The Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS) was established at the University of Birmingham to promote a multidisciplinary approach to address the security challenges that arise from global interconnectedness.
Dr Andrew Futter, Senior Lecturer at the University of Leicester and an Honorary Research Fellow at the ICCS, has written an excellent new book on The Politics of Nuclear Weapons. The book aims is to provide an accessible introduction to the political, technical and strategic aspects of nuclear weapons.
The ICCS Distinguished Lecture Series continues on the 18th May with a talk from Professor Andrew Linklater, arguably one of the 50 key thinkers writing in the field of International Relations today. Professor Linklater will discuss his recent research on ‘Violence, Civilization and Humanity’.
'Security Dilemmas' was established to showcase our cutting-edge research, and to invoke discussion and reflection on conceptual ideas related to security and the challenges of global cooperation.