By Keith David Watenpaugh
Watenpaugh’s certain and provocative exam of humanitarian concept and motion from a non-Western viewpoint is going past canonical descriptions of aid paintings and improvement initiatives. utilising a variety of resource materials—literary and inventive responses to violence, memoirs, and first-person bills from sufferers, perpetrators, aid employees, and diplomats—Watenpaugh argues that the foreign resolution to the inhumanity of global warfare I within the heart East laid the basis for contemporary humanitarianism and the explicit methods humanitarian teams and overseas corporations aid sufferers of struggle, deal with trafficked youngsters, and relief refugees.
Bread from Stones is needed studying for these drawn to humanitarianism and its ideological, institutional, and felony origins, in addition to the evolution of the move following the cave in of the Ottoman Empire and the appearance of overdue colonialism within the heart East.
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