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The conceit of humanitarian intervention, Rajan Menon

Label
The conceit of humanitarian intervention
Title
The conceit of humanitarian intervention
Statement of responsibility
Rajan Menon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"There is a veritable cottage industry of books on humanitarian intervention (the use of military force to stop atrocities) and the vast majority favors the project. The Conceit of Humanitarian Intervention challenges this consensus by pointing up the strategic, legal, and ethical problems associated with it. The book also disputes the claim that humanitarian intervention, particularly as manifested in the doctrine of "The Responsibility to Protect," has become a universal norm that offers a comprehensive and effective solution to mass killing"--
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Provided by publisher
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1953-
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Menon, Rajan
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humanitarian intervention
  • Intervention (International law)
  • National security
  • International relations
Label
The conceit of humanitarian intervention, Rajan Menon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1: The Animating Ideal -- Chapter 2: Altruism's Limits -- Chapter 3: Sovereignty, Legitimacy, and Intervention -- Chapter 4: The Legal Debate -- Chapter 5: Human Rights and Intervention -- Chapter 6: The Primacy of Pragmatism -- Chapter 7: War and Post-War -- Chapter 8: "The International Community" -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn921917546
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 235 pages
Isbn
9780190692186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)921917546
Label
The conceit of humanitarian intervention, Rajan Menon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1: The Animating Ideal -- Chapter 2: Altruism's Limits -- Chapter 3: Sovereignty, Legitimacy, and Intervention -- Chapter 4: The Legal Debate -- Chapter 5: Human Rights and Intervention -- Chapter 6: The Primacy of Pragmatism -- Chapter 7: War and Post-War -- Chapter 8: "The International Community" -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn921917546
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 235 pages
Isbn
9780190692186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)921917546

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