Routledge handbook of African security / edited by James J. Hentz
- Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2014.
- Physical Description:
- xii, 368 pages ; 26 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Hentz, James J.
- Routledge handbooks
- Machine generated contents note: pt. I The African security predicament in the twenty-first century -- 1.Introduction: African security in the twenty-first century / James J. Hentz -- 2.The African security predicament / Naila Salihu -- 3.Conflict and war in Africa / William Reno -- 4.Human security versus national security in Africa: developmental versus failed states among the rest / Timothy M. Shaw -- 5.Terrorism and counterterrorism in Africa: evolving focus / J. Peter Pham -- 6.States, boundaries, and regional collapse in Sub-Saharan Africa / Thomas Blevins -- 7.Peacekeeping in Africa after the Cold War: trends and challenges / Paul D. Williams -- pt. II Understanding conflict in Africa -- 8.Understanding African guerrillas: from liberation struggles to warlordism and international terrorism? / Kevin Dunn -- 9.Resources and conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa / Jessica Piombo -- 10.The state system and Africa's permanent instability / Ian S. Spears -- 11.Security sector reform in Africa / Anthoni van Nieuwkerk -- 12.Humanitarian aid and conflict: from humanitarian neutralism to humanitarian intervention / Terrence Lyons -- 13.Separatism in Africa / Pierre Englebert -- 14.The gendered subject of violence in African conflicts / Maria Stern -- 15.The environment and conflict in Africa / Kevin Dunn -- pt. III Regionalism and Africa -- 16.Regionalism in Africa: concepts and context / Daniel C. Bach -- 17.The African Union and African security / Joao Gomes Porto -- 18.ECOWAS-AU security relations / Cyril Obi -- 19.The Southern African Development Community (SADC) and South Africa / Stephen Burgess -- 20.IGAD and regional security in the Horn / Sally Healy -- 21.Regional security cooperation in Central Africa: what perspectives after ten years of peace and security operations? / Angela Meyer -- pt. IV External influences -- 22.China's role in African security / Ian Taylor -- 23.Comprehensive security versus competing interests: the EU's Africa policy on a balancing act / Belachew Gebrewold -- 24.U.S. security policy in Sub-Saharan Africa after the Cold War / Nicolas J. Lovelace -- 25.The United Nations and African security / John F. Clark -- 26.The Afro-Arab security nexus / Hussein Solomon -- 27.Still "getting away with it": France's Africa defense and security policy / Boubacar N'Diaye.
- 9780415682145 (hardback) and 0415682142 (hardback)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 316-354) and index.
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