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The Resource Justifying America's wars : the conduct and practice of US military intervention, Nicholas Kerton-Johnson

Justifying America's wars : the conduct and practice of US military intervention, Nicholas Kerton-Johnson

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Justifying America's wars : the conduct and practice of US military intervention
Title
Justifying America's wars
Title remainder
the conduct and practice of US military intervention
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Kerton-Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kerton-Johnson, Nicholas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary security studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Intervention (International law)
  • Just war doctrine
  • United States
  • Intervention (International law)
  • Just war doctrine
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
  • Kosovo War, 1998-1999
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Iraq War, 2003-
Label
Justifying America's wars : the conduct and practice of US military intervention, Nicholas Kerton-Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Legitimacy in international relations -- Some methodological points -- An initial note on the cases -- Setting the context : intervention and norms in international society -- 1945-1990 -- 1990-2001 -- 2001 onwards -- Intervention norms and international society -- The Gulf War -- Background to the war -- President Bush's justifications for intervention -- UNSC -- The move to war -- The practice of intervention -- Post-war rebellion and safe-havens -- Conclusion: Old or new norms advanced? -- The Kosovo intervention -- Background and UNSC -- President Clinton's justifications for intervention -- The practice of intervention -- A humanitarian shift in international society? -- The intervention in Afghanistan -- Background to the intervention -- President Bush's justifications for the intervention -- UNSC -- The practice of intervention -- The Iraq War -- President Bush's justifications for the intervention -- UNSC -- The practice of intervention -- Revisiting the cases -- Justifications across the cases : a core legitimating norm? -- Practice across cases : standard practice? A shifting international society?
Control code
ocn457164742
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 191 p.
Isbn
9780203861677
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010007164
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)457164742
Label
Justifying America's wars : the conduct and practice of US military intervention, Nicholas Kerton-Johnson
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Legitimacy in international relations -- Some methodological points -- An initial note on the cases -- Setting the context : intervention and norms in international society -- 1945-1990 -- 1990-2001 -- 2001 onwards -- Intervention norms and international society -- The Gulf War -- Background to the war -- President Bush's justifications for intervention -- UNSC -- The move to war -- The practice of intervention -- Post-war rebellion and safe-havens -- Conclusion: Old or new norms advanced? -- The Kosovo intervention -- Background and UNSC -- President Clinton's justifications for intervention -- The practice of intervention -- A humanitarian shift in international society? -- The intervention in Afghanistan -- Background to the intervention -- President Bush's justifications for the intervention -- UNSC -- The practice of intervention -- The Iraq War -- President Bush's justifications for the intervention -- UNSC -- The practice of intervention -- Revisiting the cases -- Justifications across the cases : a core legitimating norm? -- Practice across cases : standard practice? A shifting international society?
Control code
ocn457164742
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 191 p.
Isbn
9780203861677
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010007164
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)457164742

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