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Paul Rogers: A Pioneer in Critical Security Analysis and Public Engagement

With a Foreword by Jenny Pearce

Benefits

  • Written by a leading peace researcher

  • Integrates economic, environmental, and security aspects

  • Provides a comprehensive analysis derived from 50 years of research

Book

Part of the Pioneers in Arts, Humanities, Science, Engineering, Practice book series (PAHSEP, volume 21)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. On Paul Rogers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-2
    2. Paul Rogers
      Pages 3-10
  3. Selected Texts on Development and Environment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Paul Rogers
      Pages 41-43
    3. Paul Rogers
      Pages 45-51
  4. Selected Texts on the Cold War and After

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Paul Rogers
      Pages 67-79
    3. Paul Rogers
      Pages 81-109
  5. Selected Texts on British Defence Policy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Paul Rogers
      Pages 113-140
    3. Paul Rogers
      Pages 141-156
  6. Selected Texts on Global Political Violence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Paul Rogers
      Pages 163-172
    3. Paul Rogers
      Pages 173-194
    4. Paul Rogers
      Pages 195-222

About this book

Introduction

This book brings together a collection of writings over the past half century from Professor Paul Rogers.   As a leading peace researcher he has gained an international reputation for the critical, independent and rigorous analysis of international security and the underlying causes of global conflict.   His work on the responses to 9/11 and the continuing failure of the war on terror, in particular, has shown prescience that has attracted widespread attention. Moreover, he has coupled his academic analysis with a determination to communicate widely beyond the university environment.  With many thousands of radio and television interviews, hundreds of public lectures and a world-wide following for his web publishing, this extramural engagement consistently seeks to raise the level of public debate on international security issues.

-  Provides a radically different perspective on global security, based on 50 years of analysis
-  Uniquely integrates economic, environmental and security analysis into a single overview
-  Cogently demonstrates the urgent need to rethink our entire approach to global security


Keywords

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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Peace StudiesUniversity of BradfordBradfordUnited Kingdom

About the authors

As a leading peace researcher, Paul Rogers has gained an international reputation for the critical, independent and rigorous analysis of international security issues and the underlying causes of global conflicts. His work on the responses to 9/11 and the continuing failure of the war on terror, in particular, has shown a degree of prescience that has attracted widespread attention. Moreover, he has coupled his academic analysis with a determination to communicate far beyond the confines of the academic setting. With many thousands of radio and television interviews, hundreds of public lectures and a global following for his web publishing, his extramural engagement efforts consistently seek to raise the level of public debate on international security issues.

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