Basic Elements of a Policy Framework for Human Security

  1. Moufida Goucha and
  2. John Crowley
  1. Paul Oquist PhD Minister Private Secretary President Chief Director Regional Adviser

Published Online: 21 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444307290.ch7

Rethinking Human Security

Rethinking Human Security

How to Cite

Oquist, P. (2008) Basic Elements of a Policy Framework for Human Security, in Rethinking Human Security (eds M. Goucha and J. Crowley), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444307290.ch7

Author Information

  1. University of California, Berkeley, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 10 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405192637

Online ISBN: 9781444307290

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Keywords:

  • Ontology of human security;
  • Evolution and history of human security;
  • Extinctions and the threat of extinctions;
  • Human impact;
  • Population impacts;
  • Climatic and atmospheric impacts;
  • Direct exploitation, invasive species and habitat change impacts;
  • The ethics of human security;
  • Human security policy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Ontology of human security

  • Evolution and history of human security

  • Extinctions and the threat of extinctions

  • Human impact

  • Population impacts

  • Climatic and atmospheric impacts

  • Direct exploitation, invasive species and habitat change impacts

  • The ethics of human security

  • Human security policy

  • Notes