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Author Stirk, Peter M. R., 1954-

Title The politics of military occupation / Peter M.R. Stirk
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (252 pages)
Contents Introduction -- The evolving practice and meaning of military occupation -- Defining occupation -- Forms of military government -- The role of civilian governors in military occupation -- Occupation and obligation -- Sovereignty and occupation --- Justice under occupation -- Occupation and regime transformation -- Conclusion
Summary Military occupation is a recurrent feature of modern international politics. This book provides an account of military occupation as a form of government, an assessment of occupations over the last two centuries and an explanation of the difficulties encountered by occupiers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-246) and index
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Subject Military government -- Political aspects.
Military occupation -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0748636722 (electronic bk.)
9780748636723 (electronic bk.)