International law and new wars
By: Chinkin, Christine.
Contributor(s): Kaldor, Mary.Material type: BookPublisher: New york Cambridge 2017Description: xviii,592p. 24 cm.ISBN: 9781316622094.Subject(s): War (International law) | Jurisdiction (International law) | Self-defense (International law) | Humanitarian law | Reconciliation | Peace-building | Security, International | LAW / InternationalDDC classification: 341.6
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- Sovereignty and the authority to use force -- The relevance of international law -- Self-defence as a justification for war : the geo-political and war on terror models -- The humanitarian model for recourse to force -- How force is used -- Weapons -- 'Post-conflict' and governance -- The liberal peace : peacemaking, peacekeeping, and peacebuilding -- Justice and accountability -- Second generation human security -- What does human security require of international law?