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

Author: Stephen Emerson; Hussein Solomon
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Map : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book explores and analyses the evolving African security paradigm in light of the multitude of diverse threats and challenges facing the continent and the international community. It challenges current thinking and traditional security constructs as woefully inadequate to meet the real security needs of African governments and their 1 billion plus citizens in an increasingly globalised and interdependent world.  Read more...

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Document Type: Map
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Emerson; Hussein Solomon
ISBN: 9781526122735 1526122731
OCLC Number: 1082527325
Description: xi, 291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Understanding the security environment --
Thinking about security --
Identity conflict --
Failing states --
Terrorism and extremism --
Trafficking in drugs and small arms --
Health and disease --
Resource conflict and the environment --
The African response --
The international response --
The future of African security.
Responsibility: Stephen Emerson and Hussein Solomon.


Through the lens of human security, this book examines the continent's most pressing security challenges - from identity conflict and failing states to terrorism, disease, and environmental  Read more...


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