Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2016

200 Pages | "11 b/w Illus., 2 Tables"

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719097232

Bookseller Code (06)

The military-humanitarian complex in Afghanistan

edited by Eric James and Tim Jacoby

Published by Manchester University Press

Humanitarianism Key Debates and New Approaches MUP

  • Provides unique insight into the history, ethical dilemmas and policy conundrums when aid workers operate close to the military
  • Adroitly combines analytical rigour, deep primary research and "field" knowledge in an exceptional contribution to this important area
  • Makes a genuine contribution to the growing literature of what went wrong in Afghanistan
  • Intricately weaves together a range of ideas and perspectives enabling the reader to have a nuanced understanding of the challenges face by aid workers, military personnel and decision-makers alike in places like Afghanistan