Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Security Studies - Pol & Intl Relns Books

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 1,696 new and published books in the subject of Security Studies - Pol & Intl Relns — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 3

  1. Mapping Transatlantic Security Relations

    The EU, Canada and the War on Terror

    Edited by Mark B. Salter

    This book examines how legal, political, and rights discourses, security policies and practices migrate and translate across the North Atlantic. The complex relationship between liberty and security has been fundamentally recast and contested in liberal democracies since the start of the 'global...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Defining and Defying Organised Crime

    Discourse, Perceptions and Reality

    Edited by Felia Allum, Francesca Longo

    Organized crime is now a major threat to all industrial and non-industrial countries. Using an inter-disciplinary and comparative approach this book examines the nature of this threat. By analysing the existing, official institutional discourse on organized crime it examines whether or not it has...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Conflict and Cooperation in Multi-Ethnic States

    Institutional Incentives, Myths and Counter-Balancing

    By Brian Shoup

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    Interethnic competition in plural societies is often characterized by a ‘counterbalance’ of political and economic strength between different groups. In such cases, tensions emerge as politically dominant groups fear loss of hegemony to more economically aggressive groups. Likewise, economically...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Counter-Insurgency in Rhodesia (RLE: Terrorism and Insurgency)

    By Jakkie Cilliers

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Terrorism and Insurgency

    When originally published in 1985 this volume was the first scholarly and objective contribution available on Rhodesian counter-insurgency. It documents and explains why Rhodesia lost the war. The origins of the conflict are reviewed; each chapter examines a separate institution or...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. British Perspectives on Terrorism (RLE: Terrorism & Insurgency)

    Edited by Paul Wilkinson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Terrorism and Insurgency

    When originally published in 1981 this was the first book to bring together in one volume some of the most thoughtful work by British academics and specialists studying the political violence and terrorism which had recently challenged Britain and other Western democracies. Four chapters consider...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. International Terrorism and World Security

    Edited by David Carlton, Carlo Schaerf

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Terrorism and Insurgency

    This book examines violence in international affairs. Originally published in 1975, the two types of violence which the book focusses on are nuclear deterrence and international terrorism. The broader perspective in which the ISODARCO discussions took place was the recognition of the need for a new...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. ETA and Basque Nationalism (RLE: Terrorism & Insurgency)

    The Fight for Euskadi 1890-1986

    By John L. Sullivan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Terrorism and Insurgency

    This book traces the formation of ETA (Euskadi ta Askatasuna) and the tensions created by its combination and aims: socialism and Basque nationalism. The Basque Nationalist movement emerged in the late nineteenth century as a response to the rapid transformation of Basque society by...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Terrorism in Europe (RLE: Terrorism & Insurgency)

    Edited by Yonah Alexander, Kenneth Myers

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Terrorism and Insurgency

    This study places terrorist acts in Europe in their historical perspective by examining terrorist and anarchist movements in late nineteenth century Europe. The political and legal aspects of modern terrorism are discussed in detail and the themes and variation in political terrorism are examined...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge