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Saloni Kapur

Saloni Kapur

Research Student

County South
Lancaster University
Bailrigg
Lancaster
United Kingdom
LA1 4YL

Thesis Outline

My thesis reframes the security discourse on Pakistan by contextualising it both historically and geopolitically; it also draws on the literature on the place of emotions in International Relations. Viewing the Pakistani security landscape through this broad prism, the thesis considers counter-terrorism in the country, paying particular attention to its fledgling programme to rehabilitate militants and exploring how international society might better support this novel initiative. The thesis both employs and contributes to English School theory, developing the school's world society concept and illustrating how the theory might be applied to the regional level of analysis.

Thesis Title

An English School Analysis of Terrorist Rehabilitation Programmes as a Counter-Terrorism Strategy: A Pakistani Case Study

Supervised By

Dr Simon Mabon

Research Interests

The English School; Pakistan; critical security studies; emotions in International Relations

Qualifications

My MA is from the University of Warwick. My Master's dissertation disentangled the different definitions of sovereignty at play in the Kashmir conflict, and asked whether greater international involvement in the dispute was called for.

Career Details

I have worked as an analyst and editor for International SOS-Control Risks, and at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.

Contact me

s.kapur1@lancaster.ac.uk

2014

Pakistan: a new history

Kapur, S. 12/2014 In: Contemporary South Asia. 22, 4, p. 436-437 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The philosophical underpinnings of an English School analysis of terrorist deradicalisation programmes

Kapur, S. 2014 In: Lancaster Journal of Philosophy. 2, 1, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

2012

Violence, theory and the subject of international politics: a Derridian analysis of the partition of India

Kapur, S. 2012 In: Peace Prints: South Asian Journal of Peacebuilding. 4, 2, 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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