Politics & International Affairs magazine

Global Politics

Politics & International Affairs magazine

Author: Roman Pačka

Roman Pačka

Call for papers: Cyber Security and conference CyberCon Brno 2014

The web journal Global Politics, in cooperation with the security issues website Sekuritaci.cz, both under the patronage of the Faculty of Social Studies of Masaryk University in Brno, are set to publish a collective peer-reviewed monograph on the topic: „Cyber Security“ and to organize the first edition of a conference called „CyberCon Brno 2014“ Please send […] read more

5th February 2014, section Articles

Roman Pačka

Michael N. Schmitt: Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare

In this age, cyberspace is perceived by many authors as a battlefield you cannot see, a hidden space where a cyber-war takes place. So it is obvious that this so-called fifth dimension of warfare gains importance and starts to resemble conventional warfare. However, conventional war has its legal regulations which cyber-war does not. Due to […] read more

25th January 2014, section Reviews

Roman Pačka

Peter Watt and Roberto Zepeda: Drug War Mexico: Politics, Neoliberalism, and Violence in the New Narcoeconomy

The drug war among the Mexican state and drug cartels is still escalating. Some observers and analysts have even expressed doubts about the state stability and the Mexican government's a­bility to solve this crucial issue. According to some analysts the main cause of this inability lies in the lack of understanding of the roots of the […] read more

2nd January 2013, section Reviews