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A History of Military Occupation from 1792 to 1914

A History of Military Occupation from 1792 to 1914

Peter M. R. Stirk

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780748675999
eISBN:
9781474418676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748675999.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This is the first comprehensive comparative historical survey of military occupation from 1792 to 1914. Then as now military occupation engendered great passion, testing loyalty to community, ... More

Human Rights from CommunityA Rights-Based Approach to Development

Human Rights from Community: A Rights-Based Approach to Development

Oche Onazi

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780748654673
eISBN:
9780748693870
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748654673.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Despite its predominance, human rights discourse, for all its claims and potential to challenge deep-rooted injustice, continues to develop without significant reference to community. It is therefore ... More

Human TraffickingThe Complexities of Exploitation

Human Trafficking: The Complexities of Exploitation

Margaret Malloch and Paul Rigby (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781474401128
eISBN:
9781474418683
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474401128.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

‘Human Trafficking’ is a term that does little to convey the myriad acts that underpin the exploitation of men, women and children across the world. Despite legislative developments and the ... More

Humanitarian Intervention and the United Nations

Humanitarian Intervention and the United Nations

Norrie MacQueen

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748636969
eISBN:
9780748672035
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748636969.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores the United Nations' track record of military action, from Cold War ‘brushfire’ peacekeeping to the fractured globalisation of the contemporary world. The book assesses armed ... More

Immigration Justice

Immigration Justice

Peter Higgins

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748670260
eISBN:
9780748695126
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670260.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

By what moral standards must nation-states select immigration policies? A central contention of Immigration Justice is that the justice of an immigration policy can be ascertained only through ... More

Inside the IRADissident Republicans and the War for Legitimacy

Inside the IRA: Dissident Republicans and the War for Legitimacy

Andrew Sanders

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748641123
eISBN:
9780748652907
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641123.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Who is the ‘real’ IRA? The Real IRA, the Continuity IRA, the Irish National Liberation Army, the Official IRA and the Provisional IRA have all assumed responsibility for the struggle for Irish ... More

Institutions in Global Distributive Justice

Institutions in Global Distributive Justice

Andras Miklos

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748644711
eISBN:
9780748684502
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748644711.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The monograph analyses whether social, economic and political institutions affect the justification, the scope and the content of principles of distributive justice. First, it examines whether ... More

Intelligence Studies in Britain and the USHistoriography since 1945

Intelligence Studies in Britain and the US: Historiography since 1945

Christopher R. Moran and Christopher J. Murphy (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748646272
eISBN:
9780748684496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748646272.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Secrecy has never stopped people from writing about intelligence. From memoirs and academic texts to conspiracy-laden exposés and spy novels, writing on intelligence abounds. Now, this account ... More

Just War TheoryA Reappraisal

Just War Theory: A Reappraisal

Mark Evans (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748620746
eISBN:
9780748672042
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620746.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Despite the millennial hopes for peace harboured by so many, the opening years of the twenty-first century have seen the morality of war remain urgently central to political argument around the ... More

The Lacanian LeftPsychoanalysis, Theory, Politics

The Lacanian Left: Psychoanalysis, Theory, Politics

Yannis Stavrakakis

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748619801
eISBN:
9780748672073
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748619801.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In recent years psychoanalysis – especially Lacanian theory – has been gradually acknowledged as a vital resource in the ongoing re-orientation of contemporary political theory and analysis. Of ... More

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