Madness in the Multitude: Human Security and World Disorder

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Oxford University Press, 2002 - Political Science - 210 pages
Human security is a key force motivating anyone involved in international relations. This book explores how our conceptions of human security have evolved in the latter half of the twentieth century, analyzing the debate about how to promote and advance security as we enter the new millennium.

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The Many Meanings of Human Security
Human Security as a Global Public Good
Controlling Small Arms

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About the author (2002)

Fen Osler Hampson is professor international affairs at The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University. He is recipient of the Jennings Randolph Peace Fellowship from the United States Institute of Peace and a Research and Writing Award from the MacArthur Foundation. He is the author of five books and editor and co-author of 20 other volumes. He holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University.

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