War Economies in a Regional Context: Challenges of Transformation

War Economies in a Regional Context: Challenges of Transformation

by Michael C. Pugh, Neil Cooper, Jonathan Goodhand
     
 

ISBN-10: 1588262510

ISBN-13: 9781588262516

Pub. Date: 11/28/2003

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

Confronting the corrosive influence that war economies typically have on the prospects for peace in war-torn societies, this study critically analyzes current policy responses and offers a thought-provoking foundation for the development of more effective peacebuilding strategies.  See more details below

Overview

Confronting the corrosive influence that war economies typically have on the prospects for peace in war-torn societies, this study critically analyzes current policy responses and offers a thought-provoking foundation for the development of more effective peacebuilding strategies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588262516
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/28/2003
Series:
Project of the International Peace Academy Ser.
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Foreword
Acknowledgments
1Introduction: Approaches to the Political Economy of Civil Wars1
2The Regional Dimensions of Civil War Economies17
3Afghanistan in Central Asia45
4Sierra Leone in West Africa91
5Bosnia and Herzegovina in Southeast Europe143
6Controlling War Economies: A Critique of the "Liberal Peace"195
7Conclusion: Toward a New Agenda for Transforming War Economies219
List of Acronyms239
Selected Bibliography243
Index257
About the Book273

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