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Creating Peace in Sri Lanka: Civil War and Reconciliation
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|October 1, 1999

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Sri Lanka, one of the most promising states in Asia following independence in 1948, has been torn apart for the past fifteen years by a vicious civil war. The majority Sinhala and minority Tamils have killed each other with increasing ferocity. The Tamils, who…
Corruption In Latin America: How Politicians And Corporations Steal From Citizens
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|November 3, 2018

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This book is the newest and one of the very few existing examinations of the full nature of corruption throughout Central and South America. In detailed chapters written by experts with extensive in-country experience, it reveals the political and economic roots…
Canada's Corruption At Home And Abroad
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|November 2, 2017

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Although Canada is regarded as one of the least corrupt countries, this volume draws on wide ranging evidence and innovative research from scholars around the world to challenge this assumption. Corruption, defined as the "abuse of entrusted power for private…
The Corruption Cure: How Citizens and Leaders Can Combat Graft

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Why leadership is key to ending political and corporate corruption globally Corruption corrodes all facets of the world's political and corporate life, yet until now there was no one book that explained how best to battle it. The Corruption Cure provides many of…
Marriage and Fertility: Studies in Interdisciplinary History
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|April 19, 2016

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In this volume the articles are primarily on European history, but their subject matter indicates the remarkable variety, both of the marriage and fertility patterns of past societies, and of the methods scholars have used to investigate them. Originally…
Governance and Leadership in Africa
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|September 29, 2014

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Many of the problems in Africa today, including widespread poverty and civil unrest, can be traced to the continents legacy of bad governance. In the post-independence period, authoritarian strongmen took control of many countries, enriching themselves and their…
When States Fail: Causes and Consequences
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|July 28, 2010

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Since 1990, more than 10 million people have been killed in the civil wars of failed states, and hundreds of millions more have been deprived of fundamental rights. The threat of terrorism has only heightened the problem posed by failed states. When States Fail…
China into Africa: Trade, Aid, and Influence
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|October 20, 2008

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Africa has long attracted China. We can date their first certain involvement from the fourteenth century, but East African city-states may have been trading with southern China even earlier. In the mid-twentieth century, Maoist China funded and educated…
Hero of the Nation. Chipembere of Malawi. an Autobiography

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Masauko Chipembere was an important and controversial figure in a controversial period of Malawi's history. This books aims to contribute to a better understanding of Chipembere in Malawi and abroad. Writing in exile, he presents his own version of his life,…
The Founder:Cecil Rhodes and the Pursuit of Power: Cecil Rhodes and the Pursuit of Power

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A tall, robust-looking, imposing figure, Cecil John Rhodes was a man of many contradictions. Rhodes, the dreamy idealist, called his copy of The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius his "most precious possession," while Rhodes, the ruthless businessman,…
Hunger and History: The Impact of Changing Food Production and Consumption Patterns on Society

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The essays in this 1985 volume direct attention to important questions on the relationship between food and history. Throughout human history, man has had to adapt and sustain himself by varying or expanding the basic kinds or forms of his nutritional staples, by…
The Corruption Cure: How Citizens And Leaders Can Combat Graft
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Why leadership is key to ending political and corporate corruption globally Corruption corrodes all facets of the world's political and corporate life, yet until now there was no one book that explained how best to battle it. The Corruption Cure puts some…
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