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  1. Conflict Prevention and Peace-building in Post-War Societies

    Sustaining the Peace

    Edited by T. David Mason, James D. Meernik

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This volume provides an overview of the costs, benefits, consequences, and prospects for rebuilding nations emerging from violent conflict. The rationale for this comes from the growing realization that, in the post-Cold War era and in the aftermath of 9/11, our understanding of conflict and...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Peacekeeping Intelligence

    New Players, Extended Boundaries

    Edited by David Carment, Martin Rudner

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This is a new evaluation of the role, dynamics and challenges of intelligence in peacekeeping activities and its place in a much wider social, economic and political context. It assesses the role of coalition forces, law enforcement agencies, development institutions, and non-governmental...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Protest, Repression and Political Regimes

    An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa

    By Sabine C. Carey

    Series: Security and Governance

    This volume investigates the relationship between protest, repression and political regimes in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Considering how different political regimes use repression and respond to popular protest, this book analyzes the relationship between protest and repression in...

    Published December 15th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Small Arms and Security

    New Emerging International Norms

    By Denise Garcia

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book examines the emergence of new international norms to govern the spread of small arms, and the extent to which these norms have been established in the policies and practices of states, regions and international organizations. It also attempts to establish criteria for assessing norm...

    Published November 14th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Human Security in East Asia

    Challenges for Collaborative Action

    Edited by Sorpong Peou

    Series: Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

    Since the end of the Cold War the number of interstate wars has remained relatively low, although whilst states may be more secure than ever this does not mean that individual human beings are too. This has led to a growing recognition of the importance of human security, in contrast to the...

    Published November 9th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Capitalism, Democracy and the Prevention of War and Poverty

    Edited by Peter Graeff, Guido Mehlkop

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    For a very large part of the world’s population, poverty and war are still part of everyday life. Drawing on insights from several disciplines, this book attempts to find scientific answers to explain the relationship between conflict and poverty. This interdisciplinary volume brings together a...

    Published November 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  7. Human Security

    Concepts and implications

    By Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh, Anuradha Chenoy

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This book, now available in paperback, traces the key evolutions in the development of the concept of human security, the various definitions and critiques, how it relates to other concepts, and what it implies for polities, politics, and policy. Human security is an important subject for the...

    Published October 26th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Global Ethics

    Anarchy, Freedom and International Relations

    By Mervyn Frost

    Series: Critical Issues in Global Politics

    This provocative and original book challenges the commonplace that contemporary international interactions are best understood as struggles for power. Eschewing jargon and theoretical abstraction, Mervyn Frost argues that global politics and global civil society must be understood in ethical terms....

    Published September 25th 2008 by Routledge

  9. European Union Peacebuilding and Policing

    Governance and the European Security and Defence Policy

    By Michael Merlingen, Rasa Ostrauskaite

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This new book provides an in-depth analysis of the projects of improvement carried out by the civilian peacebuilding missions in Bosnia and Macedonia, drawing on the work of Michel Foucault to make the case that the EU’s (self-) image as a model peacebuilder conceals another side of the European...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Politics of Civil Wars

    Conflict, Intervention & Resolution

    By Amalendu Misra

    Civil war is one of the critical issues of our time. Although intrastate in nature, it has a disproportionate and overwhelming effect on the overall peace and stability of contemporary international society. Organized around the themes of contested nationalism, violence, external intervention,...

    Published May 21st 2008 by Routledge