The Sanctions Decade: Assessing UN Strategies in the 1990s

The Sanctions Decade: Assessing UN Strategies in the 1990s

by George A. Lopez, George A. Lopez
     
 

This book, based on more than two hundred interviews with officials from the UN and sanctioned countries, and other involved actors, provides the first comprehensive assessment of the effectiveness of UN sanctions during the 1990s." "The authors develop a set of criteria for judging the full impact of sanctions and then provide detailed studies of specific cases.… See more details below

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This book, based on more than two hundred interviews with officials from the UN and sanctioned countries, and other involved actors, provides the first comprehensive assessment of the effectiveness of UN sanctions during the 1990s." "The authors develop a set of criteria for judging the full impact of sanctions and then provide detailed studies of specific cases. They conclude with far-reaching recommendations for increasing the viability of sanctions as a productive diplomatic tool.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555878672
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
275
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Foreword
Acknowledgments
1The Character of the Sanctions Decade1
2How to Think About the Success and Impact of Sanctions13
3Sanctions Against Iraq37
4Sanctioning Yugoslavia63
5Helping Haiti?87
6Taming Terrorism: Sanctions Against Libya, Sudan, and Afghanistan107
7Cambodia: Isolating the Khmer Rouge135
8Angola's Agony147
9Sierra Leone: The Failure of Regional and International Sanctions167
10Flawed UN Arms Embargoes in Somalia, Liberia, and Rwanda181
11Case Findings203
12Recommendations for a New Sanctions Policy221
Bibliography255
Index263
About the Book274

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