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Humanitarian Space and International Politics

The Creation of Safe Areas

by Hikaru Yamashita

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Refugees,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Humanitarian intervention,
  • Ethnic conflict,
  • Human rights,
  • International cooperation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7990771M
    ISBN 100754641635
    ISBN 109780754641636


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