The empire of humanity : a history of humanitarianism / Michael Barnett.

Empire of Humanity explores humanitarianism's remarkable growth from its humble origins in the early nineteenth century to its current prominence in global life. In contrast to most contemporary accounts of humanitarianism that concentrate on the last two decades, Michael Barnett ties the past...

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Main Author: Barnett, Michael N., 1960- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Ithaca [N.Y.] : Cornell University Press, 2011.
Series:Cornell paperbacks.
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