Intervention: The Use of American Military Force in the Post-Cold War World / Edition 1

Intervention: The Use of American Military Force in the Post-Cold War World / Edition 1

by Richard N. Haass
     
 

The first edition of Intervention was selected by Choice as one of the outstanding academic books of 1995. This revised edition includes all the original material - and contains a new Afterword with lessons drawn from the most important recent U.S. military interventions: Bosnia, Haiti, the 1996 Taiwan Straits crisis, the summer 1998 bombing of a terrorist camp… See more details below

Overview

The first edition of Intervention was selected by Choice as one of the outstanding academic books of 1995. This revised edition includes all the original material - and contains a new Afterword with lessons drawn from the most important recent U.S. military interventions: Bosnia, Haiti, the 1996 Taiwan Straits crisis, the summer 1998 bombing of a terrorist camp in Afghanistan and an alleged chemical weapons factory in Sudan, Operation Desert Fox (Iraq), and Kosovo.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870031359
Publisher:
Hopkins Fulfillment Services
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Series:
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
1450L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Note to the Revised Edition
Preface
1The Debate Over Intervention1
2Recent Cases of U.S. Intervention19
3The Vocabulary of Intervention49
4Whether to Intervene67
5How to Intervene87
6Revisiting the Past101
7Considering the Future123
8Conclusion153
Afterword: Summer 1994 to Summer 1999157
App. ACharter of the United Nations183
App. BWar Powers Resolution191
App. CThe Uses of Military Power197
App. DThe Use and Usefulness of Military Forces in the Post-Cold War, Post-Soviet World207
App. EU.S. Forces: Challenges Ahead215
App. FRemarks at the U.S. Military Academy223
App. GConfronting the Challenges of a Broader World229
App. HThe Clinton Administration's Policy on Reforming Multilateral Peace Operations233
App. IDefining Missions, Setting Deadlines: Meeting New Security Challenges in the Post-Cold War World247
Notes259
Acknowledgments287
Index289

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