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The Resource Too poor for peace? : global poverty, conflict, and security in the 21st century, Lael Brainard, Derek Chollet, editors

Too poor for peace? : global poverty, conflict, and security in the 21st century, Lael Brainard, Derek Chollet, editors

Label
Too poor for peace? : global poverty, conflict, and security in the 21st century
Title
Too poor for peace?
Title remainder
global poverty, conflict, and security in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
Lael Brainard, Derek Chollet, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Investigates the complex and dynamic relationship between poverty and insecurity, exploring possible agents for change. Brings the latest lessons and intellectual framework to bear in an examination of African leadership, the private sector, and American foreign aid as vehicles for improving economic conditions and security"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC59.72.P6
LC item number
T66 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brainard, Lael
  • Chollet, Derek H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Political violence
  • Economic assistance, American
  • Public-private sector cooperation
  • Peace-building
Label
Too poor for peace? : global poverty, conflict, and security in the 21st century, Lael Brainard, Derek Chollet, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The chapters draw from a conference at the Aspen Institute held on August 2 to August 4, 2006, called, "The Tangled Web: The Poverty-Insecurity Nexus" --P. viii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The tangled web : the poverty-insecurity nexus / Lael Brainard, Derek Chollet, and Vinca LaFleur -- Poverty breeds insecurity / Susan E. Rice -- Poverty and violence : an overview of recent research and implications for foreign aid / Edward Miguel -- Demography, environment, and civil strife / Colin H. Kahl -- Resource and environmental security / Anthony Nyong -- The demographics of political violence : youth bulges, insecurity, and conflict / Henrik Urdal -- Embracing the margins : working with youth amid war and insecurity / Marc Sommers -- The role of leadership in overcoming poverty and achieving security in Africa / Robert I. Rotberg -- Operating in insecure environments / Jane Nelson -- Breaking the poverty-insecurity nexus : is democracy the answer? / Jennifer L. Windsor
Control code
85814079
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 175 p.
Isbn
9780815713753
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007008943
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)85814079
Label
Too poor for peace? : global poverty, conflict, and security in the 21st century, Lael Brainard, Derek Chollet, editors
Publication
Note
"The chapters draw from a conference at the Aspen Institute held on August 2 to August 4, 2006, called, "The Tangled Web: The Poverty-Insecurity Nexus" --P. viii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The tangled web : the poverty-insecurity nexus / Lael Brainard, Derek Chollet, and Vinca LaFleur -- Poverty breeds insecurity / Susan E. Rice -- Poverty and violence : an overview of recent research and implications for foreign aid / Edward Miguel -- Demography, environment, and civil strife / Colin H. Kahl -- Resource and environmental security / Anthony Nyong -- The demographics of political violence : youth bulges, insecurity, and conflict / Henrik Urdal -- Embracing the margins : working with youth amid war and insecurity / Marc Sommers -- The role of leadership in overcoming poverty and achieving security in Africa / Robert I. Rotberg -- Operating in insecure environments / Jane Nelson -- Breaking the poverty-insecurity nexus : is democracy the answer? / Jennifer L. Windsor
Control code
85814079
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 175 p.
Isbn
9780815713753
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007008943
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)85814079

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