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Security

  • By: Ole Wæver
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Security refers, in various forms, to a concern about freedom from threats or fear or to an ability to defend against these threats or fears. The concept of security is important to global studies because it is one of the most ...

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