Policy

Stumbling Toward Total Information Awareness: The Security of Canada Information Sharing Act

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Iterations of Olympic security: Montreal and Vancouver

Geography: Canada, Quebec
Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract: This article compares security dynamics at two Olympic Games hosted by Canada: Montreal (1976) and Vancouver (2010). It is the first study of security at the Montreal Olympics and – …

Current National Security and Human Rights Issues in the UK, Canada and Hong Kong

Author(s): Alati — Daniel
Year: 2016

Counter-Insurgency Intelligence: Looking Forward by Looking Back.

Publisher: ABC-Clio, Praeger
Year: 2015
Description:

About the Book: This thought-provoking work analyzes the major debates surrounding counterinsurgency campaigns and uncovers the internal security problems derailing effective strategies for restoring stability. As countries across the globe – …

High Visibility Policing: Policing on Camera and the Crisis of Police Legitimacy

Year: 2015
Description:

The public now expects that police work will be video recorded. This challenges the foundational axiom that police work is a “low-visibility” occupation. Technological and social developments are rapidly making – …

Legislating in Fearful and Politicized Times: The Limits of Bill C-51’s Disruption Powers in Making us Safer

Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2015
Description:

About the Book: The violent attacks on journalists at Charlie Hebdo and shoppers in a Jewish supermarket in Paris in January 2015 left seventeen dead and shocked the world. In – …

Public Security in Federal Systems

Publisher: Brill
Year: 2015

Go With The Flow: The (Im)Plausibility of a Grand Canadian Intergovernmental Bargain on Energy Policy and Strategy

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Political Demography of the New Security Environment

Year: 2015

The Promise and Perils of Integrated Models of Public Safety in Canada

Publisher: Routledge
Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Law, Logarithms and Liberties: Legal Issues Arising from CSE’s Metadata Program

Author(s): Forcese– Craig
Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

TSAS WP16-09: Social impacts of the securitized arrival experiences of in-Canada refugee claimants

Author(s): Osterberg--Erin
Publisher: TSAS
Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

This multi-sited research included qualitative interviews with 19 in-Canada refugee claimants declared convention refugees under the new (since Dec 1, 2012) immigration legislation. The research sought to answer two questions: – …

TSAS WP16-04: Bridging the National Security Accountability Gap: A Three-Part System to Modernize Canada’s Inadequate Review of National Security

Publisher: TSAS
Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

This paper examines existing challenges associated with the current structure of national security accountability review in Canada. It then draws on best practices in other jurisdictions to propose a systematic – …

TSAS WP16-02: Impromptu Initiative: Security Certificates and Scale

Author(s): Speed-- Shannon
Publisher: TSAS
Year: 2016
Description:

This paper offers some background and theoretical framing as part of a larger project on the Canadian Security Certificate Initiative. Here I consider questions about different ways of thinking about – …

TSAS WP16-01: Policies and Responsibilities for Governing Violent Extremism at Ontario Universities

Author(s): Ford--Katie
Publisher: TSAS
Year: 2016
Description:

This research looks at the governance of violent extremism on Ontario university campuses. Specifically, it explores: 1) how Ontario universities are governed; 2) how student organizations (such as clubs) and – …

Planning for the Worst: Olympic Security and Precautionary Governance

Geography: Germany
Year: 2012

Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events

Year: 2011
Description:

Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events addresses the impact of mega-events – such as the Olympic Games and the World Cup – on wider practices of security and surveillance. – …

Security and Uncertainty in Contemporary Delayed-Return Cultures: Coping with the Blockage of Personal Goals

Year: 2015

Religious magnanimity: reminding people of their religious belief system reduces hostility after threat

Year: 2014
Description:

The present research tested the hypothesis that many people’s ambient religious beliefs are non-hostile and magnanimous by assessing whether reminding people of their religious belief systems would reduce hostility after – …

Threat and defense: From Anxiety to Approach

Year: 2010
Description:

The social psychological literature on threat and defense is fragmented. Groups of researchers have focused on distinct threats, such as mortality, uncertainty, uncontrollability, or meaninglessness, and have developed separate theoretical – …

L’Analyse du Risque Géopolitique: du Plausible au Probable

Author(s): Bencherif-- Adib
Year: 2015
Description:

This paper is going to explore the logical process behind risk analysis, particularly in geopolitics. The main goal is to demonstrate the ambiguities behind risk calculation and to highlight the – …

Study 2 of 3: Comparisons of Radicalized and Non-Radicalized Federal Offenders

Geography: Canada
Year: 2014
Description:

