Global Security : Addressing the Challenges and Opportunities for Research in the Information Age /

Global Security : Addressing the Challenges and Opportunities for Research in the Information Age / edited by François Géré and Mary Sharpe. - Amsterdam : IOS Press, 2011. - 1 online resource (200 pages) - NATO Science for Peace and Security Series E: Human and Societal Dynamics ; v. 81 . - NATO science for peace and security series. E, Human and societal dynamics ; v. 81. .

"Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on The Intangibles of Security, Brussels, Belgium, 21-23 April 2009"--Title page verso. Includes indexes.

Title; Foreword From Tradition to Innovation: Considering New Perspectives for Security Research; Acknowledgements; Contents; Part One Security in a Changing World: Variables Versus Intangibles; Part Two Modeling Security; Part Three Identity, Loyalty and Security; Part Four Security and Norms: Law, Ethics and Justice; Part Five Management of Security: Successes and Failures; Conclusion; Subject Index; Author Index.

The approach to research in global security from the perspective of the human sciences presents a number of challenges. NATO and ESF, aware of the importance of this endeavor, have commissioned l'Institut Francais d'Analyse Strategique (IFAS) to organize a number of activities aimed at identifying potential areas for research. This book presents the findings of these investigations. Whilst the human sciences will of course continue their traditional activities and research, the intention is to establish an additional "security oriented sector" for the new generation, to which each di.

9781607507604 1607507609

International relations--Congresses.
Arms control--Congresses.
National security--Congresses.
POLITICAL SCIENCE--International Relations--Arms Control.
Arms control.
International relations.
National security.

Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.

TK43 / .N38 2011


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