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Towards security sector reform in post Cold War Europe

Towards security sector reform in post Cold War Europe

a framework for assessment

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Published by Nomos in Baden-Baden .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • National security -- Europe,
    • Civil-military relations -- Europe,
    • Post-communism -- Europe

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementWilhelm N. Germann, Timothy Edmunds (eds.).
      SeriesBICC/DCAF Schriften zu Sicherheitssektor und Konversion ;, Bd. 7 =, BICC/DCAF security sector governance and conversion studies ;, no. 7, BICC/DCAF security sector governance and conversion studies ;, no. 7.
      ContributionsEdmunds, Timothy., Germann, Wilhelm N., 1941-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA646 .T68 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination206 p. ;
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3349685M
      ISBN 103832904042
      LC Control Number2004365402
      OCLC/WorldCa53903346

      After the cold war: security for development (English) Abstract. If the Cold War is ending, the paradigm that has framed national security agendas for forty plus years must change. Threats to the environment, instant global communications, access to changing science and technology, and deepening economic interdependence. A global war, cold or not, required a global system of bases, security arrangements, and intelligence requirements. More importantly, it demanded that iritelligence operate on a stringent wartime understanding of both the value of security, especially the restriction of access to information, and the potential cost of security breaches.

      The European Union cannot act as a fervent guardian of the post-Cold War status quo without risking a total collapse of the institutional infrastructure of post-Cold War Europe. In reality, it is in Brussels’ interest to take the initiative and to engage Russia in a dialogue over the institutional foundations of the shaken European order. Contents Preface viii List of illustrations x List of maps xii 1 World War II and the destruction of the old order 1 2 The origins of the Cold War in Europe, –50 16 3 Towards ‘Hot War’ in Asia, –50 35 4 A global Cold War, –8 56 5 From confrontation to detente, –68 78 6 Cold wars at home 7 The rise and fall of superpower detente, –79

      The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Intergovernmental security alliance comprising 28 states, including the United States and much of Europe. is a relic of the Cold War. Originally created to help forestall Soviet aggression in Europe, it remains a mutual defense pact between the U.S., Canada and much of Europe. In , the US Department of Defense elaborated its post-Cold War strategy which stated that a military priority is "ensuring our forces provide needed levels of forward presence to influence.


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Serbia certainly needs to establish a system of democratic security sector governance if it wants to join the ranks of other consolidated democracies in the West.

International Security in the Post-Cold War Era: A Security Evaluation. Kyle Amonson “If you want to understand the post-Cold War world you have to start by understanding that a new international system has succeeded it – globalization” (Jentleson,p.

)-- Thomas Friedman. In the 21 st century, security, and especially international security, is a “contested concept” (Baylis. Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg.

The project focused on two main issues: the role and conduct of international peace operations in the post-war transition phase, and security sector reform as a contribution to post-conflict peacebuilding efforts. Contribu.

Security Entrepreneurs: Performing Protection in Post-Cold War Europe Alexandra Gheciu Oxford: Oxford University Press, Security Entrepreneurs: Performing Protection in Post-Cold War Europe addresses the question of who provides everyday, non-military security within Eastern European states and in what ways they go about doing this.

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It is easy to see why. Mr Trump thinks his belligerent stance towards Beijing is worth. ment of international security policy since the demise of the Cold War in and discerns trends that are likely to dominate the security agenda in the coming decades. While much has been written recently about post-Cold War interna-tional security, the unique advantage of this compilation of articles is its comparative approach.

The end of the cold war has changed China's basic perception of world politics and its conception of national security. In the cold war era, Chinese leaders tended to view national security from the perspective of global balance of power and China's strategic relations with the two superpowers.

The preceding geopolitical analysis of the post-Cold War world points toward the creation of a global security system. In Europe, the strengthening of West European and Atlantic institutions' ties with Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Ukraine deters a German or Russian.

Winning the long showdown with Moscow was an amazing governmental achievement -- whose underpinnings are now at risk. The key to victory was an institutional framework that ably managed defense resources to procure weapons, prepare for a long standoff, and mobilize political support for the Cold War.

Unlike the Soviet Union, America innovatively melded public and private. Peacebuilding is an activity that aims to resolve injustice in nonviolent ways and to transform the cultural & structural conditions that generate deadly or destructive revolves around developing constructive personal, group, and political relationships across ethnic, religious, class, national, and racial boundaries.

This process includes violence prevention; conflict management. Following the ontological deepening of international security (recognizing the reality of international relations is not accurately reflected in the statist normative outlook), the Post Cold war era of academia has allowed for a creative “widening” of security, in which the range of issues considered to be under the rubric of “security.

This book provides a critical analysis of the changing discourse and practice of post-conflict security-promoting interventions since the Cold War, such as disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR), and security-sector reform (SSR). Footnotes [1] i.e. early Cold War period. [2] This challenge came from rapidly developing Japan and Western Europe and was exacerbated by US dependence on imported oil.

[3] By this he (Ole Waever) means that labelling something as a security issue imbues it with a sense of importance and urgency that legitimizes the use of special measures outside of the usual political process to deal with it. The Security Demographic: Population and Civil Conflict After the Cold War Do trends in human population affect a country's chances of civil war.

According to a new report from Population Action International (PAI), countries with a high number of young adults (at least 40% of the adult population between the ages of 15 and 29) were times.

The end of the Cold War. In retrospect, the course of the Cold War appears to have been cyclical, with both the United States and the U.S.S.R. alternating between periods of assertion and the first years after the United States hastily demobilized its wartime military forces while pursuing universal, liberal internationalist solutions to problems of security and recovery.1.

Security Sector Reform, which includes: • the reconstruction or construction of security sector institutions • the strengthening or establishment of civilian control and democratic over-sight of the security sector.

(For an overview of SSR, see the DCAF Backgrounder on Security Sector Governance and Reform) 2. Disarmament, demobilisation and.The clear presentation and multi-method approach make the findings broadly accessible in understanding social security reform, an issue of increasing importance around the world.

Survival analysis using global data is complemented by detailed case studies of reversal in Russia, Hungary, and Poland including original survey data.