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African security in the twenty-first century : challenges and opportunities

Author: Stephen A Emerson; Hussein Solomon
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through the lens of human security their book examines the continent's most pressing security challenges - from identity conflict and failing states to terrorism, disease, and environmental degradation - and in doing so provides a comprehensive look at the complexities of building peace and stability in modern-day Africa.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Emerson, Stephen A.
African security in the twenty-first century.
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2018
(OCoLC)991065188
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen A Emerson; Hussein Solomon
ISBN: 9781526136190 1526136198 9781526122766 1526122766 9781526122742 152612274X
OCLC Number: 1022635305
Description: 1 online resource (291 pages) : maps (black and white)
Contents: Cover; African security in the twenty-first century; Contents; List of figures, maps, tables and text boxes; Foreword; List of abbreviations; 1 Understanding the security environment; 2 Thinking about security; 3 Identity conflict; 4 Failing states; 5 Terrorism and extremism; 6 Trafficking in drugs and small arms; 7 Health and disease; 8 Resource conflict and the environment; 9 The African response; 10 The international response; 11 The future of African security; Bibliography; Index
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