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Title Security and democracy in Southern Africa / edited by Gavin Cawthra, Andre du Pisani and Abillah Omari
Published Johannesburg : Wits University Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 288 pages)
Series Wits P & DM governance series
Wits P & DM governance series
Contents Democratic governance and security: a conceptual exploration -- Comparative perspectives on regional security co-operation among Developing Countries -- Southern African security in historical perspective -- Botswana -- Lesotho -- Mauritius -- Mozambique -- Namibia -- Seychelles -- South Africa -- Swaziland -- Tanzania -- Zambia -- Zimbabwe -- Conclusions
Summary Southern Africa has embarked on one of the world?s most ambitious security co-operation initiatives, seeking to roll out the principles of the United Nations at regional levels. This book examines the triangular relationship between democratisation, the character of democracy and its deficits, and national security practices and perceptions of eleven southern African states. It explores what impact these processes and practices have had on the collaborative security project in the region. Based on national studies conducted by African academics and security practitioners over three years, it i
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-281) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Democratization -- Africa, Southern.
National security -- Africa, Southern.
Form Electronic book
Author Cawthra, Gavin.
Du Pisani, André.
Omari, Abillah H.
ISBN 1552504263 (electronic bk.)
1868144534 (print)
9781552504260 (electronic bk.)
9781868144532 (print)