Humanitarian intervention today (Volume 313)
(559 words)

Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Volume: 313

Brill | Nijhoff, Leiden | Boston, 2005

Abstract

In this course, Professor Mani, director of the Gujarat National Law University, seeks to examine the rationale, real or fancied, of the new claim to the use of armed force for “humanitarian” purposes such as to halt or prevent gross violations of human rights in a State that has failed to respond to the situation or has failed to set it right.

Thus, Professor Mani examines the concept of “humanitarian” intervention, mainly through the various doctrines an…

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Mani, V.S., “Humanitarian intervention today (Volume 313)”, in: Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law. Consulted online on 12 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-8096_pplrdc_ej.9789004145559.009_323>
First published online: 2005



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