The New Humanitarianism: Britain and Sierra Leone, 1997-2003

Hardcover | November 15, 2007

byTanja Schümer, Tanja Schümer

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This book analyzes the contents and consistency of the British New Humanitarianism and its application to Sierra Leone, investigating the effectiveness of policy implementation and the capacity of humanitarian assistance addressing broader political objectives. Placing the experience of Sierra Leone in context with other countries--Sudan and Iraq, Tanja Schümer draws key conclusions regarding the future for international humanitarian policy.

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This book analyzes the contents and consistency of the British New Humanitarianism and its application to Sierra Leone, investigating the effectiveness of policy implementation and the capacity of humanitarian assistance addressing broader political objectives. Placing the experience of Sierra Leone in context with other countries--Sud...

TANJA SCHÜMER is a humanitarian policy adviser at Oxfam GB.
Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.56 inPublished:November 15, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230545173

ISBN - 13:9780230545175

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The Politics of New Humanitarianism * The Nature of the Beast: Organizaional Behaviour * DFID and New Humanitarianism * Agents of War and the Causes of Violent Conflict * Pax Britannica: New Humanitarianism in Sierra Leone * Implementing New Humanitarianism in Sierra Leone * Shifting Sands: British New Humanitarianism