Human Security Studies: Theories, Methods and Themes

Human Security Studies: Theories, Methods and Themes

By: Sorpong Peou (author)Hardback

1 - 2 weeks availability

£75.60 RRP £84.00  You save £8.40 (10%) With FREE Saver Delivery

Description

Human Security Studies: Theories, Methods and Themes examines the concept of human security from different theoretical and methodological perspectives and shows how they help shed light on the different themes of global intervention. Liberal perspectives, represented by global legalism and developmentalism, share the optimism that human security can be ensured and enhanced through strengthening global governance. Realists remain skeptical about this liberal vision. While also critical of the liberal promise, critical theorists and feminists offer radical perspectives on human security. All these perspectives help explain the challenges of military intervention for human protection, micro-disarmament, international criminal justice, smart sanctions, human rights and democracy promotion, and human development.

Create a review

Contents

What Human Security Is Not, What It Is; Liberal Optimistic Perspectives; Realist Skeptical Perspectives; Critical Perspectives; Feminist Perspectives; Methods of Analysis; Armed Intervention for Human Protection; Micro-Disarmament; Smart Sanctions; International Criminal Justice; Human Rights and Democracy Promotion; Human Development.

Product Details

  • publication date: 07/06/2014
  • ISBN13: 9789814440455
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 516
  • ID: 9789814440455
  • weight: 857
  • ISBN10: 9814440450

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close