Anne Orford, Reading Humanitarian Intervention. Human Rights and the Use of Force in International Law. Cambridge University Press. Humanitarian intervention, despite its claims to moral credibility, makes international ther Afghanistan or Iraq, Anne Orford’s Reading Humanitarian Interven-. Reading Humanitarian Intervention: Human Rights and the Use of Force in International Law by Anne Orford. Dino Kritsiotis. University of.
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Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? Anne Orford challenges conventional wisdom in a provocative and persuasive manner. Anne Orford No preview available – Citations are based on reference standards.
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Misreading the texts of international law– 3. While [the author] has not made humanitagian decisions any easier, her book may contribute to making them better Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law: Annne, if anything, has been lost in the move from humanitarian intervention to the war on terror?
The book draws on a wide range of sources, including critical legal theory, feminist and postcolonial theory, psychoanalytic theory and critical geography, to develop ways of reading directed at thinking through the cultural and economic effects of militarized humanitarianism. Nielsen Book Data Contents 2 Misreading the texts of international law.
Cambridge University Press, Orford provides critical readings of the narratives that accompanied such interventions and shaped legal justifications for the use of force by the international community.
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Through a close reading of legal texts and institutional practice, she argues that a far more circumscribed, exploitative and conservative interpretation of the ends of intervention was adopted during this period. Orford provides critical readings of the narratives that accompanied such interventions and shaped legal justifications for the use of force by the international community.
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