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Humanitarian intervention and international relations

Author: Jennifer M Welsh
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
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The issue of humanitarian intervention has generated one of the most heated debates in international relations since 1990 - among both theorists and practitioners. This volume investigates the controversial place of humanitarian intervention in the theory and practice of international relations.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer M Welsh
ISBN: 0199267219 9780199267217
OCLC Number: 52829942
Description: viii, 229 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction / Jennifer M. Welsh --
Limiting sovereignty / Henry Shue --
The humanitarian responsibilities of sovereignty : explaining the development of a new norm of military intervention for humanitarian purposes in international society / Nicholas J. Wheeler --
Taking consequences seriously : objections to humanitarian intervention / Jennifer M. Welsh --
The United Nations and humanitarian intervention / Adam Roberts --
Humanitarian intervention in the Balkans / Nicholas Morris --
Humanitarian intervention and international society : lessons from Africa / James Mayall --
International intervention in East Timor / Ian Martin --
Humanitarian intervention and Afghanistan / Simon Chesterman --
Conclusion: Humanitarian intervention after 11 September / Jennifer M. Welsh.
Responsibility: edited by Jennifer M. Welsh.
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Should states use military force for humanitarian purposes? This book provides practical and theoretical answers to this question. Including case studies such as Somalia, Rwanda, the Balkans, and  Read more...

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All the essays are clear and sophisticated and overall they provide a very effective overview of the military dimensions of humanitarianism. International Affairs

 
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