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Conflict and Human Security in Africa free pdf The tragedy of poverty is that it happens in a wealthy world. Despite global prosperity unrivalled in human history, a new wave of dramatic crises at the turn of the millennium is evident in armed conflict, civil unrest, ethnic violence, disease and economic jeopardy. Hardest hit are developing regions like sub-Saharan Africa, which are the focus of this book. This edited volume deals with conflict and the safety of entire communities in Africa as a whole, and Kenya in particular. The authors spell out the meaning and nuances of human security in today's global economy and discuss policy options and alternative approaches to enhance the well-being and protection of communities affected by conflict.

About Asfaw Kumssa

ASFAW KUMSSA Coordinator of the United Nations Centre for Regional Development in Nairobi, Kenya. JAMES HERBERT WILLIAMS Dean and Professor at the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver, USA. JOHN F. JONES Professor and Dean Emeritus at the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver, USA.

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Author : Asfaw Kumssa
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 26 September 2011
ISBN : 0230115608
EAN : 9780230115606
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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