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Humanitarianism : a dictionary of concepts

Author: Tim Allen; Anna MacDonald; Henry Radice
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Humanitarian action has in recent years confronted geopolitical challenges that have upended much of its conventional modus operandi and presented threats to its foundational assumptions and legal frameworks. Humanitarianism: A Dictionary of Concepts provides an authoritative analysis that attempts to rethink, rather than merely problematize or define the issues at stake in contemporary humanitarian debates"--
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Humanitarianism.
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018
(DLC) 2018029451
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Allen; Anna MacDonald; Henry Radice
ISBN: 9781857432817 1857432819
OCLC Number: 1041230227
Description: xix, 365 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Accountability / Bayard Roberts --
Humanitarian advocacy / Duncan Green --
Arenas / Dorothea Hilhorst --
Camps / Sarah-Jane Cooper-Knock and Katy Long --
Communication / Shani Orgad --
Epidemics / Gillian McKay and Melissa Parker --
Faith, aid and global governance / Jonathan C. Agensky --
Famine / Alex de Waal --
Genocide / Tim Allen and Elizabeth Storer --
Humanitarianism / Tim Allen --
Humanity / Henry Radice --
International humanitarian law / Rebecca Sutton and Orly Stern --
Intervention / Chris Brown --
Justice / Anna Macdonald --
Medical humanitarianism / Tim Allen --
Memory / Rachel Ibreck --
Migration / Ruben Andersson --
Post-humanitarianism / Lilie Chouliaraki --
Prevention : the challenge of theory and practice / Tatiana Carayannis and Sabrina Stein --
Resources / Koen Vlassenroot, Jeroen Cuvelier and Bruno De Cordier --
Responsibility to protect / Kirsten Ainley --
Terrorism / Stuart Gordon --
Violence against women and girls / Christine Chinkin --
War and humanitarianism / Mary Kaldor.
Responsibility: edited by Tim Allen, Anna Macdonald, and Henry Radice.

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"Humanitarian action has in recent years confronted geopolitical challenges that have upended much of its conventional modus operandi and presented threats to its foundational assumptions and legal frameworks. Humanitarianism: A Dictionary of Concepts provides an authoritative analysis that attempts to rethink, rather than merely problematize or define the issues at stake in contemporary humanitarian debates"--

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