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Contemporary security and strategy

Author: Craig A Snyder
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

This text brings together a range of specially-commissioned chapters to provide an accessible introduction to Security Studies in the 21st century. The second edition has been expanded to cover  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Contemporary security and strategy.
Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Craig A Snyder
ISBN: 9780230520950 0230520952 0230520960 9780230520967
OCLC Number: 173498653
Notes: Previous edition: Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1999.
Description: xviii, 285 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Contemporary security and strategy --
Realism and security studies --
Beyond strategy : critical thinking on the new security studies --
Non-military security challenges --
Thinking and rethinking the causes of war --
The evolution of strategy and the new world order --
The transformation of war --
Nuclear strategy --
Emerging nuclear states and the challenge of non-proliferation --
Terrorism and insurgency --
Intervention --
Great powers and the international system : between unilateralism and multilateralism --
Regional security and regional conflict.
Responsibility: edited by Craig A. Snyder.
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Reviews of the 1st edition: '[A] good set of essays that can be used for both graduate and undergraduate courses in security studies... It will be an important resource for scholars and advanced Read more...

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