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In the Shadow of Violence

The Politics of Armed Groups

In the Shadow of Violence( )
Author: Schlichte, Klaus
Series title:Micropolitics of Violence Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2009
Publisher:Campus Verlag GmbH
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $42.00
Book Description:

As civil wars and insurgencies rage around the globe, Klaus Schlichte’s In the Shadow of Violence addresses a crucial question: why do some groups succeed in violently seizing and holding power while others fail? What makes for a successful non-state armed force? Arguing that success rests on the ability of these groups to transform the power of violence into legitimate domination, both inside their ranks and in the larger society, Schlichte explores the...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Military / General
Social Science / Violence In Society
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.499 x 8.268 x 0.735 Inches
Book Weight:0.62 Pounds

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