The Future(s) of Security Studies

Research paper by Crawford, A, Hutchinson, S.

Indexed on: 23 Oct '16Published on: 05 Oct '16Published in: The British journal of criminology


This article provides an introduction to the Special Issue as a whole by situating the collection of essays in the wider context of advances and debates within security studies and allied security-related research. It draws particularly upon themes and trends within and between international relations and criminology and their convergence around the field of security studies. It goes on to consider possible lines of future development in security scholarship and concludes by elaborating upon some of the key thematic concerns that inform the subsequent articles.