Condemned to Repeat?

The Paradox of Humanitarian Action by Fiona Terry

Publisher: Cornell University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Aid & relief programmes,
  • International institutions,
  • Sociology,
  • Political aspects,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Refugees,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Humanitarian assistance,
  • Case studies,
  • International cooperation,
  • Refugee camps

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Humanitarian groups have failed, Fiona Terry believes, to face up to the core paradox of their activity: humanitarian action aims to alleviate suffering, but by inadvertently sustaining conflict it potentially prolongs suffering.

Condemned to Repeat?makes clear that the paradox of aid demands immediate attention by organizations and governments around the world. The author stresses that, if international agencies are to. Condemned to Repeat. makes clear that the paradox of aid demands immediate attention by organizations and governments around the world.

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In Condemned to Repeat?, Terry examines the side-effects of intervention by aid organizations and points out the need to acknowledge the political consequences of the choice to give aid. The author makes the controversial claim that aid agencies act as though the initial decision to supply aid satisfies any need for ethical discussion and are often blind to the moral quandaries of aid.

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Jorge Agustín Nicolás Ruiz de Santayana y Borrás, known in English as George Santayana (/ ˌ s æ n t i ˈ æ n ə,-ˈ ɑː n ə /; Decem – Septem ), was a philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist.

Originally from Spain, Santayana was raised and educated in the United States from the age of eight and identified himself as an American, although he always retained a Education: Harvard University (PhD, ). Condemned to Repeat. makes clear that the paradox of aid demands immediate attention by organizations and governments around the world.

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The Paradox of Humanitarian Action 1st edition () and save up to 80% on textbook rentals and 90% on used textbooks. Get FREE 7-day instant eTextbook access!The accurate quote is, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." Santayana, a poet as well as a philosopher, surely paid attention to creating a crisp bite in the sentence by using the twin "k" sounds, "cannot" and "condemned." Slightly inaccurate versions abound, including "Those who forget history are doomed to repeat.

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