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1. Introduction:What is Security Studies?

1. Introduction:: What is Security Studies?  

Alan Collins

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850776
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0001
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9780198708315
This text provides an introduction to Security Studies, the sub-discipline of International Relations that deals with the study of security. War and the threat to use force are part of the ... More
26. Transnational Crime

26. Transnational Crime  

Jeanne Giraldo and Harold Trinkunas

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850776
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0026
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9780198708315
This chapter examines the threats posed by transnational crime to national security. Globalization and other international trends may have the unintended consequence of fostering the ... More
10. Irregular Warfare:Terrorism and Insurgency

10. Irregular Warfare:: Terrorism and Insurgency  

James D. Kiras

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

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850813
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708919.003.0011
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9780198708919
This chapter examines the theory and practice of irregular warfare by focusing on terrorism and insurgency. It first considers some relevant definitions before discussing how terrorist and ... More
8. Military power and US foreign policy

8. Military power and US foreign policy  

Beth A. Fischer

in US Foreign Policy (2nd edn)

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Feb 2012
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Sep 2017
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9780191850912
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780199585816.003.0008
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9780199585816
This chapter explores the relationship between American military power and foreign policy. It also considers important debates regarding containment, deterrence, preemption, and the limits ... More
20. Weapons of Mass Destruction

20. Weapons of Mass Destruction  

James J. Wirtz

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850776
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10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0020
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9780198708315
This chapter examines how weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) work and the effects they might have if used on the battlefield or against civilian targets. The threat posed by WMD ... More
11. Key Issues in Contemporary IR

11. Key Issues in Contemporary IR  

Robert Jackson and Georg Sørensen

in Introduction to International Relations: Theories and Approaches (6th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850752
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10.1093/hepl/9780198707554.003.0011
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9780198707554
This chapter examines four of the most important contemporary issues in international relations (IR): international terrorism, religion, the environment, and new patterns of war and peace. ... More
18. Global terrorism

18. Global terrorism  

Paul Rogers

in US Foreign Policy (3rd edn)

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May 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852213
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10.1093/hepl/9780198707578.003.0018
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9780198707578
This chapter examines how global terrorism, and particularly the war on terror, has shaped US foreign policy. It first provides an overview of the 9/11 terror attacks and definitions of ... More
1. Introduction: US foreign policy—past, present, and future

1. Introduction: US foreign policy—past, present, and future  

Michael Cox and Doug Stokes

in US Foreign Policy (3rd edn)

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May 2018
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Aug 2018
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9780191852213
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10.1093/hepl/9780198707578.003.0001
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9780198707578
This work examines how domestic politics and culture shape US foreign policy, with particular emphasis on the role of institutions and processes. It considers the ways in which pressure ... More
20. Weapons of Mass Destruction

20. Weapons of Mass Destruction  

James J. Wirtz

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
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Aug 2019
eISBN: 
9780191852053
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0020
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9780198804109
This chapter examines how weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) work and the effects they might have if used on the battlefield or against civilian targets. The threat posed by WMD ... More
26. Transnational Crime

26. Transnational Crime  

Harold Trinkunas

in Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)

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Dec 2018
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Aug 2019
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9780191852053
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.003.0026
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9780198804109
This chapter examines the threats posed by transnational crime to national security. Globalization and other international trends may have the unintended consequence of fostering the ... More
11. Irregular Warfare: Terrorism and Insurgency

11. Irregular Warfare: Terrorism and Insurgency  

James D. Kiras

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

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Nov 2018
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Aug 2019
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9780191852183
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198807100.003.0011
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9780198807100
This chapter examines two types of irregular warfare: terrorism and insurgency. It first considers the problematic definitions given to irregular warfare, terrorism and insurgency before ... More
1. Introduction: Strategy in the Contemporary World

1. Introduction: Strategy in the Contemporary World  

John Baylis and James J. Wirtz

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

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Nov 2018
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Aug 2019
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9780191852183
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198807100.003.0001
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9780198807100
This book examines strategy in the contemporary world. Part I considers the enduring issues that animate the study of strategy and tackles topics ranging from the causes of war to questions ... More
25. Terrorism and globalization

25. Terrorism and globalization  

James D. Kiras

in The Globalization of World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations (7th edn)

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Dec 2016
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191850851
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198739852.003.0025
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9780198739852
This chapter examines how globalization has contributed to the growth of terrorism as a global phenomenon. It considers whether global terrorism is the price states pay for entry into and ... More
International Relations Since 1945

International Relations Since 1945 (2nd edn)  

John W. Young and John Kent

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2013
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Sep 2017
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9780191850974
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780199693061.001.0001
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book
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9780199693061
International Relations Since 1945 provides a comprehensive introduction to global political history since World War II. The text has been comprehensively updated to cover the ... More
Contemporary Security Studies

Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)  

Alan Collins

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850776
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.001.0001
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book
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9780198708315
Contemporary Security Studies provides an introduction to Security Studies. It features a wide breadth and depth of coverage of the different theoretical approaches to the ... More
8. Human rights

8. Human rights  

Tom Campbell

in Issues in Political Theory (3rd edn)

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Dec 2014
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Sep 2017
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9780191850936
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780199680436.003.0009
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9780199680436
This chapter examines issues arising from analyses and critiques of human rights, including the nature and significance of rights in general, and the functions of human rights. It considers ... More
21. American foreign policy after 9/11

21. American foreign policy after 9/11  

Caroline Kennedy-Pipe

in US Foreign Policy (2nd edn)

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Feb 2012
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Sep 2017
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9780191850912
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780199585816.003.0021
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chapter
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9780199585816
This chapter examines U.S. foreign policy after 9/11 with a view to looking at continuities as well as the disjunctions of Washington’s engagement with the world. It first considers the ... More
21. Terrorism

21. Terrorism  

Brenda Lutz and James Lutz

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
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9780191850776
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0021
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chapter
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9780198708315
This chapter examines the global threat posed by terrorism. Efforts to deal with terrorism can be considered within the framework of terrorism as warfare, terrorism as crime, and terrorism ... More
24. The Weapons Trade

24. The Weapons Trade  

Suzette R. Grillot

in Contemporary Security Studies (4th edn)

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Dec 2015
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191850776
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198708315.003.0024
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chapter
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9780198708315
This chapter discusses the international weapons trade. It first provides a historical background on the global arms trade and highlights the ways in which the trade in defence and military ... More
Contemporary Security Studies

Contemporary Security Studies (5th edn)  

Alan Collins (ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2018
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Aug 2019
eISBN: 
9780191852053
DOI: 
10.1093/hepl/9780198804109.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780198804109
Contemporary Security Studies provides an introduction to Security Studies. It features a wide breadth and depth of coverage of the different theoretical approaches to the ... More

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