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A Bed for the Night

Humanitarianism in Crisis

A Bed for the Night( )
Author: Rieff, David
Series title:A Vintage Original Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 2003
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $24.99
Book Description:

Timely and controversial, A BED FOR THE NIGHT reveals how humanitarian organizations trying to bring relief in an ever more violent and dangerous world are often betrayed and misused, and have increasingly lost sight of their purpose.Drawing on first-hand reporting from hot war zones around the world Bosnia, Rwanda, Congo, Kosovo, Sudan and, most recently, Afghanistan - David Rieff shows us what humanitarian aid workers do in the field and the growing gap between their noble ambitions...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Disasters & Disaster Relief
Political Science / Intergovernmental Organizations
Social Science / Philanthropy & Charity
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.4 x 20 x 2.3 cm
Book Weight:0.322 Kilograms

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