Understanding Global Security
Fully revised to incorporate recent developments in world politics, the second edition of Understanding Global Security analyzes the variety of ways in which people's lives are threatened and/or secured in contemporary global politics. The traditional focus of Security Studies texts - war, deterrence and terrorism - are analyzed alongside non-military security issues such as famine, crime, disease, disasters, environmental degredation and human rights abuses to provide a comprehensive survey of how and why people are killed in the contemporary world.
New features to this edition include:
User friendly and easy to follow, this textbook is designed to make a complex subject accessible to all. Key features include:
This highly acclaimed and popular academic text will continue to be essential reading for everyone interested in security.
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Review: Understanding Global SecurityUser Review - Alyssa - Goodreads
Clear and well-organized, Understanding Global Security is the perfect introduction to the subject. Important words are easiy pointed out, and sections are arranged neatly with headers. This was a very easy book to read and understand. Read full review