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The concept of security : uncertainty, evidence and value

Herington, Jonathan


Typically we think of security as a good like any other, something with a fairly determinate content which is enjoyed by individuals or groups. There have been many conceptions of what this good consists in but little agreement. In this thesis I conduct an analysis of the concept of security, arguing that while conceptions of security disagree about the content of this good, they all rely on an underlying thin concept: a mode of enjoying that content 'securely.' I provide an account what it...[Show more]

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Date published: 2013
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d5e770a9e46d
Access Rights: Open Access


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