From Soldiers to Citizens: Demilitarization of Conflict and Society

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2007 - 192 pages
Demilitarization of conflict and society is crucial to building sustainable peace in countries emerging from the scourge of civil war. At the heart of the exercise is the necessity of transforming the culture and the instruments of war. Using UNITA ex-combatants in Angola as a case example, this book looks at this issue.
 

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Contents

Demilitarization DDR and War to Peace Transitions
7
Demilitarization in the Angolan Context
33
Variables Trends Correlations
109
Reconceptualizing Reintegration
137
Bibliography
177
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Dr João Gomes Porto is a Lecturer at the Department of Peace Studies, University of Bradford, UK. Dr Chris Alden is a Senior Lecturer at the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. Dr Imogen Parsons holds a PhD in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK.

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