Human Insecurity: Global Structures of Violence
Human Insecurity is concerned with our refusal to confront the millions of avoidable deaths of women and children each year. Those missing millions are rarely the subject of conventional security studies, yet such avoidable deaths are a vital part of the notion of 'security' more broadly understood. The book argues that such deaths are caused by the man-made structures of neoliberalism and 'andrarchy' and argues that the debate on human security can be reinvigorated by looking at the unarmed, civilian role in causing the deaths of millions of innocent people; from child deaths from preventable disease to honour killings.
Results 1-3 of 18
Culture , Ideology and World Order , London : Westview . ( 1996 ) Approaches to World Order , Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Daly , M. ( 1985 ) Beyond God the Father : Toward a Philosophy of Women's Liberation , Boston , MA ...
Francis , D. ( 2004 ) Rethinking War and Peace , London : Pluto . Freedman , L. ( 1998 ) “ International security : changing targets ' , Foreign Policy , Spring , pp . 48–64 . Frynas , J. G. ( 1998 ) ' Political instability and business ...
Patomaki , H. ( 2002 ) Democratising Globalisation : The Leverage of the Tobin Tax , London : Zed Books . Payne , A. ( 2005 ) The Global Politics of Unequal Development , London : Palgrave Macmillan . Peet , R. ( 2007 ) Unholy Trinity ...
What people are saying - Write a review
Thinking about security and violence
Global human insecurity
8 other sections not shown