Humanitarian intervention : a history /

"The dilemma of how best to protect human rights is one of the most persistent problems facing the international community today. This unique and wide-ranging history of humanitarian intervention examines responses to oppression, persecution and mass atrocities from the emergence of the interna...

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Imprint:Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2011.
Description:1 online resource (xv, 408 pages) : maps
Language:English
Subject:Humanitarian intervention -- History.
Humanitarian intervention -- Case studies.
LAW -- International.
Humanitarian intervention.
Humanitäre Intervention
Internationale Politik
Humanitaire interventie.
Humanitäre Intervention.
Internationale Politik.
Electronic books.
Case studies.
History.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11827394
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Other authors / contributors:Simms, Brendan.
Trim, D. J. B. (David J. B.)
ISBN:9781139077859
1139077856
9781139080149
1139080148
9780511921292
0511921292
9781107673328
1107673321
9780521190275
0521190274
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:"The dilemma of how best to protect human rights is one of the most persistent problems facing the international community today. This unique and wide-ranging history of humanitarian intervention examines responses to oppression, persecution and mass atrocities from the emergence of the international state system and international law in the late sixteenth century, to the end of the twentieth century. Leading scholars show how opposition to tyranny and to religious persecution evolved from notions of the common interests of 'Christendom' to ultimately incorporate all people under the concept of 'human rights'. As well as examining specific episodes of intervention, the authors consider how these have been perceived and justified over time, and offer important new insights into ideas of national sovereignty, international relations and law, as well as political thought and the development of current theories of 'international community'"--
Other form:Print version: Humanitarian intervention. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011 9780521190275
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505 0 0 |g 1.  |t Towards a history of humanitarian intervention /  |r D.J.B. Trim and Brendan Simms --  |g Part I.  |t Early-Modern Precedents:  |g 2.  |t 'If a prince use tyrannie towards his people': interventions on behalf of foreign populations in early-modern Europe /  |r D.J.B. Trim;  |g 3.  |t The Protestant interest and the history of humanitarian intervention, c.1685-c.1756 /  |r Andrew Thompson;  |g 4.  |t 'A false principle in the Law of Nations': Burke, state sovereignty, [German] liberty, and intervention in the Age of Westphalia /  |r Brendan Simms --  |g Part II.  |t The Great Powers and the Ottoman Empire:  |g 5.  |t 'From an umpire to a competitor': Castlereagh, Canning and the issue of international intervention in the wake of the Napoleonic Wars /  |r John Bew;  |g 6.  |t Intervening in the Jewish question, 1840-1878 /  |r Abigail Green;  |g 7. The 'principles of humanity' and the European powers' intervention in Ottoman Lebanon and Syria in 1860-61 /  |r Davide Rodogno;  |g 8.  |t The guarantees of humanity: the Concert of Europe and the origins of the Russo-Ottoman War of 1877 /  |r Matthias Schulz;  |g 9.  |t The European powers' intervention in Macedonia, 1903-1908: an instance of humanitarian intervention? /  |r Davide Rodogno --  |g Part III.  |t Intervening in Africa:  |g 10.  |t The price of legitimacy in humanitarian intervention: Britain, the right of search and the abolition of the West African slave trade, 1807-1867 /  |r Maeve Ryan;  |g 11.  |t British anti-slave trade and anti-slavery policy in East Africa, Arabia, and Turkey in the late nineteenth century /  |r William Mulligan;  |g 12.  |t The origins of humanitarian intervention in Sudan: Anglo-American missionaries after 1899 /  |r Gideon Mailer --  |g Part IV.  |t Non-European States:  |g 13.  |t Humanitarian intervention, democracy, and imperialism: the American war with Spain, 1898, and after /  |r Mike Sewell;  |g 14.  |t The innovation of the Jackson-Vanik Amendment /  |r Thomas Probert;  |g 15.  |t Fraternal aid, self-defence, or self-interest?: Vietnam's intervention in Cambodia 1978-1989 /  |r Sophie Quinn-Judge --  |g Part V.  |t Postscript:  |g 16.  |t Humanitarian intervention since 1990 and 'liberal interventionism' /  |r Matthew Jamison;  |g 17.  |t Conclusion: humanitarian intervention in historical perspective /  |r D.J.B. Trim. 
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