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Title Terrorism and the UN : before and after September 11 / edited by Jane Boulden and Thomas G. Weiss
Published Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages) : illustrations
Contents Whither terrorism and the United Nations? / Jane Boulden, Thomas G. Weiss -- Charter values and the response to terrorism / S. Neil MacFarlane -- September 11 and challenges to international law / Nico Schrijver -- The U.S., counterterrorism, and the prospects for a multilateral alternative / Edward C. Luck -- Improving the international response to the transnational terrorist threat / Karin von Hippel -- The inherent difficulties of interinstitutional cooperation in fighting terrorism / Thierry Tardy -- The role of the Security Council / Chantal de Jonge Oudraat -- Using the General Assembly / M.J. Peterson -- The political economy of terrorism / Monica Serrano -- The root causes of terrorism and conflict prevention / Rama Mani
Summary Analyses how the UN's role in dealing with terrorism has been shaped over the years by the international system, and how events such as September 11 and the American intervention in Iraq have reoriented its approach to terrorism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject United Nations.
Terrorism -- Prevention -- International cooperation.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
World politics -- 1995-2005.
Form Electronic book
Author Boulden, Jane, 1962-
Weiss, Thomas G. (Thomas George), 1946-
ISBN 025311098X (electronic bk.)
0253216621 (paperback; alk. paper)
0253343844 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780253110985 (electronic bk.)
9780253216625 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780253343840 (cloth ; alk. paper)