The international relations of crisis and the crisis of international relations: from the securitisation of scarcity to the militarisation of society

@article{Ahmed2011TheIR,
  title={The international relations of crisis and the crisis of international relations: from the securitisation of scarcity to the militarisation of society},
  author={Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed},
  journal={Global Change, Peace \& Security},
  year={2011},
  volume={23},
  pages={335 - 355}
}
The twenty-first century heralds the unprecedented acceleration and convergence of multiple, interconnected global crises – climate change, energy depletion, food scarcity, and economic instability. While the structure of global economic activity is driving the unsustainable depletion of hydrocarbon and other natural resources, this is simultaneously escalating greenhouse gas emissions resulting in global warming. Both global warming and energy shocks are impacting detrimentally on global… 

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