タイトルPeacekeeping in South Sudan: One Year of Lessons from Under the Blue Beret
著者・編者;R. Munson
出版社;Palgrave Macmillan
出版年;2015年
ISBN;9781137501820
テキストリンクamazon

内容紹介

A scholarly perspective of a soldier's own challenges working in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS). This work examines how regional/cultural knowledge and language ability contribute to improved leadership in a UN operation, based on the author's own experiences as a staff officer in South Sudan.

著者について

ROBERT MUNSON is an active duty U.S. Air Force officer, who has served for almost 25 years on both active duty and as a reservist. He deployed to UNMISS to serve as the chief of planning on the peacekeeping operation's military staff. He received his PhD in history from Boston University. Over the years, he has taught at Boston University, USA, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Germany, and Air University, USA. He is the author of The Nature of Christianity in Northern Tanzania (2013).

目次
  • List of Maps and Figures 
  • Acronyms and Abbreviations 
  • Introduction and Acknowledgements 
  • 1. As a Guinea Pig in South Sudan 
  • 2. Does the U.S. Do Peacekeeping? 
  • 3. Why are We Here? 
  • 4. There is No Intelligence in the UN: Working for UNMISS 
  • 5. J-5 Where Hope was (Often) a Plan 
  • 6. Does PoC Mean 'Protection of Cattle'? 
  • 7. Two flags, Two Perceptions: Life in UNMISS 
  • 8. Living an UNMISS Life in Juba and South Sudan 
  • 9. English and Other Curious Habits 
  • 10. Christianity Does Not Stay in the Church 
  • 11. I'm Here, They are There 
  • 12. Tying it All Together 
  • Bibliography