The Role of the United Nations
This book evaluates how far the UN has embraced human security as a policy agenda and explores its relevance for international law. The extent to which the UN has embraced human security as a viable policy agenda has implications and consequences for international law, such as the challenge to...
To Be Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge
At Home and Abroad
The aim of this book is to analyse why and how states respond to human security, both at home and abroad. Although states still define security as "the defense of territory" from military attack, increasingly security pertains to the protection of human beings from violence. This violence can...
Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge
Challenges for the 21st century
This edited volume explores human security challenges in the context of Turkey. Turkey occupies a critical geopolitical position between Europe, the Middle East and the Caucasus. It is an important peace-broker in regional conflicts and a leading country in peacekeeping operations, and has...
Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge
A Framework for Evidence-Based Programming
This book presents a new framework of analysis to assess the antecedents, process and consequences of natural and man-made disasters and humanitarian crises, and the feasibility of their respective interventions. The past half-century has witnessed a dramatic increase in man-made and natural...
To Be Published August 30th 2014 by Routledge
Transformative Approaches to Research, Policy and Action
Environmental change presents a new context and new opportunities for transformational change. This timely book will inspire new ways of understanding the relationship between environmental change and human security. A Changing Environment for Human Security: Transformative Approaches to Research,...
Published June 12th 2013 by Routledge
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
Security, Strategic & Military Studies