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state, violence and development

the political economy of war in Mozambique, 1975-1992

by Mark F. Chingono

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Published by Avebury in Aldershot, England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mozambique
    • Subjects:
    • Counterrevolutions.,
    • Mozambique -- Politics and government -- 1975-1994.,
    • Mozambique -- History -- Independence and Civil War, 1975-1994.,
    • Mozambique -- Economic conditions -- 1975-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-287) and index.

      StatementMark F. Chingono.
      SeriesThe making of modern Africa
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT3389 .C35 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 291 p. ;
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1021866M
      ISBN 101859720773
      LC Control Number96084017
      OCLC/WorldCa35217167

      Violence is "the use of physical force so as to injure, abuse, damage, or destroy".Less conventional definitions are also used, such as the World Health Organization's definition of violence as "the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in. Domestic Violence, New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence (OPDV), information on domestic violence, including New York State domestic violence referral resources, training and technical assistance to professionals who interface with domestic violence in many areas, including child protective services, child welfare, colleges, health care, mental health, police, social.

        (). The Political Effectiveness of Non-State Violence: A Two-Level Framework to Transform a Deceptive Debate. Security Studies: Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. Transcript. The Violence Paradox. PBS Airdate: Novem NARRATOR: It is an epic story, spanning all of human history, MARTA MIRAZÓN LAHR (University of .

      Since , the UN has been actively engaged in conceptualizing strategies for both economic development and a sustainable environment. From a broad historical perspective, Development without Destruction sketches the role played by organizations and individuals in the UN system in developing and consolidating principles of international law. coercive legislation by the state, but I will not enter into this debate here.1 Rather, I will take it, with Hobbes, Rousseau, Mill, and Rawls, that the individuals within a society require some central authority in order to establish a system of law, to prevent violence, and to enact policies in the common good. Society requires a state.


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How did you choose these books? These are ideas that have been on my mind for a while. In my latest book, I argued that political theory is filled with lies and myths.