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Providing peacekeepers : the politics, challenges, and future of United Nations peacekeeping contributions / edited by Alex J. Bellamy and Paul D. Williams.

Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (478 p.)
Edition:
First edition.
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Subjects:
United Nations -- Peacekeeping forces.
Peacekeeping forces.
Peace -- Research.
Peace-building -- Case studies.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Providing Peacekeepers analyzes the factors which encourage (or discourage) states from contributing their soldiers to serve in United Nations peacekeeping operations. It focuses on the UN's experiences during the twenty-first century and does so through four thematic and sixteen case study chapters.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; List of Abbreviations; List of Contributors; Introduction: The Politics and Challenges of Providing Peacekeepers; Part I: Context; 1. Contemporary Patterns in Peace Operations, 2000-2010; 2. Token Troop Contributions to United Nations Peacekeeping Operations; Part II: The Permanent Five; 3. United States of America; 4. The United Kingdom; 5. France; 6. The People's Republic of China; 7. The Russian Federation; Part III: Top Contributors (2000-2010); 8. Bangladesh; 9. Pakistan; 10. India; 11. Nigeria; 12. Ghana; 13. Nepal; 14. Uruguay
Part IV: Rising Contributors?15. Brazil; 16. Turkey; 17. South Africa; 18. Japan; Part V: Conclusions; 19. Explaining the National Politics of Peacekeeping Contributions; 20. UN Force Generation: Key Lessons and Future Strategies; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Bellamy, Alex J., editor.
Williams, Paul D., editor.
ISBN:
1-299-22393-1
0-19-165347-0