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  1. The National Politics of Nuclear Power

    Economics, Security, and Governance

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool, Scott Victor Valentine

    Series: Routledge Global Security Studies

    This book offers a comprehensive assessment of the dynamics driving, and constraining, nuclear power development in Asia, Europe and North America, providing detailed comparative analysis. The book formulates a theory of nuclear socio-political economy which highlights six factors necessary for...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. The Millennium Development Goals: Challenges, Prospects and Opportunities

    Edited by Nana Poku, Jim Whitman

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    As the 15-year Millennium Development Goals approach their conclusion, we can now measure their larger successes and failures in more than ‘snapshot’ fashion; and we can begin to consider how best to shape the international development agenda for the coming decades based on what we have learned....

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Military Unionism In The Post-Cold War Era

    A Future Reality?

    Edited by Richard Bartle, Lindy Heinecken

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This unique study of military unionism shows how the changing nature of present day conflicts has made soldier representation more important then ever. This new collection of essays clearly establish the key factors in the military union debate in recent years and highlight the mechanisms different...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. International Law, Security and Ethics

    Policy Challenges in the post-9/11 World

    Edited by Aidan Hehir, Natasha Kuhrt, Andrew Mumford

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book examines the different ways in which the laws governing the use of force and the conduct of warfare have become subject to intense scrutiny and contestation since the initiation of the war on terror. Since the end of the Cold War, the nature of security challenges has changed radically...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Local and Global Dynamics of Peacebuilding

    Postconflict reconstruction in Sierra Leone

    By Christine Cubitt

    Series: Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

    Local and Global Dynamics of Peacebuilding examines the complex contributing factors which led to war and state collapse in Sierra Leone, and the international peacebuilding and statebuilding operations which followed the cessation of the violence. This book presents nuanced and contextually...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. The Politics of Nuclear Non-Proliferation

    A pragmatist framework for analysis

    By Ursula Jasper

    Series: CSS Studies in Security and International Relations

    This book examines the puzzle of why some states acquire nuclear weapons, whereas others refrain from trying to do so – or even renounce them. Based on the predominant theoretical thinking in International Relations it is often assumed that nuclear proliferation is inevitable, given the anarchic...

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Regional Organisations and Security

    Conceptions and practices

    Edited by Stephen Aris, Andreas Wenger

    Series: CSS Studies in Security and International Relations

    This book aims to examine the conceptions and practices of security adopted by Regional Organisations (ROs) across the globe. Since the end of the Cold War, there has been an increased focus on regions as a relevant realm for security, with actors within regional contexts identifying a significant...

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge