By John Idriss Lahai,Tanya Lyons,John Idriss, Dr Lahai,Tanya, Dr Lyons
Through a multidisciplinary technique, African Frontiers counters the superficial, Eurocentric and gender insensitive dominant discursive illustration of Africa in the discourse of warfare and clash administration, and safeguard and peace/nation-building. The chapters historicize and theorize the realities in postcolonial African states, and the ramifications at the continents destiny. Situating the research in the context of the existing cultural and geo-political realities within the postcolonial African states, the chapters illustrate the complicated ways that occasions and strategies are skilled on the neighborhood point, and the way those neighborhood realities in flip influence and form the styles of political and armed forces engagement in Africa and past. prepared alongside 3 significant topics: Insurgency, governance and peacebuilding, specialist researchers from all over the world give a contribution chapters on: insurgent and rebel formations akin to the RUF, the LRA, and Boko Haram; country governance and corruption; terrorism and counter terrorism; safeguard and peacebuilding; focussing at the tensions and demanding situations dealing with post-conflict societies comparable to Sierra Leone, Rwanda, and the most recent geographical region at the continent, South Sudan. This hugely major and topical learn problematizes the impression of wars on African countries, in addition to the epistemological framing of the neighborhood realities and fallouts of armed clash on post-colonial states.
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African Frontiers: Insurgency, Governance and Peacebuilding in Postcolonial States (The Ashgate Plus Series in International Relations and Politics) by John Idriss Lahai,Tanya Lyons,John Idriss, Dr Lahai,Tanya, Dr Lyons