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The UN's role in nation-building : from the Congo to Iraq

Author: James Dobbins; et al
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : RAND Corp., 2005.
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Reviews nearly 50 years of UN nation-building efforts to transform unstable countries into democratic, peaceful, and prosperous partners. The authors examine the UN's experience in the Congo, Namibia, El Salvador, Cambodia, Mozambique, Eastern Slavonia, Sierra Leone, and East Timor, as well as the U.S. experience in Iraq. The book complements the authors' earlier study, America's Role in Nation-Building: From  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Cas, Études de
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Dobbins; et al
ISBN: 0833035894 9780833035899
OCLC Number: 57143098
Notes: "MG-304-RC"--P. [4] of cover.
Description: xliii 273 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Congo --
Namibia --
El Salvador --
Cambodia --
Mozambique --
Eastern Slavonia --
Sierra Leone --
East Timor --
Iraq --
Lessons learned --
Inputs and outcomes --
The U.S. and UN ways of nation building.
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