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Haiti

Haiti

Hope for a Fragile State
edited by Yasmine Shamsie & Andrew S. Thompson
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“This book...avoids the political debates about Jean-Bertrand Aristide that dominate so many current writings about Haiti. Its focus is the society itself, the sources of difference, the origins of violence, and the possibility of change....The superb work done by the editors has established a high standard for future efforts.” (Terry Copp and …

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From Civil Strife to Peace Building

From Civil Strife to Peace Building

Examining Private Sector Involvement in West African Reconstruction
edited by Hany Besada
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From Civil Strife to Peace Building examines peace-building efforts in the fragile West African states of Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Côte d’Ivoire, with a focus on the role of the private sector in leading the reconstruction initiatives. Given that aid and debt relief, the traditional remedies for dependency and underdevelopment, have not been e …

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Emerging Powers in Global Governance

Emerging Powers in Global Governance

Lessons from the Heiligendamm Process
edited by Andrew F. Cooper & Agata Antkiewicz
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The early twenty-first century has seen the beginning of a considerable shift in the global balance of power. Major international governance challenges can no longer be addressed without the ongoing co-operation of the large countries of the global South. Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa, ASEAN states, and Mexico wield great influence in …

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Canada and the Middle East

Canada and the Middle East

In Theory and Practice
edited by Paul Heinbecker & Bessma Momani
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Canada and the Middle East: In Theory and Practice provides a unique perspective on one of the world’s most geopolitically important regions. From the perspective of Canada’s diplomats, academics, and former policy practitioners involved in the region, the book offers an overview of Canada’s relationship with the Middle East and the challenge …

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From Desolation to Reconstruction

From Desolation to Reconstruction

Iraq’s Troubled Journey
edited by Mokhtar Lamani & Bessma Momani
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Iraq’s streets are unsafe, its people tormented, and its identity as a state challenged from within and without. For some, Iraq is synonymous with internal hatred, bloodshed, and sectarianism. The contributors to this book, however, know another Iraq: a country that was once full of hope and achievement and that boasted one of the most educated w …

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Backpacks Full of Hope

Backpacks Full of Hope

The UN Mission in Haiti
by Eduardo Aldunate
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Backpacks Full of Hope: The UN Mission in Haiti describes the experience of a Chilean general as Deputy Force Commander of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) during the particularly turbulent year September 2005 to September 2006. It details the realities of commanding more than 7,000 men from eleven countries while workin …

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Redesigning the World Trade Organization for the Twenty-first Century

Redesigning the World Trade Organization for the Twenty-first Century

edited by Debra P. Steger
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Two high-level commissions—the Sutherland report in 2004, and the Warwick Commission report in 2007—addressed the future of the World Trade Organization and made proposals for incremental reform. This book goes further; it explains why institutional reform of the WTO is needed at this critical juncture in world history and provides innovative, …

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The Global Food Crisis

The Global Food Crisis

Governance Challenges and Opportunities
edited by Jennifer Clapp & Marc J. Cohen
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The global food crisis is a stark reminder of the fragility of the global food system. The Global Food Crisis: Governance Challenges and Opportunities captures the debate about how to go forward and examines the implications of the crisis for food security in the world’s poorest countries, both for the global environment and for the global rules …

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Afghanistan

Afghanistan

Transition under Threat
edited by Geoffrey Hayes & Mark Sedra
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Many have questioned the wisdom of the international intervention in Afghanistan in light of the escalation of violence and instability in the country in the past few years. Particularly uncertain are Canadians, who have been inundated with media coverage of an increasingly dirty war in southern Afghanistan, one in which Canadians are at the frontl …

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Irrelevant or Indispensable?

Irrelevant or Indispensable?

The United Nations in the Twenty-first Century
edited by Paul Heinbecker & Patricia Goff
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Suffering from a divided membership, the United Nations is at a crossroads, unable to assure human or national security. The UN has been criticized as irrelevant by its most—and least—powerful members alike because it can’t reach consensus on how to respond to twenty-first-century challenges of global terrorism, endemic poverty, and crimes ag …

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