May 24, 2018
Global Good Samaritans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-17 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
In a troubled world where millions die at the hands of their own governments and societies, some states risk their citizens' lives, considerable portions of their national budgets, and repercussions from opposing states to protect helpless foreigners. Dozens of Canadian peacekeepers have died in Afghanistan defending humanitarian reconstruction in a
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Bad Samaritans was an introduction to open-minded economists and political free-thinkers to Ha-Joon Chang's theories of the dangers of free-trade. With irreverent wit, an engagingly personal style, and a keen grasp of history, Chang blasts holes in the "World Is Flat" orthodoxy of Thomas Friedman and others who argue that
The Samaritan's Dilemma
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
The authors argue that much of foreign aid's failure is related to the institutions that structure its delivery. They offer concrete suggestions about how to improve aid's effectiveness.
The Good Samaritan
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04 - Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
She's a friendly voice on the phone. But can you trust her? The people who call End of the Line need hope. They need reassurance that life is worth living. But some are unlucky enough to get through to Laura. Laura doesn't want them to hope. She wants them to
Between Samaritans and States
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Examining the difficult ethical quandaries faced by humanitarian non-governmental organizations (INGOs), this book explains why INGOs occupy a middle ground between the individual good Samaritan and full-fledged conventional governments.