Welcome to the Security Studies Catalog 2013
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An Introduction, 2nd Edition
Security Studies is the most comprehensive textbook available on security studies. Comprehensively revised for the new edition including new chapters on Polarity, Culture, Intelligence, and the Academic and Policy Worlds, it continues to give students a detailed overview of the major...
Published April 10th 2012 by Routledge
Focusing on contemporary challenges, this major new Handbook offers a wide-ranging collection of cutting-edge essays from leading scholars in the field of Security Studies. The field of Security Studies has undergone significant change during the past twenty years, and is now one of the most...
Published August 1st 2011 by Routledge
Military Change and its Geopolitical Effects
Series: Adelphi series
This Adelphi examines defence procurement in Asia against a backdrop of the region’s fragmented security infrastructure. The overlapping alliances, multilateral bodies and regional dialogues are ill-equipped to respond to the changing balance of power, since there is no unified forum through which...
Published March 29th 2013 by Routledge
A Pragmatist Framework for Analysis
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...
To Be Published October 6th 2013 by Routledge
Technology Acquisition and Military Modernisation
Series: Asian Security Studies
This new book is the first full account, inside or outside government, of China’s efforts to acquire foreign technology. Based on primary sources and meticulously researched, the book lays bare China’s efforts to prosper technologically through others' achievements. For decades, China has operated...
Published May 14th 2013 by Routledge
Domestic and International Ramifications
This volume analyzes the political, economic and strategic dimensions of the recent upheavals in the Middle East known as the Arab Spring. Mass demonstrations in many Arab states challenged the political status quo and the existing political and cultural system in the region. While it is too early...
Published March 5th 2013 by Routledge
Neo-Empire, State Interests and Hegemonic Power
Series: Contemporary Security Studies
By examining Russia’s military, economic, political, and diplomatic policies towards the former Soviet states since 1991, this book assesses whether Russian leaders have been able to discard the country’s imperial legacy....
To Be Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge