Philip Cunliffe's Critical Perspectives on the Responsibility to Protect: PDF

By Philip Cunliffe

This edited quantity seriously examines the commonly supported doctrine of the 'Responsibility to Protect', and investigates the declare that it embodies revolutionary values in foreign politics.



Since the United international locations global Summit of 2005, a striking consensus has emerged in help of the doctrine of the ‘responsibility to guard’ (R2P) – the concept that states and the overseas neighborhood endure a joint responsibility to guard peoples all over the world from mass atrocities. whereas there was lots of dialogue over how this doctrine can most sensible be carried out, there was no systematic feedback of the foundations underlying R2P. This quantity is the 1st significantly to interrogate either the theoretical ideas and the coverage outcomes of this doctrine.



The authors during this assortment argue that the doctrine of R2P doesn't in reality embrace innovative values, they usually discover the prospect that the R2P may well undermine political responsibility inside states and foreign peace among them. This quantity not just advances a unique set of arguments, yet also will spur debate via providing perspectives which are seldom heard in discussions of R2P. the purpose of the amount is to carry various criticisms to endure from numerous disciplinary views, together with overseas legislation, political technology, IR idea and defense studies.



This e-book may be of a lot curiosity to scholars of the accountability to guard, humanitarian intervention, human safeguard, serious protection experiences and IR in general.

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