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Counter-Terrorism, Aid and Civil Society: Before and After the War on Terror

Counter-Terrorism, Aid and Civil Society: Before and After the War on Terror

by J. Howell, J. Lind
     
 
The book critically examines the effects of the War on Terror on the relationships between civil society, security and aid. It argues that the War on Terror regime has greatly reshaped the field of developmentand it highlights the longer-lasting impacts of post-9/11 counter-terrorism responses on aid policy and practice on civil society.

Overview

The book critically examines the effects of the War on Terror on the relationships between civil society, security and aid. It argues that the War on Terror regime has greatly reshaped the field of developmentand it highlights the longer-lasting impacts of post-9/11 counter-terrorism responses on aid policy and practice on civil society.

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"The book makes a valuable and significant contribution to many debates, e.g., on the wars on terrorism and their impact, on the securitisation of aid and development, both generally and in specific environments, on the changing role of civil society and its relationship with the state. Its logical structure, clear and engaging writing, wide-ranging sources and impressive level of detail, mean that the book will appeal to a variety of audiences, from scholars to policy-makers, from students to NGO workers." - LSE Review of Books

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230229495
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
09/29/2009
Series:
Non-Governmental Public Action Series
Edition description:
2009
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Author Jude Howell: Jude Howell is Professor in International Development at the London School of Economics and Politics, UK and was the former director of the Centre for Civil Society (2003-2010). She has written extensively on civil society, development policy, security and gender, and China. Her recent books include The Global War on Terror, Aid and Civil Society (with Jeremy Lind, 2009) and Civil Society Under Strain (2010).

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