The Syria Dilemma

Friday, 25 October 2013 | A Public Affair

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On Thursday October 24th, our host Allen Ruff was joined by the co-editors of the book “The Syria Dilemma”, Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel, to discuss what is being done in Syria and what could or should be done in the future. Hashemi and Postel work with the University of Denver’s Center for Middle East Studies.

“What should be done about the apparently intractable Syrian conflict? This book focuses on the ethical and political dilemmas at the heart of the debate about Syria and the possibility of humanitarian intervention in today’s world. The contributors–Syria experts, international relations theorists, human rights activists, and scholars of humanitarian intervention–don’t always agree, but together they represent the best political thinking on the issue.”- The MIT Press


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