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The Resource African security and the African command : viewpoints on the US role in Africa, edited by Terry F. Buss [and others]

African security and the African command : viewpoints on the US role in Africa, edited by Terry F. Buss [and others]

Label
African security and the African command : viewpoints on the US role in Africa
Title
African security and the African command
Title remainder
viewpoints on the US role in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Terry F. Buss [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
After the end of the Cold War and a failed mission in Somalia, the US decided to wash its hands of major military operations in Africa. Within the past few years, however, strategic interests in the region have grown, based largely on the threat of international terrorist group activities there. In 2007, the Bush Administration created a new military presence in Africa, AFRICOM (United States Africa Command), professed to be based not on occupying military or fixed bases, but rather on capacity building for and collaboration with African security forces. Some see AFRICOM as the answer to an Afr
Dewey number
355/.03306
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Buss, Terry F
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  • United States
  • Military assistance, American
  • Terrorism
  • National security
  • United States
  • Africa
  • Africa
Label
African security and the African command : viewpoints on the US role in Africa, edited by Terry F. Buss [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. The African command : an overview -- pt. 2. The command debate -- pt. 3. Trade, energy, and commerce -- pt. 4. African security and counterterrorism -- pt. 5. Future prospects and problems
Control code
ocn780531468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781565494145
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780531468
Label
African security and the African command : viewpoints on the US role in Africa, edited by Terry F. Buss [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. The African command : an overview -- pt. 2. The command debate -- pt. 3. Trade, energy, and commerce -- pt. 4. African security and counterterrorism -- pt. 5. Future prospects and problems
Control code
ocn780531468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781565494145
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780531468

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