Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen Diplomacy, and Human by Jody Williams,Stephen D. Goose,Mary Wareham

By Jody Williams,Stephen D. Goose,Mary Wareham

Banning Landmines: Disarmament, Citizen international relations, and Human defense appears to be like at accomplishments and setbacks within the an important first decade of the 1997 Mine Ban Treaty. the 1st 1/2 the ebook considers the implementation of the prohibitions and humanitarian information provisions of the treaty, in addition to efforts to advertise common popularity of the treaty between governments and non-state armed teams. the second one 1/2 this e-book considers the effect of the landmine move on different concerns (such as cluster munitions and incapacity rights), in addition to the level to which it has contributed to the sphere of human safety. Edited by means of Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams and different long-time leaders of the mine ban move, Stephen Goose and Mary Wareham, Banning Landmines positive factors contributions by way of grassroots activists, diplomatic negotiators, mine survivors, hands specialists, and human rights defenders. This different team of writers on the leading edge of the landmine ban circulate is easily put to supply insights into this extraordinary technique, its precedents, and implications for different paintings and issues.

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