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'Armed Attack' and Article 51 of the UN Charter

Evolutions in Customary Law and Practice

by Tom Ruys

<p>This book examines to what extent the right of self-defence, as laid down in Article 51 of the Charter of the United Nations, permits States to launch military operations against other States. In particular, it focuses on the occurrence of an

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(Un)intended Consequences of EU Parliamentary Elections

by Wouter van der Brug & Claes H. de Vreese

When direct elections for the European Parliament were first organized in 1979, the idea was that such direct elections would increase the democratic legitimacy and accountability of the Parliament. Moreover, the elections were expected to raise

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‘Guilty Women’, Foreign Policy, and Appeasement in Inter-War Britain

by Julie V. Gottlieb

British women were deeply invested in foreign policy between the wars. This study casts new light on the turn to international affairs in feminist politics, the gendered representation and experience of the Munich Crisis, and the profound ...

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1917

War, Peace, and Revolution

by David Stevenson

<p>1917 was a year of calamitous events, and one of pivotal importance in the development of the First World War. In 1917: War, Peace, and Revolution, leading historian of World War One, David Stevenson, examines this crucial year in context and

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1995: A New Beginning for the NPT?

by J.F. Pilat & R.E. Pendley

<p>As a follow-up to <em>Beyond 1995: The Future of NPT</em> published in 1990, this compilation presents the major issues to be addressed at the 1995 NPT Review and Extension Conference. Renowned academic and diplomatic authorities from around ...

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20 Years of Asia-Europe Relations

by Peggy Kek

<p>This book celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), which is a political dialogue process bringing together governments and civil society members from Asia and Europe. The book depicts the evolution of Asia-Europe ...

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50 Years of ASEAN and Singapore

by Tommy Koh, Sharon Li-Lian Seah & Li Lin Chang

ISBN: 9789813225145

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50 Years of Singapore and the United Nations

by Tommy Koh, Li Lin Chang & Joanna Koh

<p>In 2015, Singapore marks the 50th anniversary of its independence, and the United Nations (UN) the 70th anniversary of its founding. This book celebrates 50 years of a mutually beneficial relationship between Singapore and the UN.</p><p>In ...

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50 Years of Singapore-Europe Relations

Celebrating Singapore's Connections with Europe

by Lay Hwee Yeo & Barnard Turner

<p>As Singapore enters its 50th year of independence, it is a good time to reflect on its past as well as look to the future. <i>50 Years of Singapore-Europe Relations: Celebrating Singapore's Connections with Europe</i> is one such contribution

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A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism

by Dr. Menno Spiering

Britain is the cradle of Euroscepticism. The term is a British invention, reflecting the strong sentiments against continued membership of the European institutions. Instead of providing yet another overview of the politics of the troubled ...

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A Darkling Plain

Stories of Conflict and Humanity during War

by Kristen Renwick Monroe

How do people maintain their humanity during wars? Despite its importance, this question receives scant scholarly attention, perhaps because war is overwhelming. The generally accepted belief is that wars bring out the worst in us, pitting one ...

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A Farewell to Fragmentation

Reassertion and Convergence in International Law

by Mads Andenas & Eirik Bjorge

Fragmentation has been much discussed as a threat to international law as a legal system. This book contends that the fragmentation of international law is far exceeded by its convergence, as international bodies find ways to account for each ...

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A Feminist Voyage through International Relations

by J. Ann Tickner

<p>J. Ann Tickner is ranked among the most influential scholars of international relations. As one of the founders of the field of feminist international relations, she is also among the most pioneering. In many ways her academic career has ...

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A Forgotten Man

The Life and Death of John Lodwick

by Geoffrey Elliott

<p>John Lodwick (1916-1959) was one of the great novelists of the early twentieth century. Yet his novels, and indeed his own extraordinary life story, have been virtually lost to the mists of time. Geoffrey Elliott here, for the first time, ...

ISBN: 9781786721990

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A Greener Faith

Religious Environmentalism and Our Planet's Future

by Roger S. Gottlieb

<p>In a time of darkening environmental prospects, frightening religious fundamentalism, and moribund liberalism, the remarkable and historically unprecedented rise of religious environmentalism is a profound source of hope. In <em>A Greener ...

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A Hermeneutic Analysis of Military Operations in Afghanistan

by Garrett J. Lawless, Philippe Constantineau & Ali Dizboni

<p>This book introduces the field of hermeneutics through a critique of military operations in Afghanistan.  Following a brief survey of modern political history of the country, the authors examine the link between cultural factors and the ...

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A High Price

The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

by Daniel Byman

<p>The product of painstaking research and countless interviews, <em>A High Price</em> offers a nuanced, definitive historical account of Israel's bold but often failed efforts to fight terrorist groups. Beginning with the violent border ...

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A History of Modern Palestine

One Land, Two Peoples

by Ilan Pappe

Ilan Pappe's book traces the history of Palestine from the Ottomans in the nineteenth century, through the British Mandate, the establishment of the state of Israel in 1948, and the subsequent wars and conflicts which have dominated this ...

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A History of Water Series III, Volume 3

Water and Food

by Terje Tvedt & Terje Oestigaard

With the world population set to reach 9 billion by the year 2050, and food demand expected to increase by 60 per cent during the same period, one of the key issues facing the world is food security. Major changes in policy and management , ...

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A Korean Conflict

The Tensions between Britain and America

by Ian McLaine

<p>In 1950, just five years after the end of World War II, Britain and America again went to war - this time to try and combat the spread of communism in East Asia following the invasion of South Korea by communist forces from the North. This ...

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