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Conflict and human security in Africa : Kenya in perspective /

"This edited volume looks at human security and conflict in northern Kenya and nearby areas within Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia, and Uganda. It spells out the precise meaning and nuances of human security in today's global economy and examines the causes and effects of conflict in the region w...

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Other Authors: Kumssa, Asfaw., Williams, James Herbert, 1950-, Jones, John F.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition:1st ed.
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