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Humanitarian Challenges and Intervention

Thomas George Weiss, Cindy Collins - Political Science - 2000 - 222 pages
This book analyzes key cases of humanitarian intervention; it examines the ends, means, and consequences of humanitarian action in war zones.
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Confined Space Rescue

Chase Sargent - Science - 2000 - 244 pages
Written by veteran rescuer Chase Sargent, this book is a comprehensive, single-source guide to such subject areas as hazardous atmospheres, detection equipment, breathing ...
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The Warrior's Honor: Ethnic War and the Modern Conscience

Michael Ignatieff - History - 1998 - 207 pages
Drawing on his extensive travel in the world's war zones, the author explores the issue of Western intervention in ethnic wars and the clash between tribalism and human rights
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Mission Improbable: Using Fantasy Documents to Tame Disaster

Lee Clarke - Political Science - 1999 - 217 pages
How does the U.S. Post Office plan to deliver mail after atomic Armageddon? How do oil industry executives intend to collect 10 million gallons of oil spilled in the Gulf of ...
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Terrorism, Asymmetric Warfare, and Weapons of Mass Destruction: Defending ...

Anthony H. Cordesman - Political Science - 2002 - 448 pages
New threats require new thinking. State attacks involving long-range missiles or conventional military forces are not the only threat to the U.S. homeland. Covert attacks by ...
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In the Shadow of 'just Wars': Violence, Politics, and Humanitarian Action

Medecins Sans Frontires - Political Science - 2004 - 372 pages
Analyzes key issues that humanitarian organizations have been forced to confront over the last several years, such as being committed to save victims on both sides of the ...
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Igniting the Caribbean's Past: Fire in British West Indian History

Bonham C. Richardson - History - 2004 - 233 pages
Unlike the earthquakes and hurricanes that have influenced Caribbean history, the region's fires have almost always been caused by humans. Geographer Bonham C. Richardson ...
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