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Who Should Intervene? – Distributing the Duties of Humanitarian Intervention.

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Title: Who Should Intervene? – Distributing the Duties of Humanitarian Intervention.
Authors: Hjorthen, Fredrik D.
Issue Date: 11-May-2017
University: University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Social Sciences
Göteborgs universitet. Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten
Institution: Department of Political Science ; Statsvetenskapliga institutionen
Parts of work: Hjorthen, FD. (2017) Humanitarian Intervention and Burden-Sharing Justice. Unpublished manuscript.

Hjorthen, FD and Duus-Otterström, G. (2016) Humanitarian intervention and historical responsibility. Journal of global ethics 12(2): 187- 203.

Hjorthen, FD. (2017) Who Should Intervene? Unpublished manuscript.

Hjorthen, FD. (2017) Who Should Pay for Humanitarian Intervention? European Journal of Political Theory 0(0): 1-20. Epub ahead of print.

Date of Defence: 2017-05-19
Disputation: Fredagen den 19 maj 2017, kl. 13.15, Hörsal Sappören, Campus Haga, Sprängkullsgatan 25.
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: Göteborg Studies in Politics
Keywords: humanitarian intervention
responsibility to protect
duty to intervene
international justice
historical responsibility
Abstract: Many theorists argue that there can be a duty to intervene militarily in order to halt massive violations of basic human rights in other countries. But less is known about how this duty should be assigned to particular agents. Given that dispersed duties tend to invite inaction, and seeing as some agents are likely to have stronger duties than others, examining how the duties of intervention should be specified has both practical and moral significance. In this dissertation Fredrik D. Hjorthen s... more
ISBN: 978-91-629-0179-0
ISSN: 0346-5942
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Statsvetenskapliga institutionen



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