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Grave New World: Security Challenges in the 21st Century

  • Couverture cartonnée
  • 342 Nombre de pages
Zusammenfassung The optimism that arrived at the end of the cold war and marked the turn of the Millennium was shattered by Septem... Lire la suite
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Description

Zusammenfassung The optimism that arrived at the end of the cold war and marked the turn of the Millennium was shattered by September 11. Terrorism is but one aspect of many other wider concerns for national and international security. This title provides an assessment of the prospects for peace and security in the 21st century.

Auteur

Michael E. Brown is dean of the Elliott School of International Affairs and professor of international affairs and political science at The George Washington University, and coeditor of the journal "International Security".

Contenu

Introduction: Security Challenges in the 21st Century Michael E. Brown Part I: Weapons, Technology, and Security 1. Technology and Security Timothy D. Hoyt 2. The Perils of Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Weapons Bernard I. Finel, Brian D. Finlay, and Janne E. Nolan 3. The Proliferation of Conventional Weapons and Technologies Jo L. Husbands 4. Information Technology and Security Dorothy E. Denning 5. Emerging Technologies and Security Loren B. Thompson Part II: Non-Military Aspects of Security 6. Defense Economics and Security Theodore H. Moran 7. Energy and Security Martha Harris 8. Environmental Factors and Security J.R. McNeill 9. Demographic Developments and Security Charles B. Keely 10. Security and Conflict in the Developing World Timothy D. Hoyt Part III: Transnational Actors and Security11. Transnational Mass Media Organizations and Security Diana Owen 12. Transnational Crime, Corruption, and Security Roy Godson 13. Transnational Terrorism and Security Audrey Kurth Cronin Conclusion 14. Security Problems and Security Policy in a Grave New World Michael E. Brown

Détails sur le produit

Titre: Grave New World: Security Challenges in the 21st Century
Sous-titre: Security Challenges in the Twenty-First Century
Éditeur:
Code EAN: 9780878401420
ISBN: 978-0-87840-142-0
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Editeur: Georgetown Univ Pr
Genre: Sciences politiques
nombre de pages: 342
Poids: 599g
Taille: H249mm x B179mm x T19mm
Année: 2003