Self-Defense in International Relations by R. AnandSelf-Defense in International Relations by R. Anand

Self-Defense in International Relations

byR. Anand

Hardcover | October 9, 2009

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This is an interdisciplinary study of how power, security, polarity and the primacy of sovereign states play out in an international context that has witnessed the rise of non-state actors. It provides an updated analysis of the complex relationship of anarchy, power and politics by addressing issues of self-defense in a unipolar order.


About The Author

RUCHI ANAND is Associate Professor at the American Graduate School of International Relations and Diplomacy in Paris, France. Additionally she teaches at the Centre d’Etude Franco-Américain de Management (CEFAM) in Lyon, France and is a Faculty Member for the summer programs of the Junior Statesmen of America at Princeton University. ...

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Title:Self-Defense in International RelationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:October 9, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230574580

ISBN - 13:9780230574588

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Table of Contents

Self Defense in International Relations * International Relations Theory Meets International Law *
International Law Prohibiting the Use of Force * International Legal Exceptions to the Prohibition on the Use of Force * The Use of Force in Afghanistan and Iraq * Conclusion * Discussion Questions
* Appendix * Index