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Landmines And Human Security

International Politics And War"s Hidden Legacy (Suny Series in Global Politics)
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State University of New York Press
Politics / Current Events, Political Freedom & Security - General, Political Science, Politics/International Relations, International Relations - Arms Control, Political Freedom & Security - Human R
ContributionsRichard Anthony Matthew (Editor), Bryan McDonald (Editor), Kenneth R. Rutherford (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL7803333M
ISBN 100791463109
ISBN 139780791463109

Human security is an increasing concern in today's world and landmines have a major affect on human security. Forewords from some prominent people in the world, such as: HM Queen Noor, Sir Paul McCartney, the Honourable Lloyd Axworthy and US Senator Patrick Leahy, lead the reader into Part I, which looks at the global landmine by: 5.

Human security is an increasing concern in today's world and landmines have a major affect on human security. Forewords from some prominent people in the world, such as: HM Queen Noor, Sir Paul McCartney, the Honourable Lloyd Axworthy and US Senator Patrick Leahy, lead the reader into Part I, which looks at the global landmine problem.4/5(1).

Landmines and Human Security: International Politics and War's Hidden Legacy by Richard A. Matthew (Editor), Bryan McDonald (Editor), Kenneth R. Rutherford (Editor), Her Majesty Queen Noor (Foreword by), The Honorable Lloyd Axworthy (Foreword by) Richard A.

Matthew. In this Book. An impressive array of activists, scholars, government officials, journalists, and landmine victims themselves are gathered here to tell the dramatic and inspiring story of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL). Organized in the early s, the ICBL is a network of more than one thousand nongovernmental organizations worldwide, working for a global ban on landmines.

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Landmines and Human Security: International Politics and War's Hidden Legacy Richard A. Matthew, Bryan McDonald, Kenneth R. Rutherford SUNY Press, Jun 3, - Political Science. Global Legalism and Human Security By Antonio Franceschet The ratifying of the Ottawa Convention, an international ban on landmines, is perhaps most symbolic of this agenda, and is seen as the first major accomplishment' of Canada's human security agenda.

"Landmines and Human Security brings together the diverse insights and experiences of nongovernmental leaders, politicians, civil servants, academics, and landmine survivors to tell the story of the ICBL, to assess its impact, to reflect on its lessons, and to remind us of the challenges that remain in addressing the global landmine crisis." — from the Foreword by Lady Heather Mills McCartney.

Book Description: Written by diplomatic practitioners, Human Security and the New Diplomacy is a straightforward account of challenges already overcome and the prospect for further progress. Landmines and Human Security. CASE STUDY: Landmines and Human Security Human security has long been threatened by shocking violations of.

Pris: kr. Inbunden, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp Landmines and Human Security av Richard A Matthew, Bryan L McDonald, Kenneth R Rutherford på 5 1. THE HUMAN SECURITY APPROACH AND ITS ADDED VALUE For many people, today’s world is an insecure place, full of threats on many fronts.

Natural disasters. Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy and Human Security is an important book for anyone interested in the ongoing work around the Mine Ban Treaty and the impact of the important model of government-civil society partnership not only on Treaty implementation but also on responding to other issues related to peace and human security.

Williams, Goose and Wareham have made a Manufacturer: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

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Landmines and human security: international politics and war's hidden legacy. [Richard A Matthew; Bryan McDonald; Ken Rutherford;] -- "An impressive array of activists, scholars, government officials, journalists, and landmine victims themselves are gathered here to tell the story of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines.

The Ottawa Process, which led to the treaty banning antipersonnel landmines now signed by almost states, was a tangible advance in human security. In the late s, at a time when the notion of human security was an emerging political and foreign policy concept, the Ottawa Treaty was an important, and conceptually simple, instrument that.

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Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy, and Human Security looks at accomplishments and setbacks in the crucial first decade of the Mine Ban Treaty. The first half of the book considers the implementation of the prohibitions and humanitarian assistance provisions of the treaty, as well as efforts to promote universal acceptance of the treaty among governments and non 5/5(1).

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Stanly discusses are: Pride, Jealousy and Envy, Insecurity, Compromise, Unforgiveness, Sexual Sin, and Laziness. He takes each of those landmines and teaches us how to identify, avoid, or defuse them/5.

Landmines: A Deadly Legacy Paperback – June 1, by Human Rights Watch Arms Project (Author)Author: Human Rights Watch Arms Project. Cameron, Maxwell A., Robert J. Lawson and Brian W. Tomlin (eds.) (), To Walk Without Fear: The Global Movement to Ban Landmines, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Chandler, David () ‘Human Security: The Dog That Didn’t Bark’, Security Dialogue, 39(4), pp. Christie, Ryerson () ‘Critical Voices and Human Security: To Endure, To Engage or To Critique?’, Security. This bibliography is based on searches for publications in which the term ‘human security’ appears.

This approach has one important drawback. Much work that that deals with the substance of human security issues does not use the term human security at all.

In this sense the bibliography is incomplete and remains a work in progress. Landmines and human security: international politics and war's hidden legacy / edited by Richard A. Matthew, Bryan McDonald, and Kenneth R.

Rutherford. JZ L37 Nuclear apartheid: the quest for American atomic supremacy from World War II to the present / Shane J. Maddock. Landmines and Explosive Remnants of War Books & Articles of the landmine movement on other issues (such as cluster munitions and disability rights), as well as the field of human security.

The international community has developed two treaties to prohibit or restrict the use of landmines. This book argues that despite this clear. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for SUNY Series in Global Politics: Landmines and Human Security: International Politics and War's Hidden Legacy (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy, and Human Security looks at accomplishments and setbacks in the crucial first decade of the Mine Ban Treaty.

Edited by Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams and two other long-time leaders of the mine ban movement, Stephen Goose and Mary Wareham, this book features contributions by grassroots activists, diplomatic negotiators, mine. Includes bibliographical references (p.

)Pages:   Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy, and Human Security looks at accomplishments and setbacks in the crucial first decade of the Mine Ban Treaty.

The first half of the book considers the implementation of the prohibitions and humanitarian assistance provisions of the treaty, as well as efforts to promote universal acceptance of the treaty among governments and non. Building from a recently published book (Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy, and Human Security, edited by Jody Williams, Mary Wareham and Stephen Goose, New York, Rowman and Author: Javier Alcalde Villacampa.

Human Rights Watch is a founding member of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), Nobel Peace Co-Laureate together with its coordinator Jody Williams, and contributes to its. Human security in Africa – A conceptual framework for review Introduction During his speech to African heads of state and government in Lusaka in JulyUN Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, made it clear that “Africa must reject the ways of the past, and commit itself to building a future of democratic governance subject to the rule of law.

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This site is like a library, Use. Jody Williams (born October 9, ) is an American political activist known for her work in banning anti-personnel landmines, her defense of human rights (especially those of women), and her efforts to promote new understandings of security in today's : October 9, (age 69), Rutland.

Human security comprehensively covers all the menaces that threaten human survival, daily life and dignity-for example, environmental degradation, violations of human rights, transnational organized crime, illicit drugs, refugees, poverty, anti-personnel landmines, and other infectious diseases such as AIDS-and strengthens efforts to confront these threats.Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, March Trade Paperback.

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