Document Type : Research Paper


Assistant Professor, Political Science Department, Payame Noor University


The concept of new empire points to state of contemporary globalization. The
national states are important in the period of globalization, and deterrence logic out
of the balance of powers between them is the important part of reason of keeping
stability and safety in the world community (empire) security. However, new
transnational and subnational actors and also appearance of new safety problems
cause recent threats that has been created at the results of globalization processes.
Terrorism is place at the center of threats at the result of processes of globalization
in the space of empirical sovereignty. This essay tries to explain the condition of
important of terrorism phenomena in the problem related to empire.


Volume 43, Issue 3 - Serial Number 3
November 2013
Pages 123-151
  • Receive Date: 27 June 2012
  • Revise Date: 18 March 2014
  • Accept Date: 29 October 2012
  • First Publish Date: 23 October 2013