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Humanitarian Intervention and International Relations

Jennifer M. Welsh (ed.)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199267217
eISBN:
9780191601118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199267219.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The issue of humanitarian intervention has generated one of the most heated debates in international relations over the past decade, for both theorists and practitioners. At its heart is the alleged ... More


US–UN Relations in the UN Security Council in the Post‐Cold War Era

David M. Malone

in US Hegemony and International Organizations: The United States and Multilateral Institutions

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199261437
eISBN:
9780191599309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199261431.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

An examination is made of the evolution of US behaviour in the United Nations Security Council since the 1990s; this behaviour shows an inconsistency born out of a general suspicion of the ... More


The Humanitarian Responsibilities of Sovereignty: Explaining the Development of a New Norm of Military Intervention for Humanitarian Purposes in International Society

Nicholas J. Wheeler

in Humanitarian Intervention and International Relations

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199267217
eISBN:
9780191601118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199267219.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Argues that we are witnessing the development of a new norm of military intervention for humanitarian purposes in contemporary international society. Since the end of the Cold War, the United Nations ... More


Collective Security: Sharing Responsibility and Burdens

Thomas M. Franck

in Fairness in International Law and Institutions

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267850
eISBN:
9780191683398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267850.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The United Nations Security Council has jurisdiction to deal with breaches of and threats to the peace and against acts of aggression. While Article 3 establishes a normative ‘trip-wire’ which ... More


Taking Consequences Seriously: Objections to Humanitarian Intervention

Jennifer M. Welsh

in Humanitarian Intervention and International Relations

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199267217
eISBN:
9780191601118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199267219.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Outlines and evaluates the political, legal, and ethical objections to humanitarian intervention. In so doing, it questions not only whether the doctrine of ‘sovereignty as responsibility’ has taken ... More


Introduction

Jennifer M. Welsh

in Humanitarian Intervention and International Relations

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199267217
eISBN:
9780191601118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199267219.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Three main themes emerge from this edited collection. First, there has been an increased incidence of intervention for humanitarian purposes since the end of the Cold War. In these cases, the alleged ... More


The Place of International Law in the Settlement of Disputes by the Security Council*

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The place of international law in dispute settlement by the United Nations (UN) Security Council is a topic which has already occasioned debate. Many lawyers contend that law plays a minimal role in ... More


The Advisory Opinion on Namibia*: Which UN Resolutions are Binding Under Article 25 of the Charter?

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

On July 29, 1970, the United Nations (UN) Security Council asked the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for an advisory opinion. It asked the following question: ‘What are the legal consequences ... More


The Bona Fides of Power: Security Council and Threats to the Peace

Thomas M. Franck

in Fairness in International Law and Institutions

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267850
eISBN:
9780191683398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267850.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The United Nations Security Council has potentially far-reaching enforcement powers. These were largely underused in the stasis of the Cold War. Now, however, the Council meets almost continuously in ... More


Iraq and the Serious Consequences of Word Games †: Language, Violence, and Responsibility in the UN Security Council

Craig M. Scott

in Comparative Law as Transnational Law: A Decade of the German Law Journal

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199795208
eISBN:
9780199919307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795208.003.0038
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter seeks to lay bare what is stake with respect to Security Council Resolution textual semantics, in light of the interplay over the past decade between resolutions that involved a hybrid ... More


Introduction

Henry Shue and David Rodin

in Preemption: Military Action and Moral Justification

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199233137
eISBN:
9780191716270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199233137.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the differences in the use of the term, pre-emption, in particular the different meanings across disciplines for the very same term. It then ... More


Responsibility to Protect

Ian Johnstone

in The Power of Deliberation: International Law, Politics and Organizations

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195394931
eISBN:
9780199894543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195394931.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter begins by describing the United Nations Security Council (SC) as a four-tier deliberative setting, where at least minimal preconditions for reasoned argumentation exist. It then examines ... More


Some Thoughts on the Evolving Relationship between the Security Council and NATO*

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Article 52 of the United Nations (UN) Charter indicates that regional arrangements or agencies may deal with such matters relating to the maintenance of international peace and security as are ... More


The New United Nations and Former Yugoslavia: An edited text of the eighteenth Martin Wight Memorial Lecture Sussex University, 1 March 1993

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The better world that seemed within reach a mere three years prior to when this chapter was written has turned out to be the world of Somalia and Yugoslavia, of Liberia and Armenia. The Yugoslav ... More


The UN Security Council and the Individual State1

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter contends that the position of the individual state within the United Nations (UN) Security Council is a necessary corollary of the position of the Security Council itself with regard to ... More


On Humanitarian Intervention: A New World Order Dilemma

Richard Falk (ed.)

in America and the Misshaping of a New World Order

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520098701
eISBN:
9780520943797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520098701.003.0012
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter focuses on the debate on humanitarian intervention by the United Nations Security Council, which emerged in the 1990s reaching an initial climax in relation to the Kosovo war of 1999, ... More


Introduction

David Malone

in Decision-Making in the UN Security Council: The Case of Haiti, 1990-1997

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198294832
eISBN:
9780191685071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198294832.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Between 1990 and 1997, the United Nations was involved in a broad range of activities in support of democracy in Haiti. Those activities reflected the international concern over a military uprising ... More


Nuclear Non-Proliferation

Ian Johnstone

in The Power of Deliberation: International Law, Politics and Organizations

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195394931
eISBN:
9780199894543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195394931.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The field of nuclear non-proliferation is in ferment. The existing regime is under considerable stress, facing challenges it was not designed for, like the threat of nuclear terrorism. The ferment is ... More


The UN Security Council, State Responsibility, and the European Court of Human Rights: Towards an Integrated Approach?

Linos-Alexandre Sicilianos

in The European Convention on Human Rights and General International Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198830009
eISBN:
9780191868399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830009.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The European Court of Human Rights is in the process of refining its conceptual tools for determining the responsibility of the States Parties to the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) acting ... More


The setting

Mary Venner

in Donors, Technical Assistance and Public Administration in Kosovo

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781784992729
eISBN:
9781526115317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992729.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 2 briefly sets the scene for the reconstruction exercise and explains the intense donor interest in determining the direction of Kosovo’s post conflict development. This chapter also ... More


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