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Peace, profit or plunder?

Peace, profit or plunder?

the privatisation of security in war-torn African societies

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Published by Institute for Security Studies in Halfway House .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Mercenary troops -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Private security services -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • National security -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Africa -- Defenses -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJakkie Cilliers and Peggy Mason, eds.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsCilliers, Jakkie., Mason, Peggy., Institute for Security Studies (South Africa)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA855 .P43 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination245 p. :
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL104353M
      ISBN 100620238348
      LC Control Number99220772

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