The identification of considerable differences between radicalized and non-radicalized offenders across a variety of areas suggests that the case management, supervision, and intervention strategies used for each group may need – …

Study 3 of 3: Estimating Susceptibility to Prison Radicalization

Geography: Canada
Year: 2014
Description:

The ability to estimate which inmates may be more susceptible to radicalizing influences and potentially intervene with those individuals prior to them being exposed or converted to a radical ideology – …

Use of Programs and Interventions with Canada’s Federally Sentenced Radicalized Offenders

Author(s): Michel– S | Stys–Y
Geography: Canada
Year: 2014

Redefining Security in the Middle East

Year: 2002
Description:

This book addresses the need to redefine security in the Middle East. The contributors to the volume come from a wide variety of backgrounds, but have a common interest in – …

Uneasy Alliances: A Look at the Right Wing Extremist Movement in Canada

Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

Despite the Canadian Security Intelligence Service’s recent concern with the growing threat from right-wing extremists nationwide, we have little contemporary scholarship on the far right movement in Canada and fewer – …

The Harper Governments’ Messaging in the build up to the Libyan Intervention; Was Canada different than its NATO Allies

Geography: Canada, Libya
Year: 2014

The Evolution of the Whole-of-Government Process and the Canadian Mission in Afghanistan

Author(s): Dizboni– Ali
Publisher: Bruylant
Geography: Canada
Year: 2014

Centers of Concatenation: Fusing Data in Post-9/11 Security Organizations

Year: 2011

Securitizing’ Canadian Policing: A New Policing Paradigm for the Post 9/11 Security State?

Geography: Canada
Year: 2007

Communication and Transparency for the Governance of Crisis Response

Geography: Canada
Year: 2014

Private security regimes: Conceptualizing the forces that shape the private delivery of security

Author(s): Dupont– Benoit
Year: 2014
Subjects: Security policy

Commission of Inquiry into the Air India Bombing: Recommendations

Year: 2010

RCMP National Security Program

Author(s): RCMP–
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2014

CSIS Annual Report, 2010-2011

Author(s): CSIS–
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2011

The Constable in British Columbia: Police Training from the Academy to the Street

Year: 2013

Political Demography of Canada-US co-dependence in defence and security

Geography: United States
Year: 2014

Defence Policy, ‘Walmart Style’: Canadian lessons in ‘not-so-grand’ strategy

Geography: Canada
Year: 2015

Privatizing Security, Securitizing Policing: The Case of the G20 in Toronto, Canada

Geography: Canada, Ontario
Year: 2014

The Russian Interventions in South Ossetia and Crimea Compared: Military Performance, Basis of Legitimacy, and Goals

Author(s): Karagiannis– M
Geography: Russia
Year: 2014

Border Security as Practice: An Agenda for Research

Year: 2014

Technologies et luttes d’influence chez les professionnels de la sécurité frontalière

Year: 2014

The Paradox of Discretion: Customs and the Changing Occupational Identity of Canadian Border Officers

Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2015

Les échecs des politiques anti-terroristes russes au Caucase du Nord

Year: 2014

Public Security in Federal Systems

Publisher: Brill
Year: 2015

TSAS WP15-01: The Global Fight Against Terror: An Analysis of the Effectiveness of Counter-terrorism Governance

Publisher: TSAS
Year: 2015
Description:

What does counter-terrorism governance currently look like at the national, regional, and global levels, how effective has it been, and what are some possible ways forward? Since 9/11, intense efforts – …

Illicit Drugs and International Security: Towards UNGASS 2016

Author(s): Gomis– Benoît
Publisher: Chatham House
Year: 2014

U.S. Intelligence Leaks Offer Chance for European Counterterrorism Reform

Author(s): Gomis-- Benoît
Year: 2009
Description:

The recent revelations about U.S. intelligence programs are causing an uproar in Europe. In particular, the wide-ranging efforts to monitor European diplomatic offices and communications networks have led a number – …

Rise of Self-Defense Groups Highlights Mexico’s State-Level Security Challenges

Geography: Mexico, North America
Year: 2014
Description:

The inhabitants of Michoacan, a state on Mexico’s Pacific coastline, must feel a grim sense of deja vu regarding recent developments surrounding organized crime-related violence in the region. Seven years – …

Islamic Terrorism in the UK since 9/11: Reassessing the ‘Soft’ Response

Publisher: Chatham House
Year: 2011