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Stopping mass killings in Africa : genocide, airpower, and intervention

Author: Douglas Carl Peifer; Air University (U.S.). Press.
Publisher: Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. : Air University Press, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the back cover: This is a compendium of case studies that seeks to describe the best uses of military power, particularly airpower, in response to a genocide. The writers examine recent instances of genocide in Somalia, Rwanda, and Cote d'Ivoire to draw out useful generalizations concerning the nature of genocide, international reactions to genocide, and effective responses to genocide and the possibility of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Government publications
Case studies
Études de cas
Additional Physical Format: Stopping mass killings in Africa
xiv, 170 p.
(OCoLC)315909004
Online version:
Stopping mass killings in Africa.
Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. : Air University Press, [2008]
(OCoLC)852774604
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Carl Peifer; Air University (U.S.). Press.
ISBN: 9781585661824 1585661821
OCLC Number: 263652279
Notes: "July 2008."
Shipping list no.: 2009-0028-P.
Description: xiv, 170 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Disclaimer --
About the editor --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction to Genocide / Dr Douglas C Peifer --
1: American intervention in Africa: building on the lessons of Somalia / Lt Col Aaron Steffens, USAF --
2: Genocide, airpower, and intervention: Rwanda 1994 / Maj George Stanley, USAF --
3: Defeating genocide: an operational concept based on the Rwandan experience / Lt Col Keith Reeves, USAF --
4: Cote d'Ivoire: intervention and prevention responses / CDR Timothy E Boyer, USN --
Conclusion / Dr Douglas C Peifer --
Contributors --
Bibliography --
Index.
Other Titles: Genocide, airpower, and intervention
Responsibility: edited by Douglas C. Peifer.

Abstract:

From the back cover: This is a compendium of case studies that seeks to describe the best uses of military power, particularly airpower, in response to a genocide. The writers examine recent instances of genocide in Somalia, Rwanda, and Cote d'Ivoire to draw out useful generalizations concerning the nature of genocide, international reactions to genocide, and effective responses to genocide and the possibility of genocide.

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