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Genocide and the global village

Author: Kenneth J Campbell
Publisher: New York : Palgrave, 2001.
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"A half-century ago, the international community made a solemn promise to "never again" allow genocide to go unchallenged. In the early days of the post-Cold War era, international leaders failed to stop horrific genocides in Bosnia and Rwanda, chiefly because Western leaders lacked the "political will" to use decisive force. Despite increased attention to war crimes issues, American foreign policy still gives  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Quelle
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth J Campbell
ISBN: 0312218907 9780312218904 0312293259 9780312293253 9780312299286 0312299281
OCLC Number: 45835598
Description: ix, 178 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: Return of an "Odious Scourge" --
The Grand Strategic Context --
Misunderstanding Genocide --
Misusing Force --
Misreading the Public --
Genocide in Bosnia --
Genocide in Rwanda --
Genocide in Kosovo --
Remedy --
Conclusion: Toward a Better Twenty-First Century --
The Nuremberg Principles (1946) --
UN General Assembly Resolution on the Crime of Genocide --
UN Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide.
Responsibility: Kenneth J. Campbell.
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Campbell engages in a complex, multi-level analysis of genocide's impact upon world order, and the inter-play of politics and morality in the international community's determination of the  Read more...


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'Mr Campbell argues that stepping in to prevent or stop genocide is more than a moral obligation...[it is] a national interest.' - The Economist

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