War, Hunger, and Displacement: The Origins of Humanitarian Emergencies Volume 2: Case Studies by E. Wayne Nafziger, Frances Stewart, Raimo Vayrynen |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
War, Hunger, and Displacement: The Origins of Humanitarian Emergencies Volume 2: Case Studies

War, Hunger, and Displacement: The Origins of Humanitarian Emergencies Volume 2: Case Studies

by E. Wayne Nafziger, Frances Stewart, Raimo Vayrynen
     
 

Since the end of the cold war, the number of civil wars in developing countries has escalated to the point where they are the most significant source of human suffering in the world today. Although there are many political analyses of these emergencies, this two-volume work is the first comprehensive study of the economic, social, and political roots of

Overview

Since the end of the cold war, the number of civil wars in developing countries has escalated to the point where they are the most significant source of human suffering in the world today. Although there are many political analyses of these emergencies, this two-volume work is the first comprehensive study of the economic, social, and political roots of humanitarian emergencies, identifying early measures to prevent such disasters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198297406
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Series:
WIDER Studies in Development Economics Series
Pages:
520
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Kansas State University

Somerville College, Oxford

University of Notre Dame, Indiana

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