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Refugees in Inter-War Europe: The Emergence of a Regime

Claudena Skran

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273929
eISBN:
9780191684081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273929.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines the refugee phenomenon, specifically refugees in inter-war Europe, and international responses to that phenomenon. In Part I the causes and consequences of refugee movements ... More


Refugees: A Human Problem in a World of States

Claudena M. Skran

in Refugees in Inter-War Europe: The Emergence of a Regime

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273929
eISBN:
9780191684081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273929.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines the refugee phenomenon, specifically refugees in inter-war Europe, and international responses to that phenomenon. It reveals that refugees constitute both humanitarian as well as ... More


Responding to the global challenge of infectious disease

Julius Weinberg

in International Co-operation in Health

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780192631985
eISBN:
9780191723582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192631985.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews the development of international responses to the challenges posed by infectious disease and examines the structures in place today. It focuses on one regional grouping — the ... More


Democratic Republic of Congo

Delphine Schrank

in The Responsibility to Protect

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199797769
eISBN:
9780199919369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199797769.003.0032
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter first provides some necessary political background on the Democratic Republic of Congo. It then applies the responsibility to protect doctrine and analyzes international responses and ... More


Aids as an International Political Issue

Peter Piot

in AIDS Between Science and Politics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166263
eISBN:
9780231538770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166263.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines the transnational dimension of the AIDS response. It begins by considering the initial reactions of international organizations to HIV and the emergence of different ... More


The “Humanitarian” Response to the Ebola Epidemic in Guinea: Between Routines and Exceptions

Jean-Francois Caremel, Sylvain Landry B. Faye, and Ramatou Ouedraogo

in The Politics of Fear: Médecins sans Frontières and the West African Ebola Epidemic

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190624477
eISBN:
9780190624507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190624477.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Through anthropological analysis, this chapter questions the “exceptionality” of the response to the Ebola epidemic in Guinea. By comparing biomedical and popular representations, it highlights blind ... More


Introduction

Olav Schram Stokke

in Governing High Seas Fisheries: The Interplay of Global and Regional Regimes

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299493
eISBN:
9780191685729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299493.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

On a world scale, the essential problem in high seas management is that there are too many vessels chasing too few fish. This chapter provides an overview on how straddling stocks, which is the topic ... More


Globalization and the Constitution

Julian Ku and John Yoo

in Taming Globalization: International Law, the U.S. Constitution, and the New World Order

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199837427
eISBN:
9780190260019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199837427.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter takes a look at how globalization has affected political systems both locally and internationally. It provides some of the responses of international governments to regulate these ... More


Conclusion: Towards an International Response to Hate Crime

Jennifer Schweppe and Mark Austin Walters

in The Globalization of Hate: Internationalizing Hate Crime?

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198785668
eISBN:
9780191827730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785668.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The authors begin by highlighting the key theme running throughout the collection that there remains a lack of consensus at an international level on how hate crime should be defined. Two further ... More


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