Privatising Peace

Privatising Peace

Number of page: 260
Author: M. Patterson
Publisher: Springer
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Category: Law

The history of United Nations peacekeeping is largely one of failure. This book puts a case for augmenting ad hoc peacekeepers with competent contract labour; and within the constraints of a new legal regime, supporting future operations with well-trained contractors who might subdue by force those who inflict gross human rights abuses on others.