Coverart for item
The Resource Aid in danger : the perils and promise of humanitarianism, Larissa Fast

Aid in danger : the perils and promise of humanitarianism, Larissa Fast

Label
Aid in danger : the perils and promise of humanitarianism
Title
Aid in danger
Title remainder
the perils and promise of humanitarianism
Statement of responsibility
Larissa Fast
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Aid in Danger explores why aid workers are attacked, kidnapped, and killed around the world and critically examines how aid agencies respond to these dangers. It addresses a timely and neglected topic, providing a unique analytical perspective on broader issues of humanitarianism and humanitarian reform
Member of
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fast, Larissa
Dewey number
361.2/6
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
HV553
LC item number
.F3717 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humanitarian assistance
  • Risk management
  • Violence
  • Security, International
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Humanitarian assistance
  • Risk management
  • Security, International
  • Violence
Label
Aid in danger : the perils and promise of humanitarianism, Larissa Fast
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Three stories of aid in danger : from baghdad and muttur to solferino -- The twin challenges for contemporary humanitarianism -- The dangers they face : understanding violence against aid workers and agencies -- The dominant explanations : competing discourses of aid -- Explanations in the shadows : competing images of aid -- Coping with danger : paradigms of humanitarian security management -- Conclusion. reclaiming humanity -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Control code
878130735
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812246032
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812209631
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5zdb35
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878130735
Label
Aid in danger : the perils and promise of humanitarianism, Larissa Fast
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Three stories of aid in danger : from baghdad and muttur to solferino -- The twin challenges for contemporary humanitarianism -- The dangers they face : understanding violence against aid workers and agencies -- The dominant explanations : competing discourses of aid -- Explanations in the shadows : competing images of aid -- Coping with danger : paradigms of humanitarian security management -- Conclusion. reclaiming humanity -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Control code
878130735
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812246032
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812209631
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5zdb35
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878130735

Library Locations

    • Ellis LibraryBorrow it
      1020 Lowry Street, Columbia, MO, 65201, US
      38.944491 -92.326012
Processing Feedback ...