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Theory of World Security

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  • Title: Theory of World Security
  • Author: Ken Booth
  • ISBN: 9780521543170
  • Page: 206
  • Format: Paperback

[PDF] Unlimited ↠ Theory of World Security : by Ken Booth, Theory of World Security, Ken Booth, Theory of World Security What is real What can we know How might we act This book sets out to answer these fundamental philosophical questions in a radical and original theory of security for our times Arguing that the concept of security in world politics has long been imprisoned by conservative thinking Ken Booth explores security as a precious instrumental value which gives individuals andWhat [PDF] Unlimited ↠ Theory of World Security : by Ken Booth - Theory of World Security, Theory of World Security What is real What can we know How might we act This book sets out to answer these fundamental philosophical questions in a radical and original theory of security for our times Arguing that the concep

  • [PDF] Unlimited ↠ Theory of World Security : by Ken Booth
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Theory of World Security

About "Ken Booth"

  1. Ken Booth

    Ken Booth FBA is a international relations and security theorist.A fellow of the British Academy,Booth s profile on their website describes his principle scholarly field as the strategic aspects of international relations and his role in establishing the new field of critical security studies Booth is a senior research associate and former professor at Aberystwyth University Booth s profile on the University s website describes his current reasearch interests as the theory and practice of security, international relations theory, human rights, nuclear disarmament, and security in Africa Current projects include realists and realism, terrorism, and critical theory for critical times.

336 Comments

  1. Booth s work is unabashedly a work of critical security studies Thus, it s influences are marxism, the Frankfurt school of theorizing, and other works of critical security studies Judged on its own criteria, I would have to say this is probably one of the better works on critical security studies and a book that is highly accessible to outsiders Perhaps most importantly, the book argues that critical security scholars cannot simply ignore realism, but must grapple with realism in the most seriou [...]


  2. Having read numerous books on IR and IS over the past year this is by far the most readable and the most affecting It should not have been bed time reading because of its depth and power I recommend anyone studying IR or IS CSS to get stuck into this at the earliest possible opportunity Because not only is it a thought provoking book in a way many other IR works are not It also gives an excellent state of the art overview of the key issues of IR.Excellent Stuff altogether.


  3. A cosmopolitan critical view for international relationsThe book is essential for all security studies students.


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