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Aid and violence, with special reference to Sierra Leone

Keen, David (1998) Aid and violence, with special reference to Sierra Leone. Disasters, 22 (4). pp. 318-327. ISSN 0361-3666

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Identification Number: 10.1111/1467-7717.00095

Abstract

This paper looks at how departures from humanitarian principles can be accommodated, legitimised and obscured within the international humanitarian system. It looks particularly at the case of Sierra Leone between 1991 and 1995. It analyses how misinformation about the causes and dynamics of violence and regarding the aid system contribute to the erosion of humanitarian principles.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/%28...
Additional Information: © 1998 Overseas Development Institute
Divisions: International Development
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DT Africa
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Sets: Departments > International Development
Date Deposited: 15 Oct 2014 09:31
Last Modified: 20 Nov 2019 06:47
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/59769

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