Journals Higher Education

International Territorial Administration

How Trusteeship and The Civilizing Mission Never Went Away

Ralph Wilde

  • The first comprehensive treatment of international territorial administration, ranging from the League of Nations in Danzig during the inter-war period, to the UN in East Timor recently and Kosovo today
  • Includes coverage of territorial administration by international organizations other than the UN, such as the EU
  • Establishes territorial administration as a "policy institution" to rank alongside peacekeeping and humanitarian intervention in the activities of international organizations