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The use of force in humanitarian intervention [electronic resource] : morality and practicalities / John Janzekovic.

Author/Creator:
Janzekovic, John.
Publication:
Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (229 p.)
Subjects:
Humanitarian intervention.
Humanitarian intervention -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Humanitarian intervention -- Balkan Peninsula.
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 -- Participation, Foreign.
Ethnic conflict -- Balkan Peninsula.
Kosovo War, 1998-1999 -- Participation, Foreign.
Balkan Peninsula -- History -- 1989-.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Humanitarian intervention is a many layered and complex concept. This study analyzes the various ethical positions, particularly consequentialism, welfare-utilitarianism and just war theory to unravel this intricate topic and provides a rounded reflection on the lessons learned from the revival of humanitarian intervention as a tool of conflict resolution.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Maps and Figure; List of Abbreviations; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Ethical Reasoning and Moral Principles; 2. Plausable Interventionist Strategies; 3. Humanitarian Law and Military Intervention; 4. Objections to the Ethical Principles and Applications; 5. Ethnic Conflict in the Balkans 1992-1999 - A Case Study; 6. Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-201) and index.
ISBN:
1-351-12566-4
1-281-23822-8
9786611238223
0-7546-9179-9
OCLC:
318451978
Publisher Number:
9780754648505 (hbk.)
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