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Peace Diplomacy, Global Justice and International Agency : Rethinking Human Security and Ethics in the Spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld

By: Stahn, Carsten.
Contributor(s): Melber, Henning.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (640 p.).ISBN: 9781139910620.Subject(s): Hammarskjo¨ld, Dag, 1905-1961 | Human security | Political ethics | United Nations -- Biography | United Nations -- History | World politics -- 1955-1965Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Peace Diplomacy, Global Justice and International Agency : Rethinking Human Security and Ethics in the Spirit of Dag HammarskjöldDDC classification: 341.23 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Title page; Copyright information; Table of contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; 1 Human security and ethics in the spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Focus and perspectives in this volume; 1.3 Reflections on Dag Hammarskjöld; 1.4 Hammarskjöld's intellectual legacy and leadership; 1.5 Hammarskjöld, the UN and the Congo; 1.6 The role of the UN Secretary-General; 1.7 Re-thinking internationalism: intervention, responsibility and the politics of R2P; 1.8 Hammarskjöld's credo; Part I Reflections on Dag Hammarskjöld
2 Dag Hammarskjöld and the twenty-first century3 A beacon of hope; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 The first political intervention; 3.3 Major international crises; 3.4 The legacy; 3.5 Enhancing UN presence; 3.6 Long-term development of the UN; 4 Dag Hammarskjöld 1905-1961; 5 Dag Hammarskjöld, the United Nations and the rule of law in today's world; 5.1 Dag Hammarskjöld; 5.2 Reflections on Dag Hammarskjöld's principles; 5.2.1 Equal political rights; 5.2.2 Equal economic opportunities; 5.2.3 The prohibition of the use of force; 5.2.4 The rule of law
5.3 The ethics of an international civil servant in light of Dag Hammarskjöld's thinking5.4 Conclusions; Part II Hammarskjöld's intellectual legacy and leadership; 6 Dag Hammarskjöld and the politics of hope; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Context; 6.3 Hammarskjöld's model of international service; 6.3.1 'International service'; 6.3.2 'The World and the Nation'; 6.3.3 Substantiating Hammarskjöld's model of international service; 6.4 Two cases; 6.4.1 Hammarskjöld's Peking mission; 6.4.2 The Bandung Conference, 1955; 6.4.3 Hammarskjöld comments; 6.5 Refining the international service model
6.6 Conclusion7 Dag Hammarskjöld's spirituality and the quest for negotiated peace, reconciliation and meaning; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Beyond the walls of distrust; 7.3 The diplomacy of reconciliation; 7.4 A practice of global ethics of human rights and reconciliation; 7.5 Hammarskjöld's retrospection of his destiny and meaning of life; 8 From the unwritten manual; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Begin in the private world; 8.2.1 A political primer; 8.3 Every day counts, every action; 8.3.1 Dialogue; 8.3.2 Negotiation; 8.3.3 Half-hearted measures lead nowhere
9 Hammarskjöld's dynamic approach to the UN Charter and international law9.1 Introduction; 9.2 Legal 'roots', intellectual background and personal philosophy; 9.3 In the United Nations; 9.4 The introduction of peacekeeping; 9.5 Hammarskjöld on idealism and realism; 9.6 The issue of UN humanitarian intervention in peace operations, a 'responsibility to protect'; 9.7 Concluding remarks: leadership and legal development; 10 Hammarskjöld, economic thinking and the United Nations; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 Dag Hammarskjöld, economist; 10.3 Liberal economics and the reconstruction of Europe
10.3.1 Social revolution and the Frankfurt School at war
Summary: This critical review of Hammarskjöld's legacy as Secretary-General explores the contemporary relevance of his international civil service, agency and leadership.
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Cover; Half-title; Title page; Copyright information; Table of contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; 1 Human security and ethics in the spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Focus and perspectives in this volume; 1.3 Reflections on Dag Hammarskjöld; 1.4 Hammarskjöld's intellectual legacy and leadership; 1.5 Hammarskjöld, the UN and the Congo; 1.6 The role of the UN Secretary-General; 1.7 Re-thinking internationalism: intervention, responsibility and the politics of R2P; 1.8 Hammarskjöld's credo; Part I Reflections on Dag Hammarskjöld

2 Dag Hammarskjöld and the twenty-first century3 A beacon of hope; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 The first political intervention; 3.3 Major international crises; 3.4 The legacy; 3.5 Enhancing UN presence; 3.6 Long-term development of the UN; 4 Dag Hammarskjöld 1905-1961; 5 Dag Hammarskjöld, the United Nations and the rule of law in today's world; 5.1 Dag Hammarskjöld; 5.2 Reflections on Dag Hammarskjöld's principles; 5.2.1 Equal political rights; 5.2.2 Equal economic opportunities; 5.2.3 The prohibition of the use of force; 5.2.4 The rule of law

5.3 The ethics of an international civil servant in light of Dag Hammarskjöld's thinking5.4 Conclusions; Part II Hammarskjöld's intellectual legacy and leadership; 6 Dag Hammarskjöld and the politics of hope; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Context; 6.3 Hammarskjöld's model of international service; 6.3.1 'International service'; 6.3.2 'The World and the Nation'; 6.3.3 Substantiating Hammarskjöld's model of international service; 6.4 Two cases; 6.4.1 Hammarskjöld's Peking mission; 6.4.2 The Bandung Conference, 1955; 6.4.3 Hammarskjöld comments; 6.5 Refining the international service model

6.6 Conclusion7 Dag Hammarskjöld's spirituality and the quest for negotiated peace, reconciliation and meaning; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Beyond the walls of distrust; 7.3 The diplomacy of reconciliation; 7.4 A practice of global ethics of human rights and reconciliation; 7.5 Hammarskjöld's retrospection of his destiny and meaning of life; 8 From the unwritten manual; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Begin in the private world; 8.2.1 A political primer; 8.3 Every day counts, every action; 8.3.1 Dialogue; 8.3.2 Negotiation; 8.3.3 Half-hearted measures lead nowhere

9 Hammarskjöld's dynamic approach to the UN Charter and international law9.1 Introduction; 9.2 Legal 'roots', intellectual background and personal philosophy; 9.3 In the United Nations; 9.4 The introduction of peacekeeping; 9.5 Hammarskjöld on idealism and realism; 9.6 The issue of UN humanitarian intervention in peace operations, a 'responsibility to protect'; 9.7 Concluding remarks: leadership and legal development; 10 Hammarskjöld, economic thinking and the United Nations; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 Dag Hammarskjöld, economist; 10.3 Liberal economics and the reconstruction of Europe

10.3.1 Social revolution and the Frankfurt School at war

This critical review of Hammarskjöld's legacy as Secretary-General explores the contemporary relevance of his international civil service, agency and leadership.

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