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Number 1, 2004 Security – a threat to the world?

2004 01How secure do you feel in your environment? A difficult question. Security has got innumerable interpretations. The concept Human Security, initially launched by the UN in the 1990’s, and well received in both civil society and governmental circles, is under threat. Over the last few years, particularly due to “11 September” (2001), political and military security…
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This issue contains the following articles: 
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Humanitarian action and the ”War on terror” By Joanna Macrae and Adele Harmer
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Human security -constraints and possibilities By Adele Mugford
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Local ownership of Truth Commissions By Shane Quinn
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Sweden takes a closer look. Security vs. Development By Tore Samuelsson
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Decade to Overcome Violence: Special focus on the USA By Kristina Lundqvist
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