Batman Universitesi Yasam Bilimleri Dergisi
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Cilt 2, Sayı 1  Temmuz-Aralık 2012  (ISSN: 2147-4877, E-ISSN: 2459-0614)
Murat SİLİNİR, Gökhan KARHAN, Mücahit ÇAYIN, Nihat AYDENİZ

NO Makale Adı
1364547247 ENERGY SECURITY: THE ROLE OF NATO IN ENERGY SECURITY

In the process of deepening of interdependence, energy security has gained strategic vulnerability. Energy is considered as the lifeblood for post-modern society, consumer society, nation states and economic systems. This critical dimesion of energy has become one of the important issues of energy studies. NATO as regional and global security organization plays crucial roles in this security areas. The main objective of this study is to analyze the concept of energy security within the NATO’s global security framework. This study is divided into three main sections to achieve its goal. Firstly, security concept will be discussed. Second, the concept of energy security will be examined. Finally, the role of NATO in energy security would be viewwed and projections will be made for the future of energy security.