Understanding Global Security
Edition: 3rd 2013 (Revised)
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Description: Fully revised to incorporate recent developments, this third edition of Understanding Global Securityanalyzes the variety of ways in which peoples lives are threatened and / or secured in contemporary global politics. The traditional focus of Security Studies texts: war, deterrence and terrorism are analyzed alongside non-military security issues such as famine, crime, disease, disasters, environmental degradation and human rights abuses to provide a comprehensive survey of how and why people are killed in the contemporary world. Key concepts of International Relations and Globalization are defined and explained, prominent political thinkers and activists are profiled in short biographies and the human impact of the various security threats considered graphically illustrated in ‘Top Ten’ tables. Hence this textbook introduces students to the full range of security issues in a clear and concise format that is easy to follow. Key features include:‘top ten’ tables highlighting the most destructive events or forms of death in that area throughout historyboxed descriptions elaborating key concepts in the field of security and International Relations‘biographical boxes’ of key individuals who have shaped world eventsfurther reading and websites at the end of each chapter guiding you towards the most up-to-date information on various topicsglossary of political terminology.This highly acclaimed and popular academic text will continue to be essential reading for everyone interested in security.
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Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 7/15/2013
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall