Conflict Management and Africa Negotiation, Mediation and Politics (Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management) by Terrence Lyons:

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Subjects:

  • Conflict resolution,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Africa,
  • Violence in Society,
  • Political Science / Peace,
  • Peace

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10206841M
ISBN 100415443016
ISBN 109780415443012

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