Security: A New Framework for Analysis
Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1998 - Political Science - 239 pages
Two schools of thought now exist in security studies: traditionalists want to restrict the subject to politico-military issues; while wideners want to extend it to the economic, societal and environmental sectors. This book sets out a comprehensive statement of the new security studies, establishing the case for the broader agenda.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DanielClausen - LibraryThing
One might think of this book as a key effort to mainstream constructivist analysis in IR and show how security (or securitization) is used as an alternative and extreme form of politics. Buzan, Waever ... Read full review
A must-read seminal book in the fields of IR and Security Studies!