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International Organization Legitimation and the Use of Force

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dc.creator Thompson, Alexander
dc.date.accessioned 2007-11-05T19:09:22Z
dc.date.available 2007-11-05T19:09:22Z
dc.date.issued 2005
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1811/29423
dc.description Research project funded in academic years 2004-05, 2005-06, and 2006-07 en
dc.description The University Archives has determined that this item is of continuing value to OSU's history. en
dc.description.abstract In this project, Thompson set out to explain why the endorsement of an international organization (IO) such as the United Nations plays such a key role in American foreign policy decisions to use force. Why did foreign leaders and publics care whether the United States got U.N. support for its actions? The answer to these questions rests on the notion of legitimation, or the process by which IOs transfer legitimacy onto the actions of states. en
dc.description.sponsorship Mershon Center for International Security Studies en
dc.description.tableofcontents Project summary en
dc.format.extent 100150 bytes
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.subject Iraq war en
dc.subject United Nations en
dc.subject unilateralism en
dc.title International Organization Legitimation and the Use of Force en
dc.title.alternative IO Legitimation and the Use of Force en_US
dc.type Other en