Download e-book for kindle: A UN 'Legion': Between Utopia and Reality (Cass Series on by Stephen Kinloch Pichat

By Stephen Kinloch Pichat

A clean exam of the origins, evolution and way forward for proposals for a UN 'Legion' - an enduring army strength recruited, educated and deployed by way of the UN.

This new publication indicates how this suggestion has grown, re-emerged and advanced in direct reference to the advance of UN overseas army forces. The legionnaires were noticeable because the destiny representatives of a contemporary constabulary, foreign police or humanitarian chivalry. they've got additionally continuously evoked the assumption of mercenaries and resurrected fears of supranational govt and a 'world army'. one of these strength has been inconceivable whilst wanted, now not wanted while possible, revealing the deficiencies of the overseas approach within the standpoint of a selected job. the belief highlights the inadequacy of the capability in comparison to the ambitions, and the bounds of the UN's capability to conform itself to new demanding situations.

This examine examinmes how the venture of a UN 'Legion' is conditional at the viability of the unique Utopia, and vice versa. It additionally argues that the intense polarization of the controversy may perhaps mirror a bent to negate the inherent contradictions of fact, reminding us of the old size of the construction of a world association, a 'work in progress'.

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