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- IOS Press 2013; US$ 174.00
Instability in Afghanistan has had a considerable effect on regional security in Central Asia, particularly in the aftermath of the events of 9/11, and this has meant that the importance of NATO and its contribution to security in this area has increased considerably. A detailed analysis of this topic is precisely important because it could highlight... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95
The role of the United Nations in collective security has been evolving since its inception in 1945. This book explores collective security as practiced within the legal framework provided by the United Nations Charter, with a particular focus upon activity undertaken under the auspices of the UN Security Council, the body conferred by the Charter... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95
The attacks of September 11, 2001, the US response and the international community's approval of the subsequent military action represent a new paradigm in the international law relating to the use of force. Previously, acts of terrorism were seen as criminal acts carried out by private, non-governmental entities. In contrast, the September 11 attacks... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 79.99
In den 90er Jahren etablierte sich die Idee internationaler Schutzzonen in Kriegsgebieten. So initiierten die USA im Jahr 1990 safe havens im Nordirak für die Kurden, verkündete der UN-Sicherheitsrat 1993 in Bosnien-Herzegowina safe areas und wurden 1994 safe humanitarian zones in Ruanda unter französischer Führung errichtet. Vor dem Hintergrund der... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52
A study, from Hobbes to the UN, of attempts to ground authority on the capacity to guarantee protection. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1997; US$ 163.00
Casualties of the New World Order contends that the high rate of failure among post-Cold War UN missions are attributable to common weaknesses which are vulnerable to civil war dynamics. These mission weaknesses derive from the high level of control over the missions' mandates and operations wielded by combinations of self-interested and distracted... more...
- OUP Oxford 2010; US$ 79.99 US$ 68.79
UN peacekeepers play a crucial role in countering threats to peace and security worldwide, often dealing with very complex situations. This book provides a complete overview of the international laws and guidelines governing the development, management, and conduct of these operations, presenting both the primary materials and explanatory notes more...