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Welcome to the online resources accompanying Security Studies: An Introduction 2nd Edition edited by Paul D. Williams. The most comprehensive textbook available, Security Studies has been comprehensively revised for the new edition and continues to give students a detailed overview of the major theoretical approaches, key themes and most significant issues within security studies, providing a valuable teaching tool for both undergraduates and MA students.

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  • Full online access to the introductory chapter 
  • Abstracts for each chapter
  • Carefully selected weblinks to further reading (including video clips and film suggestions) for all chapters
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