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Engineering peace : the military role in postconflict reconstruction

Author: Garland H Williams
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : United States Institute of Peace Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Engineering Peace, Garland Williams analyzes the postconflict reconstruction gap in three case studies - Bosnia, Kosovo, and Afghanistan - and shows how military engineering brigades accompanying peacekeeping contingents can be put to use immediately after the conflict ends to restore vital infrastructure and social institutions. In the book's concluding chapter, Williams proposes changes in U.S. national  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
History
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garland H Williams
ISBN: 1929223579 9781929223572
OCLC Number: 54692064
Description: xxiv, 317 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The new security environment --
Bosnia --
Kosovo --
Afghanistan --
A postconflict reconstruction template.
Responsibility: Garland H. Williams.

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During the 1990s it was a feature of peacekeeping operations that a gap of almost a year would pass between the conclusion of hostilities and the commencement of reconstruction efforts. Garland  Read more...

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