Europe, Central Asia, and other regions : evidence and analysis

Published
  • Washington, D.C. : World Bank 2005
Physical description
1 online resource (370 p.)
ISBN
  • 1-280-21407-4
  • 9786610214075
  • 0-8213-6050-7
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
  • English
  • Available in electronic full text to members of the University via the Library web catalogue.
  • Ebrary eBook
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 The Collier-Hoeffler Model of Civil War Onset and the Case Study Project Research Design; Tables; 2 Resources and Rebellion in Aceh, Indonesia; 3 The Lebanese Civil War, 1975-90; 4 Crime, Violence, and Political Conflict in Russia; Figures; 5 Conflict, Violence, and Crime in Colombia; 6 The "Troubles" of Northern Ireland: Civil Conflict in an Economically Well-Developed State; 7 Bosnia's Civil War: Origins and Violence Dynamics; 8 Greed and Grievance Diverted: How Macedonia Avoided Civil War, 1990-2001; 9 Civil Wars in the Caucasus
  • 10 Conclusion: Using Case Studies to Refine and Expand the Theory of Civil WarContributors; Index
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Genre
  • Electronic books.
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • VOLUME 1: AfricaVOLUME 2: Europe, Central Asia, and Other Regions""This is a superb manuscript, and one that will become a standard reference in the field for students of conflict and civil war."" -Robert Bates, Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, Harvard University The two volumes of Understanding Civil War build upon the World Bank's prior research on conflict and violence, particularly on the work of Paul Collier and Anke Hoeffler, whose model of civil war onset has sparked much discussion on the relationship between conflict and development in what came to be known as the ""greed

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