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Humanitarian intervention and the United Nations

Norrie MacQueen

Humanitarian intervention and the United Nations

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humanitarian intervention,
  • Peacekeeping forces,
  • United Nations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-232) and index.

    StatementNorrie MacQueen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJZ6369 .M33 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24884460M
    ISBN 100748636978, 074863696X
    ISBN 109780748636976, 9780748636969
    LC Control Number2010671320


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