Security: A Critical Introduction by Lee JarvisSecurity: A Critical Introduction by Lee Jarvis

Security: A Critical Introduction

byLee Jarvis, Jack Holland

Paperback | December 12, 2014

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This major new text provides an accessible yet intellectually rigorous introduction to contemporary Security Studies. It focuses on eight fundamental debates relating to international security, integrating a wide range of empirical issues and theoretical approaches within its critical interrogation of these.
Lee Jarvis is a Senior Lecturer in International Security at the University of East Anglia, UK. He has articles published in a range of top journals including Security Dialogue, Political Studies, Millennium, and International Relations. He is author of Times of Terror: Discourse, Temporality and the War on Terror, and co-author of Te...
Title:Security: A Critical IntroductionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pagesPublished:December 12, 2014Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230391958

ISBN - 13:9780230391956

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. What Is Security?
3. What Can We Know About Security?
4. How Can We Study Security?
5. Security For Whom Or For What?
6. Security From Whom Or From What? The Changing Nature Of War
7. Security From Whom Or From What? New Security Challenges
8. Is Security Possible?
9. Is Security Desirable?
10. Conclusion