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  • Extending the European Security Communityby Emilian Kavalski

    I.B.Tauris 2008; US$ 14.95

    The region of the Balkans has become one of the emblematic features of the post-Cold War geography of international relations. Understanding the extension of the European zone of peace to the Balkans is at the heart of this pioneering work into the post-Cold War socialisation of the region. How is peace (i.e. a security-community-order) initiated in... more...

  • From War to Peaceby Kent D. Shifferd

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2011; US$ 38.00

    The world's first peace organizations emerged in the 19th century and since that time, anti-war activism has progressed rapidly. This illuminating book presents a realistic analysis of the extent to which the war system has infiltrated all aspects of Western culture and how it works to perpetuate war rather than promote peace. Additionally, the... more...

  • A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Managementby Adam S. Crowe

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 79.95

    A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management provides interdisciplinary analysis on how particular sets of conditions may occur in the future by evaluating global trends, possible scenarios, emerging conditions, and various other elements of risk management. Firmly based in science, the book leverages historical data, current best practices, and scientific... more...

  • Globalizing Resistance against Warby Tiina Seppälä

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    The political revival of the anti-war movement after 9/11 launched a controversial debate on global resistance. Through detailed study of the anti-war movement in Britain, this book critically evaluates the theoretical debate from the perspective of ?critical theory in political practice?. This book presents new arguments and theoretical framework... more...

  • Hurricane Mitigation for the Built Environmentby Ricardo A. Alvarez

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 69.95

    "Alvarez drives home the point that for buildings and communities located in hurricane-prone regions, it is not a question of whether the area will be impacted, but when it will be impacted. The book makes a strong case for taking responsibility to understand the vulnerabilities of buildings and structures to hurricane impacts." ?Timothy Reinhold,... more...

  • Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in Modern Warby Scott Nicholas Romaniuk; Stewart Tristan Webb

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 69.95

    A collection of original works covering all aspects of insurgency and counterinsurgency through a multinational lens, Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in Modern War addresses the need to look beyond the United States and other prominent counterinsurgency actors in the contemporary world. It also reassesses some of the latent and burgeoning insurgent... more...

  • Internal Security and Statebuildingby B. K. Greener; W. J. Fish

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This book examines international efforts to provide security in post-conflict sites and explains why internal security should be given precedence in statebuilding endeavours. The work begins by exploring the evolution of security sectors in mature liberal democratic states, before examining the attempts of such states to accelerate that evolutionary... more...

  • The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslaviaby Rachel Kerr

    Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 189.99

    On 25 May 1993 the United Nations Security Council took the extraordinary and unprecedented step of deciding to establish the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) as a mechanism for the restoration and maintenance of international peace and security. This was an extremely significant innovation in the use of mandatory enforcement... more...

  • International Intervention, Identity and Conflict Transformationby Timea Spitka

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    This book addresses the challenges of international intervention in violent conflicts and its impact on groups in conflict. When the international community intervenes in a violent internal conflict, intervening powers may harden divisions, constructing walls between groups, or they may foster transformation, soften barriers and build bridges between... more...

  • International Intervention and State-makingby Selver B. Sahin

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    This book analyses the changing dynamics of sovereignty resulting from contemporary international state-building interventions. It aims to highlight how the exercise of ?exceptional? forms of power by intervening agencies impacts on the sovereign capacity of intervened states. Drawing upon in-depth analyses of three case studies ? Kosovo, East Timor... more...