. Scott, Markos Zachariadis

    Series: Global Institutions

    This book traces the history and development of a mutual organization in the financial sector called SWIFT, the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication. Over the last forty years, SWIFT has served the financial services sector as proprietary communications platform, provider of...

    Published October 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Globalization, Difference, and Human Security

    Edited by Mustapha Kamal Pasha

    Series: Interventions

    Globalization, Difference, and Human Security seeks to advance critical human security studies by re-framing the concept of human security in terms of the thematic of difference. Drawing together a wide range of contributors, the volume is framed, among others, around the following key questions:...

    Published October 20th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Power in a Changing World Economy

    Lessons from East Asia

    Edited by Benjamin J. Cohen, Eric M.P. Chiu

    This book is about power in a changing world economy. Though power is ubiquitous in the study of International Political Economy, the concept is underdeveloped in formal theoretical terms. This collection of essays analyses recent experience in East Asia to advance our theoretic understanding of...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Integrating Africa

    Decolonization's Legacies, Sovereignty and the African Union

    By Martin Welz

    Series: Global Institutions

    The African Union (AU) is a continental organization that comprises every African state except for Morocco, is indeed a pioneering undertaking. Its ambitious aim is to integrate all member states, with the ultimate goal of forming the United States of Africa. Despite several attempts to build a...

    Published October 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. UN Sanctions and Conflict

    Responding to Peace and Security Threats

    By Andrea Charron

    Series: Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

    This book examines the application of the UN Security Council's mandatory sanctions since 1946, and, in particular, the regimes adopted for specific types of conflict. Beginning in the Cold War period with South Africa and Southern Rhodesia and continuing today, following the post-9/11 experience...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Liberal Peacebuilding and Global Governance

    Beyond the Metropolis

    By David Roberts

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book examines the limits to cosmopolitan liberal peacebuilding caused by its preoccupation with the values and assumptions of neoliberal global governance. The peace people experience is determined by the processes privileged in peacebuilding. This book is about four things that shape the...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Maritime Private Security

    Market Responses to Piracy, Terrorism and Waterborne Security Risks in the 21st Century

    Edited by Patrick Cullen, Claude Berube

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    This book examines the evolution, function, problems and prospects of private security companies in the maritime sector. The private security industry continues to evolve after its renaissance over the past few decades, first in Africa, and later in Iraq and Afghanistan. Despite this, little...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge