PS147Insecurities

PS147Insecurities - Insecurity in the Third World IR the...

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Insecurity in the Third World IR the term security and insecurities International security o War, terrorism, how we secure ourselves from others Forms of insecurity o Away from threat of harm o forms of threat 1. Group that advocates only way you can truly create human security is through positive peace peace defined as negation of war you have to expand concept beyond absence of violence but include creation of conditions that enable people to live with liberty and thrive and feel more secure o positive peace need to focus on sources of violence in order to truly create security Sources of Insecurities State Failure: Where? Implication state failure index o measure country based on number of indicators, 12 different measures of state decay ex to what degree does a state of stability, human rights, evaluate 177 countries and develop a measure 0-7 that tries to let us know where states are failing in the world o red countries critical condition what is a state o geographic entity with an idea of internationally recognized sovereignty
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