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28. After the Return to Theory:The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies

28. After the Return to Theory:: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies  

Ole Wæver and Barry Buzan

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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9780191850776
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0028
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This chapter reflects on the past and present of Security Studies, with a particular focus on the changing periods of theory production and practical problem solving. It begins by tracing ... More
28. After the Return to Theory: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies

28. After the Return to Theory: The Past, Present, and Future of Security Studies  

Ole Wæver and Barry Buzan

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
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Aug 2019
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9780191852053
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10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0028
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9780198804109
This chapter reflects on the past and present of Security Studies, with a particular focus on the changing periods of theory production and practical problem solving. It begins by tracing ... More
4. The Causes of War and the Conditions of Peace

4. The Causes of War and the Conditions of Peace  

John Garnett and John Baylis

in Strategy in the Contemporary World: An Introduction to Strategic Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2015
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9780191850813
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708919.003.0005
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Introduction 67 The Study of War 68 Human Nature Explanations of War 72 Wars ‘Within’ and ‘Beyond’ States 78 Conclusion 81 ... More
5. The Causes of War and the Conditions of Peace

5. The Causes of War and the Conditions of Peace  

John Garnett and John Baylis

in Strategy in the Contemporary World Strategy in the Contemporary World (6th edn)

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Nov 2018
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9780191852183
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10.1093/hepl/9780198807100.003.0005
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This chapter examines theories that explain the causes of war. It considers ideas advanced by political scientists, sociologists, biologists and philosophers, showing that different ... More
19. Coercive Diplomacy:Countering War-Threatening Crises and Armed Conflicts

19. Coercive Diplomacy:: Countering War-Threatening Crises and Armed Conflicts  

Peter Viggo Jakobsen

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0019
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This chapter examines how coercive diplomacy has emerged as a strategy for states in dealing with the opponent without resorting to full-scale war. Coercive diplomacy involves the use of ... More
19. Coercive Diplomacy: Countering War-Threatening Crises and Armed Conflicts

19. Coercive Diplomacy: Countering War-Threatening Crises and Armed Conflicts  

Peter Viggo Jakobsen

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0019
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This chapter examines how coercive diplomacy has emerged as a strategy for states in dealing with the opponent without resorting to full-scale war. Coercive diplomacy involves the use of ... More
12. The Control of Weapons of Mass Destruction

12. The Control of Weapons of Mass Destruction  

John Baylis

in Strategy in the Contemporary World: An Introduction to Strategic Studies (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198708919.003.0013
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This chapter examines issues regarding the control of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) and its implications for international security. It begins with a discussion of the shift that took ... More
13. The Control of Weapons of Mass Destruction

13. The Control of Weapons of Mass Destruction  

John Baylis

in Strategy in the Contemporary World Strategy in the Contemporary World (6th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198807100.003.0013
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This chapter explores a variety of questions on how to control the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs). It begins with a discussion of the shift that took place during the ... More
13. Conventional Power and Contemporary Warfare

13. Conventional Power and Contemporary Warfare  

John Ferris

in Strategy in the Contemporary World: An Introduction to Strategic Studies (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198708919.003.0014
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This chapter examines how — and the extent to which — conventional military power influences the contemporary world, whether by fighting wars or by backing policy in peace. It first reviews ... More
14. Conventional Power and Contemporary Warfare

14. Conventional Power and Contemporary Warfare  

John Ferris

in Strategy in the Contemporary World Strategy in the Contemporary World (6th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198807100.003.0014
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This chapter examines how conventional power shapes warfare in the contemporary world. It considers the present and emerging state of conventional military power, how conventional forces ... More
8. Critical Interventions:Subjects, Objects, and Security

8. Critical Interventions:: Subjects, Objects, and Security  

J. Marshall Beier

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0008
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This chapter explores some unconventional questions about somewhat unconventional subjects for Security Studies, a field that has traditionally been more inclined to focus on states in its ... More
7. Critical Security Studies:A Schismatic History

7. Critical Security Studies:: A Schismatic History  

David Mutimer

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0007
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This chapter provides a partial history of the label ‘Critical Security Studies’ and the way it has developed and fragmented since the early 1990s. It considers the primary claims of the ... More
7. Critical Security Studies: A Schismatic History

7. Critical Security Studies: A Schismatic History  

David Mutimer

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
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9780191852053
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10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0007
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This chapter provides a partial history of the label ‘Critical Security Studies’ and the way it has developed and fragmented since the early 1990s. It considers the primary claims of the ... More
27. Cyber-Security

27. Cyber-Security  

Myriam Dunn Cavelty

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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9780191850776
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0027
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This chapter examines the implications of cyber-security for national security. It first provides the necessary technical background on why the information infrastructure is inherently ... More
27. Cyber-Security

27. Cyber-Security  

Myriam Dunn Cavelty

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
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9780191852053
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10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0027
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This chapter examines the implications of cyber-security for national security. It first provides the necessary technical background on why the information infrastructure is inherently ... More
21. Does Strategic Studies Have a Future?

21. Does Strategic Studies Have a Future?  

Lawrence Freedman

in Strategy in the Contemporary World: An Introduction to Strategic Studies (5th edn)

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9780191850813
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708919.003.0022
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This chapter reflects on the question of whether strategic studies has a future as a field of academic study. It first considers the early development of strategic studies and how it became ... More
23. Does Strategic Studies Have a Future?

23. Does Strategic Studies Have a Future?  

Lawrence Freedman

in Strategy in the Contemporary World Strategy in the Contemporary World (6th edn)

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9780191852183
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10.1093/hepl/9780198807100.003.0023
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9780198807100
This chapter considers whether the field of strategic studies has a future, first by tracing its development in universities and think tanks as traditional military patterns of thought and ... More
17. Economic Security

17. Economic Security  

Gary M Shiffman

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0017
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This chapter examines the concept of economic security as a framework for analysing and countering organized violence. It first provides a brief historical overview of the economic science ... More
17. Economic Security

17. Economic Security  

Gary M. Shiffman

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
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9780191852053
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10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0017
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9780198804109
This chapter examines the concept of economic security as a framework for analysing and countering organized violence. It first provides a brief historical overview of the economic science ... More
23. Energy Security

23. Energy Security  

Sam Raphael and Doug Stokes

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0023
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9780198708315
This chapter examines growing concerns over global energy security due to rising demand for fossil fuels by industrialized economies coupled with increasing uncertainties over future energy ... More

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