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  • Regionalization and Security in Southern Africaby Nana Poku

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 163.00

    Once torn by ideological conflicts and the dominance of command economies, Southern Africa is now moving towards economic liberalism and openness. In general, the ascendancy of 'market economics' is acknowledged by its governments, albeit with different degrees of enthusiasm. Theoretically rich and empirically engaging this timely book offers a critical... more...

  • Security and Development in Southern Africaby Nana Poku

    ABC-CLIO 2001; US$ 118.00

    With the end of white-dominated South Africa, many observers have argued for a positive transformation of the whole of Southern Africa based upon market integration and increased cooperation among the states of the region. Poku and the contributors to this collection re-examine this optimistic scenerio, and they point to the problems of translating... more...

  • Redefining Security: Population Movements and National Securityby David Graham; Nana Poku

    ABC-CLIO 1998; US$ 132.00

    International migration has become a major domestic political issue in many countries and a major topic of international debate. Thus far, most of the attention has centered on the plight of refugees or on ways to curb the flow of illegal immigrants. As more and more migrants cross interstate boundaries, however, governments are realizing that immigration... more...

  • Gender and HIV/AIDSby Dr Jelke Boesten; Professor Nana K Poku

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    Gender issues are central to the causes and impact of the ongoing AIDS epidemic. The editors bring together cutting edge contemporary scholarship on gender and AIDS in one volume. They address questions related to gender and sexuality, how women and men live the epidemic differently and how such differences lead to different outcomes. The volume joins... more...

  • Cocaine Trafficking in Latin Americaby Dr Sayaka Fukumi; Professor Nana K Poku

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    The post-Cold War world has seen the emergence of new kinds of security threats. Whilst traditionally security threats were perceived of in terms of military threats against a state, non-traditional security threats are those that pose a threat to various internal competencies of the state and its identity both home and abroad. The European Union... more...

  • Foreign Interventions in Ethnic Conflictsby Dr Robert Nalbandov; Professor Nana K Poku

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    This volume analyzes the successes and failures of foreign interventions in intrastate ethnic wars. Adding value to current research in the fields of international security and conflict resolution, it adopts the unique approach of considering successes of third party actions not by durable peace established in a target country (which is the more traditional... more...

  • Post-conflict Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegrationby Dr Antonio Giustozzi; Professor Nana K Poku

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    This book revisits post-Cold War Disarmament Disintegration and Reintegration (DDR) programmes in the light of previous experiences of disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration. In the history of North America and Europe, in particular, such programmes had a major impact on state-building, contributing to the development of the welfare state,... more...

  • Politics in Africaby Nana K. Poku; Anna Mdee

    Zed Books 2011; US$ 26.95

    Democracy, prosperity and self-rule, this was the vision of African independence. This title offers a fresh perspective that makes the continent's problems more understandable, less wretched and hopeful. It shows how many facets of traditional African values endure and that, despite unimaginable hardship, the continent is not a hopeless place. more...

  • Humanitarian NGOs, (In)Security and Identityby Prof Dr Andrea Schneiker; Professor Nana K Poku

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95

    Increasingly humanitarian NGOs operate in the context of armed conflicts where the security risks are higher than in contexts of natural disaster. Working in Afghanistan, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Pakistan and Sri Lanka is particularly dangerous for humanitarians. This existential threat affects the physical existence of aid workers and the implementation... more...

  • AIDS and Governanceby Alan Whiteside; Nana K. Poku

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    The political impact of HIV/AIDS varies greatly and is difficult to map. States depend on how governments choose to manage the political implications of HIV and AIDS, both those stemming from the erosions of its own capacity as well as those that originate from their changing relationship on a national and international level. Across the developing... more...