Human security in India

discourse, practices, and policy implications by Mahendra P. Lama

Publisher: Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies, Publisher: University Press in Dhaka

Written in English
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMahendra P. Lama
SeriesSouth Asia human security series
ContributionsBangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 344 p. ;
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24454024M
ISBN 109789848815281
LC Control Number2010318553

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Miklian, Jason; & Åshild Kolås, eds, () India's Human Security: Lost Debates, Forgotten People, Intractable Challenges. London: Routledge. Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics. India's explosive economic growth and emerging power status make it a key country of interest for policymakers.

Human security is becoming an alarming issue at present time in India as well as North east. Resent years Indian Government came up with new Laws and Policies in respect of human securities, still failed to provide security and safe guard human life.

Human security addresses the full range of human insecurities faced by communities including, but not limited to, violent conflicts, extreme impoverishment, natural. human security, debates surrounding its defi nition and scope, some of the threats to human security in the world today, and international efforts to pro-mote human security.

It proceeds in four parts. The section, ‘What is human security?’, traces the origin and evolution of the concept, and examines compet-File Size: 2MB.

This chapter defines human security, in the context of climate change, as a condition that exists when the vital core of human lives is protected, and when people have the freedom and capacity to. The programme aimed to mobilise local responses in three of the most disaster-prone States in India.

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This book, now available in paperback, traces the key evolutions in the development of the concept of human security, the various definitions and critiques, how it relates to other concepts, and what it implies for polities, politics, and policy. Human security is an important subject for the whole world, in particular Asia, as it deals with interactions among fields of social change, such.

Instead of addressing these human security issues the focus of Indian state is to increase its military capabilities and to address the traditional security threats.

According to some credible military spending of India in were about $51 billion, it was increased 10% in Author: Huma Tariq. This book presents an objective evaluation of the concept, besides an honest analysis of Pakistan’s human security profile.

Thus, it not only contributes to the conceptual debate on human security but analyzes the human security profile of Pakistan for the purpose of offering policy recommendations.5/5(1). Human security is an emerging paradigm for understanding global vulnerabilities whose proponents challenge the traditional notion of national security through military security by arguing that the proper referent for security should be at the human rather than national level.

Human security reveals a people-centred and multi-disciplinary understanding of security involves a. It highlights several human security risks facing India, including the inability of the world’s largest democracy to deal effectively with widespread poverty and health issues, resource depletion and environmental mismanagement, pervasive corruption and institutionalized crime, communal violence, a protracted Maoist insurgency, and deadlocked.

This book analyses the progress that has been achieved since independence in multiple intersecting areas of human security development in India, the largest nation in South Asia, as well as considering the paradigms that might be brought to bear in future consideration and pursuance of these objectives.

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[1] Mahbub ul Haq, Reflections on Human Development (New York: Oxford University Press, ), [2] This is a point made by arguably the two most-prominent human security advocates; see Lloyd Axworthy, ‘Human Security and Global Governance: Putting People First’, Global Governance,7(1), (), pp.

; Amartya Sen, ‘Why Human Security?’. This book suggests new practical applications of the human security concept, such as human security mapping, the human security governance index and human security impact assessment. Using Northeast India and Orissa as case studies, the methodology introduced in this path-breaking book can be applied to conflict zones worldwide.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxiii, pages: illustrations, map ; 24 cm. Contents: Constructing a human security governance index for Northeast India / Kalyan Das --Human security mapping in conflict zones: the case of Northeast India / Nani G. Mahanta --Conflict and development in the context of human security in.

The signatories argue that recognising the importance that environmental security plays for human security before, during and after conflicts is vital and should drive policy development. In doing so, they highlight the importance of properly integrating the environment into conflict prevention, into the analysis of conflicts, into humanitarian.

Beyond the academy, the Journal of Human Security aims to connect people interested in all aspects of human security. Objectives & Aims. The goal of Journal of Human Security is to disseminate applied research into a secure and sustainable future for humanity.

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Chapter International Co-operation and Security Chapter Measuring Human Security Chapter Global State of Human Security Chapter Human Security in South Asia Chapter Human Security in India. QUESTION PAPERS 1. Solution Paper - June 2. Solution Paper - Dec 3. Solution Paper - June 4.

Solution Paper - Dec 5. This is an edited book of selected papers on contemporary issues and challenges of human rights in book is basically a compilation of articles contributed by the eminent scholars and researchers on the subject throughout the India.

Ensuring food security ought to be an issue of great importance for a country like India where more than one-third of the population is estimated to be absolutely poor and one-half of all children malnourished in one way or another. There have been many emerging issues in the context of food security in India in the last two decades.

Human security advocates argue that non-traditional security parameters actually determine the state of human and then national security.

Since these ‘other threats’ to security do not impinge upon sovereignty directly, they have tended to be treated as problems of nation building that involve socio-political contingencies and development. Human security is understood as a response to the proliferation of new security threats which fit awkwardly within the relatively narrow confines of the traditional, state-centric national security Security.

is a field of study that has emerged over the last 20 years. It is a sub-section of security studies but encompass a diverse range of academic disciplines and policy. Human Overpopulation and Food Security: Challenges for the Agriculture Sustainability: /ch World population is rapidly growing and expected to reach in between to 12 billion by More than 75% of the population is expected to inhabit in theCited by: 3.

human security focuses on numerous types of security humans seek and threats they face in fulfilment of their basic needs. The concept of human security is a great leap from the traditional concept.

It has evolved from a narrowly-defined militaristic concept to an inclusive and broad-based one. National security was seen as ―an end in. Papers presented at the National Seminar on "Human Rights in India: Issues and Perspectives, " organized by the Department of Political Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, December, Preview this book»4/5(2).

Human security concerns have been behind major humanitarian interventions such as in East Timor. The concept of human security complements "human development" analysis that we covered in an earlier article by deliberately focusing on life's downside risks and vulnerabilities, which are partly caused by poverty.

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