Journals Higher Education

The United Nations and the Development of Collective Security

The Delegation by the UN Security Council of its Chapter VII Powers

Dan Sarooshi

Oxford Monographs in International Law

  • The only book to cover comprehensively the delegation of the UN Security Council enforcement powers
  • Examines the legal framework governing the use of these powers
  • The effective use of military force to maintain peace is one of the most important challenges facing the UN today
  • Makes a significant contribution to the literature on UN use of force, and provides valuable insights into the future development of the law