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The Tradeoffs

Jacob N. Shapiro

in The Terrorist's Dilemma: Managing Violent Covert Organizations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157214
eISBN:
9781400848645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157214.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter begins with a discussion of how the covert nature of terrorism inevitably creates opportunities for operatives to expropriate organizational resources for their own purposes, leading to ... More


Mobility, circulation, and homeomorphism: data becoming risk information

Nathaniel O’Grady

in Security/Mobility: Politics of Movement

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526107459
eISBN:
9781526124258
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526107459.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter analyses the British Fire and Rescue Services, in particular how data travel through their digital infrastructures until it is finally computed into risk assessments that intend to ... More


How Leading States Respond to Rising Regional Powers

Evan Braden Montgomery

in In the Hegemon's Shadow: Leading States and the Rise of Regional Powers

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501702341
eISBN:
9781501704017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702341.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter examines how leading states respond to rising regional powers (RRPs). More specifically, it asks why leading states have accommodated some emerging powers in peripheral regions but ... More


Conclusion

Daniel Stevens and Nick Vaughan-Williams

in Everyday Security Threats: Perceptions, Experiences, and Consequences

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719096068
eISBN:
9781526120953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096068.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

The Conclusion sums up the research, explores its implications, and draws lessons for the future for both academic and policy-making communities. The implications of the research are several, ... More


China’s Energy Security: A New Framework for Analysis

Øystein Tunsjø

in Security and Profit in China’s Energy Policy: Hedging Against Risk

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231165082
eISBN:
9780231535434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165082.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

The key theoretical objective of the present study is to explore how hedging and risk management can explain some of the complexity that is lost in the gap between the strategic and market approaches ... More


Safeguarding China’s Seaborne Petroleum Supplies

Øystein Tunsjø

in Security and Profit in China’s Energy Policy: Hedging Against Risk

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231165082
eISBN:
9780231535434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165082.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter focuses on the main transportation route for Chinese oil supplies: the maritime route. It first assesses the importance of energy security as a driver behind China’s naval ambitions. It ... More


Conclusion

Øystein Tunsjø

in Security and Profit in China’s Energy Policy: Hedging Against Risk

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231165082
eISBN:
9780231535434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165082.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter concludes the study by summarizing the main arguments and findings. The analysis focuses on the influence of the key actors in the energy-policy-making apparatus [the Chinese Communist ... More


Sharing the Burden of Saving the Planet: Global Social Justice for Sustainable Development: Lessons from the Theory of Public Finance*

Joseph E. Stiglitz

in The Quest for Security: Protection Without Protectionism and the Challenge of Global Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231156868
eISBN:
9780231527651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231156868.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

The risks of climate change resulting from the increase in the atmospheric concentration of greenhouse gases have been well documented. There is a global consensus that strong actions need to be ... More


Limitations, Objections, and the Future of the Cybersecurity Dilemma

Ben Buchanan

in The Cybersecurity Dilemma: Hacking, Trust and Fear Between Nations

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190665012
eISBN:
9780190686543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190665012.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter considers three counterarguments to the cybersecurity dilemma logic. It shows that even if the cybersecurity threat does not pose an existential risk, it is vitally important and can ... More


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