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Hard choices : moral dilemmas in humanitarian intervention.

Author: Jonathan Moore
Publisher: Lanham, Md : Rowman and Littlefield, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume of essays brings together insights into the conflicting moral pressures present in different kinds of humanitarian interventions ranging from Rwanda and Somalia to Haiti, Cambodia and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Moore
ISBN: 0847690318 9780847690312
OCLC Number: 493883959
Description: XIII-322 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 From War and Peace to Violence and Intervention: Permanent Moral Dilemmas under Changing Political and Technological Conditions Chapter 4 Military Intervention and National Sovereignty: Recasting the Relationship Chapter 5 Peacekeeping, Military Intervention, and National Sovereignty in Internal Armed Conflict Chapter 6 The End of Innocence: Rwanda 1994 Chapter 7 Mixed Intervention in Somalia and the Great Lakes: Culture, Neutrality, and the Military Chapter 8 Military-Humanitarian Ambiguities in Haiti Chapter 9 Weaving a New Society in Cambodia: The Story of Monath Chapter 10 "You Save My Life Today, But for What Tomorrow?" Some Moral Dilemmas of Humanitarian Aid Chapter 11 Hard Choices after Genocide: Human Rights and Political Failures in Rwanda Chapter 12 Refugee Camps, Population Transfers, and NGOs Chapter 13 Bringing War Criminals to Justice during an Ongoing War Chapter 14 Moral Reconstruction in the Wake of Human Rights Violations and War Crimes Chapter 15 The Morality of Sanctions Chapter 16 Moving in Vicious Circles: The Moral Dilemmas of Arms Transfers and Weapons Manufacture Chapter 17 A Future, If One Is Still Alive: The Challenge of the HIV Epidemic Chapter 18 The Stories We Tell: Television and Humanitarian Aid Chapter 19 Index

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Sharply worded statements of uncomfortable truths. -- Eliot A. Cohen * Foreign Affairs * A short chapter by the Canadian General Romeo Dallaire in Hard Choices must qualify as the most gripping Read more...

 
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