The Responsibility to Protect by Aidan Hehir

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The notion of a responsibility to protect (R2P) has come to dominate debates about humanitarian intervention. This important new book provides a systematic assessment of its evolution and gives a careful critique of its limits in mapping out alternative avenues for the prevention of - and responses to - humanitarian crises.


About Aidan Hehir

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AIDAN HEHIR Director of the Security and International Relations Programme at the University of Westminster, UK. His books include Kosovo, Intervention and State building (Routledge, 2010), Humanitarian Intervention: An Introduction (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010); Humanitarian Intervention After Kosovo (Palgrave Macmillan, 2008)andState Building: Theory and Practice (Routledge, 2007 & 2009).
Published April 15, 2012 by Palgrave Macmillan. 312 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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