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Anne Orford challenges conventional wisdom in a provocative and persuasive manner. The book draws on a wide range of sources, including critical legal theory, feminist and postcolonial theory, psychoanalytic theory and critical geography, to develop ways of reading directed at thinking through the cultural and economic effects of militarized humanitarianism.

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Table of contents Preface; 1. Anne Orford challenges conventional wisdom in a provocative and persuasive manner.

The book concludes by asking what, if anything, has been lost in the move from the era of humanitarian intervention intrevention an international relations dominated by wars on terror. Orford provides critical readings of the narratives that accompanied such interventions and shaped legal justifications for the use of force by the international community.

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The book draws on a wide range of sources, including critical legal theory, feminist and postcolonial theory, psychoanalytic theory and critical geography, to develop ways of reading directed at thinking through the cultural and economic effects of militarized humanitarianism.

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