Intervention in World Politics
Clarendon Press, 1986 - Droit international - 198 pages
This book reexamines the underlying themes and motivations of political interventionists in light of current world affairs. Topics addressed include the progress of Soviet intervention in the Third World; the discovery of a new rationale for intervention in access to resources, especially oil; the connection that is made between intervention and human rights, and the resurgence of an old belief in humanitarian intervention; and the spate of interventionary activity occasioned by movements for national liberation. The contributors are Michael Akehurst, Richard A. Falk, Rosalyn Higgins, Stanley Hoffmann, Evan Luard, Edward N. Luttwak, Dominique Moisi, Philip Windsor, and the late Hedley Bull.
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action activities Afghanistan aggression Akehurst American argued argument armed Article 2(4 Article 51 Asia Brezhnev Doctrine Cambodia Chad Charter claim collective intervention colonial Communist concerned conflict Congo constitute counter-intervention Cyprus Declaration diplomatic doctrine domestic domination economic embargo Ethiopia European Evan Luard example external force to protect foreign forms of intervention France France's French intervention HEDLEY BULL hostages human rights humanitarian intervention ideological influence interference internal affairs international law international relations interventionary involved Iran Israel Israeli justify Latin America legitimacy legitimate military national liberation normative nuclear Pol Pot political independence principle protect nationals abroad regimes resolution role rule of non-intervention S/PV sanctions Security Council self-defence self-determination sense South Africa sovereign sovereignty Soviet Union sphere of jurisdiction struggle superpowers territorial integrity Third World Third World countries tion Uganda unilateral intervention United Nations United Nations Charter Vietnam violations wars of national Western powers world politics