International Security (Sage Library of International Relations)

International Security (Sage Library of International Relations)

By: Lene Hansen (editor), Barry Buzan (editor)Hardback

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International Security is one of the main sub-fields of International Relations. This four-volume collection will bring together seminal journal articles and some book chapters to map the main themes and turning points in the development of International Security Studies. Volume 1: Military-Political Security during the Cold War covers the traditional military-political security agenda from 1945 to the ending of the cold war. Volume 2: Military-Political Security since the Cold War reflects the perceived crisis of relevance in the whole strategic studies agenda and examines the responses to a radically different international political context. Volume 3: Widening the Agenda of International Security traces the broadening of traditional security concerns and shows how economic, environmental and societal security came onto the agenda of international security. Volume 4: Challenging State Security is about approaches that challenge state security including critical security studies, human security, feminism, and postmoderist/poststructualist approaches. Together the four volumes map the progress from the traditional security agenda to more contemporary challenges like terrorism.They serve to demonstrate the wide scope of the international security agenda today, as well as the wide range of methodologies and epistemologies used to approach the subject. Including an extensive overall introduction and part introductions by the Editors, this multi-volume set will be an essential purchase for all Political Science Libraries and Schools of International Relations.

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Contents

Volume One: The Cold War and Nuclear Deterrence The Sources of Soviet Conduct - George Kennan National Security as an Ambiguous Symbol - Arnold Wolfers Another 'Great Debate' - Hans J Morgenthau The National Interest of the United States The Delicate Balance of Terror - Arnold Wohlstetter The Stability of a Bipolar World - Kennthe N Waltz The Sharing of Nuclear Responsibilities - Andre Beaufre A Problem in Need of a Solution Strategic Studies and Its Critics - Hedley Bull Arms Control and World Order - Hedley Bull Co-Operation under the Security Dilemma - Robert Jervis Rationality at the Brink - Jack L Snyder The Role of Cognitive Processes in Failures of Deterrence Contrasts in American and Soviet Strategic Thought - Fritz W Ermarth Why Nuclear Superiority Doesn't Matter - Robert Jervis Strategic Stability Reconsidered - Colin S Gray Managing Nuclear Multipolarity - John J Weltman Common Security A Programme for Disarmament, the Report of the Independent Commission on Disarmament and Security Issues under the Chairmanship of Olof Palme Redefining Security - Richard Ullman Security in the Third World - Mohammed Ayoob The Worm about to Turn? Nuclear War and Climatic Catastrophe - Carl Sagan Some Policy Implications The Offensive/Defensive Balance of Military Technology - Jack S Levy A Theoretical and Historical Analysis Why Even Good Defences May Be Bad - Charles Glaser Transarmament - Johan Galtung From Offensive to Defensive Defence Volume Two: The Transition to the Post-Cold War Security Agenda Economic Structure and International Security - Barry Buzan The Limits of the Liberal Case Sex and Death in the Rational World of Defense Intellectuals - Carol Cohn Geopolitical Discourse - Simon Dalby The Soviet Union as Other International Security Studies - Joseph S Nye and Sean Lynn-Jones A Report of a Conference on the State of the Field 'Base Women', Bananas, Beaches and Bases - Cynthia Enloe Making a Feminist Sense of International Politics The Case against Linking Environmental Degradation and Security - Daniel Deudney Security, Sovereignty and the Challenge of World Politics - R J B Walker How the West Was One - Bradley Klein Representational Politics of NATO Soft Power - Joseph S Nye Security and Emancipation - Ken Booth The Renaissance of Security Studies - Stephen Walt The Quagmire of Gender and International Security - Rebecca Grant Renaissance in Security Studies? Caveat Lector - Edward Kolodziej A Tale of Two Worlds - J M Goldgeier and Michael McFaul Core and Periphery in the Post-Cold War Era Japan's National Security - Peter J Katzenstein and Nobuo Okawara Structures, Norms and Policies The Security Dilemma and Ethnic Conflict - Barry Posen The Clash of Civilizations? - Samuel Huntington The Emerging Structure of International Politics - Kenneth N Waltz Common, Comprehensive and Co-Operative Security - David Dewitt UNPD Human Development Report 1994, Chapter Two New Dimensions of Human Security 'Message in a Bottle'? Theory and Praxis in Critical Security Studies - Richard Wyn Jones Volume Three: Widening Security What Is Security? - Emma Rothschild A Genealogy of the Chemical Weapons Taboo - Richard Price Securitization and Desecuritization - Ole Waever Identity and Security - Bill McSweeney Buzan and the Copenhagen School? Broadening the Agenda of Security Studies - Keith Krause and Michael Williams Politics and Methods Security Studies and the End of the Cold War - David A Baldwin Collective Identity in a Democratic Community - Thomas Risse-Kappen The Case of NATO Insecurity and State Formation in the Global Military Order - Keith Krause The Middle Eastern Case Constructing National Interests - Jutta Weldes Multiple Identities, Interfacing Games - Karin Fierke The Social Construction of Western Action in Bosnia Competing Visions for U S Grand Strategy - Barry R Posen and Andrew L Ross Imagined (Security) Communities - Emanuel Adler Cognitive Regions in International Relations Volume Four: Debating Security and Strategy and the Impact of 9/11 Should Strategic Studies Survive? - Richard K Betts Identity and the Politics of Security - Michael C Williams Revisiting Copenhagen - Jef Huysmans Or, on the Creative Development of a Security Studies Agenda in Europe After Pax Americana - Charles A Kupchan Benign Power, Regional Integration and the Sources of Stable Multipolarity States of Insecurity - Joseph Masco Plutonium and Post-Cold War Anxiety in New Mexico, 1992-96 Human Security and the Interests of the State - Astri Suhrke The Lonely Superpower - Samuel P Huntington The Little Mermaid's Silent Security Dilemma and the Absence of Gender in the Copenhagen School - Lene Hansen Nuclear Order and Disorder - William Walker Global Governance, Development and Human Security - Caroline Thomas Exploring the Links Human Security - Roland Paris Paradigm Shift or Hot Air? Security and Immigration - Didier Bigo Toward a Critique of the Governmentality of Unease Power and Weakness - Robert Kagan Feminist Responses to International Security Studies - J Ann Tickner On the Pedagogy of 'Small Wars' - Tarak Barkawi Knowledge as Power - Robert L Paarlberg Science, Military Dominance and U S Security The 'War on Terror' - Gilles Andreani Good Cause, Wrong Concept Imaging Terror - James Der Derian Logos, Pathos and Ethos Should HIV/AIDS Be Scrutinized? The Ethical Dilemmas of Linking HIV/AIDS and Security - Stefan Elbe From Social to National Security - Mark Neocleous

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/08/2007
  • ISBN13: 9781412921398
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1760
  • ID: 9781412921398
  • weight: 3166
  • ISBN10: 1412921392

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