Collective Provision for Human Security
This book examines responsibility in grave humanitarian crises, focusing on the international community's collective responsibility to take action in such cases as genocide or ethnic cleansing. The idea of collective responsibility highlights how we would like to see the global level primarily as...
Published November 20th 2012 by Routledge
Politics, Ethnicity and Genocide
Series: Asian Security Studies
This book provides a study of the war by Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) to create a separate state in Sri Lanka. It examines the ways in which this war should, in principle, have invoked ‘Responsibility to Protect’ principles, as well as the political, legal and practical problems involved...
Published November 22nd 2011 by Routledge
A New Map
This books assesses the opportunities for the normative and practical advancement of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) in Latin America. The volume identifies the points of resistance and potential obstacles to the advancement of R2P in Latin America, a region often overlooked in this...
To Be Published December 30th 2013 by Routledge
From Words to Deeds
This book provides an in-depth introduction to, and analysis of, the issues relating to the implementation of the recent Responsibility to Protect principle in international relations The Responsibility to Protect (RtoP) has come a long way in a short space of time. It was endorsed by the General...
Published December 6th 2010 by Routledge
Norms, Laws and the Use of Force in International Politics
This volume is a collection of the key writings of Professor Ramesh Thakur on norms and laws regulating the international use of force. The adoption of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) principle by world leaders assembled at the UN summit in 2005 is widely acknowledged to represent one of the...
Published December 7th 2010 by Routledge
Security and human rights
This book explores attempts to develop a more acceptable account of the principles and mechanisms associated with humanitarian intervention, which has become known as the ‘Responsibility to Protect’ (R2P). Cases of genocide and mass violence have raised endless debates about the theory and...
Published November 16th 2010 by Routledge