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Humanitarianism, war, and politics : Solferino to Syria and beyond / Peter J. Hoffman and Thomas G. Weiss ; foreword by Jan Egeland
Bib ID 7459266
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
Author
Hoffman, Peter J. (Peter Joshua), 1969- author
 
Online Access
Description Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018] 
1 online resource ( xxiv, 320 pages) : 
ISBN 9781442266148 (electronic book)
1442266147 (electronic book)
Invalid ISBN 9781442266124 (hardcover) (alkaline paper)
Series

New millennium books in international studies.

Full contents
  • Tables, Boxes, and Maps; Abbreviations; Foreword; Preface; Introduction: Humanitarian Cosmology and Mythology; Chapter 1. Humanitarian Culture, Traditions, and Theories: Concepts and Tools; Chapter 2. Humanitarian Genesis and Gravity: Solferino to Biafra and African Famines; Chapter 3. New Wars and New Humanitarianisms in the 1990s: Northern Iraq, Somalia, Rwanda, and the Balkans; Chapter 4. Humanitarianism and Security: The Responsibility to Protect; Chapter 5. Humanitarianism Adjudicated: The International Criminal Court
  • Chapter 6. Humanitarianism in the Post-9/11 World: Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, and SyriaChapter 7. Humanitarianism Forgotten and Forsaken: Darfur, South Sudan, Uganda, and Neglected Victims; Chapter 8. Humanitarian Limbo: Displaced Populations, Prolonged Suffering, Contested Camps; Chapter 9. The Humanitarian-Industrial Complex: Media and Markets; Chapter 10. Humanitarianism Unbound: Public Health Disasters and Environmental Emergencies; Chapter 11. The Study and Practice of Humanitarianism: Making Sense and Finding Meaning in Saving People; Notes; Index; About the Authors
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 17, 2017).

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web. 
Subjects Humanitarianism -- Political aspects.  |  Humanitarian assistance.  |  War relief.  |  War and society.
Other authors/contributors Weiss, Thomas G. (Thomas George), 1946- author  |  EBSCOhost

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