Humanitarian Intervention PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Humanitarian Intervention free pdf The debates surrounding humanitarian intervention and the responsibility to protect concern a series of central and interrelated issues in International Relations, international law, and political philosophy. These include the relationship between state sovereignty and human rights, the reasons for state behaviour, the role and adequacy of the United Nations, and whether states have a moral and legal obligation to protect those beyond their borders. This major work provides a detailed and systematic understanding of these political, legal, and ethical debates surrounding humanitarian intervention and responsibility to protect as they have evolved since the 1990s. Divided thematically, Volume I considers more closely the politics of humanitarian intervention, Volume II focuses on the international law on humanitarian intervention, Volume III considers the ethical issues, and Volume IV focuses explicitly on the responsibility to protect doctrine. This Major Work is designed to be a key reference for those interested in humanitarian intervention and the responsibility to protect from a wide range of fields, including International Relations, political science, international law, and political philosophy. Volume One: The Politics of Humanitarian Intervention Volume Two: The International law on Humanitarian Intervention Volume Three: The Ethical Issues Surrounding Humanitarian Intervention Volume Four: The Responsibility to Protect and Humanitarian Intervention

About James Pattison

Dr James Pattison is a Senior Lecturer in politics at the University of Manchester. His research interests include humanitarian intervention, the responsibility to protect, the ethics of war, and the increased use of private military and security companies. His book, Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect: Who Should Intervene? (2010, Oxford University Press) was awarded a Notable Book Award in 2011 by the International Studies Association (International Ethics Section) and has recently been published in paperback, with a new preface on the intervention in Libya. He has published various articles on the humanitarian intervention, the responsibility to protect, and the ethics of force, including for Ethics

Details Book

Author : James Pattison
Publisher : SAGE Publications Ltd
Data Published : 12 November 2013
ISBN : 144627344X
EAN : 9781446273449
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 1472 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Humanitarian Intervention



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Humanitarian Intervention free pdfHumanitarian Intervention

    The dilemma of how best to protect human rights is one of the most persistent problems facing the international community today. This unique and wide-ranging history of humanitarian intervention examines responses to oppression..


  • Saving Strangers free pdfSaving Strangers

    The extent to which humanitarian intervention has become a legitimate practice in post-cold war international society is the subject of this book. It maps the changing legitimacy of humanitarian intervention by comparing the international response to cases of humanitarian intervention in the cold war and post-cold war periods..


  • Why Humanitarian Aid in Darfur is Not a Practice free pdfWhy Humanitarian Aid in Darfur is Not a Practice

    The Discussion Paper provides a compelling critique of the 'new humanitarianism.' particularly the ways in which leading donor states seek to incorporate humanitarian assistance and protection into the toolbox of political intervention in other countries..


  • The Routledge Companion to Humanitarian Action free pdfThe Routledge Companion to Humanitarian Action

    The Companion on Humanitarian Action addresses the political. ethical. legal and practical issues which influence reactions to humanitarian crisis. It does so by exploring the daily dilemmas faced by a range of actors..


  • Humanitarian Intervention free pdfHumanitarian Intervention

    A singular development in the post-Cold War era is the use of military force to protect human beings. From Rwanda to Kosovo. Sierra Leone to East Timor..


  • Humanitarian Intervention free pdfHumanitarian Intervention

    . The debates surrounding humanitarian intervention and the responsibility to protect concern a series of central and interrelated issues in International Relations, international law, and political p