Breadcrumb

 
 

Decision making in humanitarian intervention

Title:

Decision making in humanitarian intervention

Gibb, Mark G (2005) Decision making in humanitarian intervention. Masters thesis, Concordia University.

[img]
Preview
PDF - Accepted Version
16Mb

Abstract

This research question seeks to explore when the United States will engage in armed humanitarian intervention. To investigate this question the thesis will seek to examine whether the United States humanitarian intervention in Somalia in 1992 was a costly international moral action. This will be achieved by applying Chaim Kaufmann and Robert Pape's Saintly Logroll Model to President Bush (1989-1993) and President Clinton's (1993-2001) decision making process in the Somalia case study. The purpose of the research question is to conclude if Kaufmann and Pape's Saintly Logroll Model is appropriate for explaining the decision making behind the United States humanitarian intervention policy. The study ends with an analysis of the policy repercussions of the United States experience in Somalia and its influence on the governments' subsequent humanitarian policy towards Rwanda in 1994

Divisions:Concordia University > Faculty of Arts and Science > Political Science
Item Type:Thesis (Masters)
Authors:Gibb, Mark G
Pagination:vii, 173 leaves : ill. ; 29 cm.
Institution:Concordia University
Degree Name:M.A.
Program:Political Science
Date:2005
Thesis Supervisor(s):unknown.,
ID Code:8277
Deposited By:Concordia University Libraries
Deposited On:18 Aug 2011 14:20
Last Modified:18 Aug 2011 15:38
Related URLs:
All items in Spectrum are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved. The use of items is governed by Spectrum's terms of access.

Repository Staff Only: item control page

Document Downloads

More statistics for this item...

Concordia University - Footer