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Author Gebrewold, Belachew

Title Anatomy of Violence : Understanding the Systems of Conflict and Violence in Africa
Published Farnham : Ashgate Pub., 2009


Description 1 online resource (274 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 The System of the State; 2 Africa in the International Security System; 3 State and Security as Systems of Conflict and Violence; 4 Conflict Systems in the Democratic Republic of Congo; 5 The Intrastate Conflict System in Somalia; 6 The Intrastate Conflict System in Sudan; 7 Regional and Global Conflict Systems in the Horn of Africa; Conclusion: Ending Conflict and Violence as System Transformation; References; Index
Summary With a focus on Africa, this study examines three structurally interdependent conflict systems to highlight the complexities of transboundary and transregional conflict systems. The systemic approach permits you to come away from the book with a better understanding of the underlying currents of violent conflicts and thus a clearer idea of how they might be handled
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Political violence -- Africa
Low-intensity conflicts (Military science) -- Africa
Low-intensity conflicts (Military science)
Political violence.
Politics and government.
SUBJECT Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-
Subject Africa.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780754697466