The New Military Humanism
Lessons from Kosovo

Chomsky, Noam
Publisher:  Common Courage Press, Monroe, ME, USA
Year Published:  2002   First Published:  1999
Pages:  199pp   ISBN:  9781567511765
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX8813

Was the war over Kosovo really a multi-national effort waged solely for humanitarian reasons? Or was it the establishment of a new world order headed by self-proclaimed "enlightened states" with enough military might to ignore international law and world opinion? In this new book, begun after the NATO bombs started dropping in Yugoslavia and finished as the defeated Serbian forces were leaving the Kosovo province, Chomsky gives us an overview of that changing world order with "might makes right" as its foundation.

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