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    DescriptionThis publication is part of a two volume set which builds upon previous World Bank research into the causes and characteristics of civil war onset, particularly the model developed by Paul Collier and Anke Hoeffler regarding the relationship between violent political conflict and economic development. This volume considers the variables identified in the Collier-Hoeffler model and applies them to a set of case studies from a range of African countries, and then goes on to trace the process of conflict escalation in order to draw conclusions as to why civil war is likely to occur. The publication seeks to advance theoretical and empirical knowledge of civil war, in order to help further the objective of developing appropriate policy interventions. Another volume with case studies from a range of non-African countries is available separately (ISBN 0821360493).


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    Title
    Understanding Civil Wars: Africa v. 1
    Subtitle
    Evidence and Analysis
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Paul Collier, Edited by Nicholas Sambanis
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 372
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 21 mm
    Weight: 546 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780821360477
    ISBN 10: 0821360477
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC E4L: WAR
    Ingram Subject Code: RB
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1H
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    B&T General Subject: 141
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 54
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 23400
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    DC22: 330.9
    BISAC V2.8: REF002000, BUS022000
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    BISAC V2.8: POL023000, NAT011000
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    LC classification: HB195 .U43 2005
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: 2005047813
    BISAC region code: 3.0.0.0.0.0.0
    Thema V1.0: RGCM, KCV, JWCG
    Illustrations note
    1, black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    World Bank Publications
    Imprint name
    World Bank Publications
    Publication date
    30 August 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Washington