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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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Duncker & Humblot 2012; US$ 66.80
Hauptbeschreibung Konflikte wie in Afghanistan oder Israel und Palästina zeigen, dass staatliche Streitkräfte bei den Kämpfen immer öfter auf Zivilpersonen und zivile Objekte treffen. In diesen asymmetrischen Konflikten reagiert die überlegene Partei auf die zunehmenden terroristischen Methoden des Unterlegenen vermehrt mit gezielten Tötungen und... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 48.00
An analysis of the authority of internationally-authorized armed interventions, considering experiences of nine democracies. more...
- Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 79.99
United Nations peacekeepers currently play a crucial role in international responses to threats to peace and security across the globe. Since 1948 the UN has been involved in over 60 peacekeeping operations. However in the current environment of complex and rapidly changing threats to peace, there has been a dramatic increase in the use of UN peacekeepers... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 59.17
Das Gewaltverbot nach Art. 2 Abs. 4 UN-Charta ist eine seit dem Inkrafttreten der UN-Charta unveränderte Kernnorm dieses Vertrags. Jedoch hat sich die Art, auf welche Staaten und staatsähnliche Akteure gewaltsame Auseinandersetzungen durchführen, in der Zwischenzeit stark verändert. Die sogenannte intelligente Kriegsführung hat die konventionelle in... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 36.00
A study, from Hobbes to the UN, of attempts to ground authority on the capacity to guarantee protection. more...
International Humanitarian Law: Origins, Challenges, Prospects, International Humanitarian Law: ProspectsBRILL 2006; US$ 138.00
In three distinct volumes the editors bring together a distinguished group of contributors whose essays chart the history, practice, and future of international humanitarian law. At a time when the war crimes of recent decades are being examined in the International Criminal Tribunals for Former Yugoslavia and Rwanda and a new International Criminal... more...