Humanitarian Intervention: An Inquiry Into Law and Morality
This work addresses the question of whether the use of military force by the United States in order to stop serious violations of human rights is legally and morally justifiable. The book argues for humanitarian intervention and the right to wage war in defense of human rights.
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