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Title Corporations and counterinsurgency / William Rosenau [and others]
Published Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 43 pages) : maps
Series Occasional paper ; OP-259
Occasional paper (Rand Corporation) ; OP-259
Contents Introduction -- Doing business in zones of conflict -- Royal Dutch shell in the Niger Delta -- Firestone in Liberia -- Placer Dome in Papua New Guinea -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Responses in conflict zones
Summary Multinational corporations can be significant actors in zones of violent conflict. Corporate actions to shape their environment can sometimes mitigate conflict, but as the authors show in their case studies, corporate activities can help generate and sustain violence
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Corporations, Foreign -- Political aspects.
Counterinsurgency.
International business enterprises -- Political aspects.
International relations.
Non-governmental organizations -- Political aspects.
Private military companies.
Form Electronic book
Author Rosenau, William.
LC no. 2009023662
ISBN 0833049011 (electronic bk.)
9780833049018 (electronic bk.)