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Why peacekeeping fails

Author: Dennis C Jett
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Dennis Jett examines why peacekeeping operations fail by comparing the unsuccessful attempt at peacekeeping in Angola with the successful effort in Mozambique, alongside a wide range of other peacekeeping experiences. Jett reviews the history of peacekeeping and the evolution in the number, size, scope, and cost of peacekeeping missions. He also explains why peacekeeping has become more necessary, possible and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis C Jett
ISBN: 0312226985 9780312226985 0312239424 9780312239428 033391385X 9780333913857
OCLC Number: 41712104
Description: xviii, 236 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A Brief History of Peacekeeping --
Failing Before Beginning --
Similar Histories, Different Outcomes --
Failing While Doing --
The External Factors --
Humanitarian Aid and Peacekeeping Failure --
Getting Out and Afterwards --
"Inconclusion"--Why Real Reform Might Not Be Possible.
Responsibility: Dennis C. Jett.
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