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Bringing it all together: a case study of Mozambique

Hanlon, Joseph (2004). Bringing it all together: a case study of Mozambique. In: Junne, Gerd and Verkoren, Willemijn eds. Postconflict development: meeting new challenges. Boulder, Colorado, USA: Lynn Rienner, pp. 273–287.

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Abstract

With the proliferation of civil wars since the end of the Cold War, many developing countries now exist in a "postconflict" environment, posing enormous development challenges for the societies affected, as well as for international actors. Postconflict Development addresses these challenges in a range of vital sectors, security, justice, economic policy, education, the media, agriculture, health, and the environment, in countries around the globe. The authors focus on the need to move beyond emergency relief to create new social and economic structures that can serve as the foundations for a lasting peace. Prosperity, they acknowledge, does not guarantee peace; but a lack of economic development will almost certainly lead to renewed violence. This conviction informs their thorough discussion of the policy dilemmas confronted in postconflict situations and a range of concrete, successful approaches to resolving them.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-58826-303-7, 978-1-58826-303-2
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
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Item ID: 2411
Depositing User: Joseph Hanlon
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:47
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/2411
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