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Civil-Military Relations in Sierra Leone

A Case Study of African Soldiers in Politics

by Thomas S. Cox

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Published by Replica Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa - General,
  • Military - General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • 1961-,
  • Army,
  • Civil-military relations,
  • Political activity,
  • Politics and government,
  • Sierra Leone,
  • Sierra Leone,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9790200M
    ISBN 100735101809
    ISBN 109780735101807
    OCLC/WorldCa232845061

    Sierra Leone is a country in West Africa. Its capital is Freetown. The official language is English. The country was first made as a place where freed slaves could live. From until , there was a civil war in Sierra Leone between rebels and the government. The war is now over. Sierra Leone is known for its blood diamonds. Sierra Leone and is a solid contribution to the growing literature on this state. By far the most interesting to this reviewer is Cox's thorough analysis of civil-military relations in Sierra Leone and his detailed account of the multiple coups of the late s. This is the first book-length study of these critical years.

    Civil-Military Relations in Sierra Leone: A Case Study of African Soldiers in Politics by Thomas S. Cox (Preface) Multinational Enterprises in Development: The Mining Industry of Sierra Leone by Emmanuel A. Cleeve. The Underneath of Things: Violence, History, and the Everyday in Sierra Leone by Mariane C. Ferme. Sierra Leone (/ s i ˌ ɛr ə l i ˈ oʊ n (i)/ (), also UK: / s i ˌ ɛər ə-/, US: / ˌ s ɪər ə-/), officially the Republic of Sierra Leone, informally Salone, is a country on the southwest coast of West Africa. It is bordered by Liberia to the southeast and Guinea to the northeast. Sierra Leone has a tropical climate with a diverse environment ranging from savanna to rainforests, a.

      Security Sector Reform in Sierra Leone, Shrivenham: GFN-SSR. [Google Scholar], Security Sector Reform in Sierra Leone. The JIC consists of senior representatives of all security agencies and seeks to enhance inter . Sierra Leone (sēĕr´ə lēō´nē, lēōn´; sēr´ə lēōn), officially Republic of Sierra Leone, republic ( est. pop. 5,,), 27, sq mi (71, sq km), W is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean in the west, by Guinea in the north and east, and by Liberia in the south. Freetown is the capital. Land Sierra Leone's mi (km) Atlantic coastline is made up of a belt.


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Civil-Military Relations in Sierra Leone by Thomas S. Cox Download PDF EPUB FB2

I was deputy ambassador in Freetown, Sierra Leone from There was a copy of the original edition of this book in my office bookcase. For the first few months it was my only information on the history of the Sierra Leone military and was well recommended by our military ataches based in Monrovia, by: Civil-military relations in Sierra Leone: a case study of African soldiers in politics.

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Civil-military relations in Sierra Leone: a case study of African soldiers in politics by Cox, Thomas S. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Hardcover. x, p., preface, conclusion, note on sources, selected bibliography, notes, index, very good first.

U.S.-Sierra Leone relations today are cordial, with ethnic ties between groups in the two countries receiving increasing historical interest. Many thousands of Sierra Leoneans reside in the United States.

In fiscal yeartotal U.S. bilateral aid to Sierra Leone in all categories were $ million. U.S. assistance focused on the. Book Description. Putin's style of leadership has transitioned into another era but there is much still inherited from the past.

In the often anarchic environment of the s, the nascent Russian Federation experienced misunderstandings and mis-steps in civil-military relations. Under Boris Yeltsin it has been questioned whether the military. The Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) is the armed forces of Sierra Leone, responsible for the territorial security of Sierra Leone's border and defending the national interests of Sierra Leone, within the framework of its international obligations.

The armed forces were formed after independence inon the basis of elements of the former British Royal. 14 books 48 voters list created July 31st, by Tamara. Tags: africa, blood-diamonds, child-soldiers, civil-war, salone, sas, sierra-leone 6 likes Like. 16 hours ago  As part of European Union's history in terms of support to the Government of Sierra Leone, she said EU made an initial disbursement of 10.

Leader of the National Grand Coalition (NGC), Hon. Kandeh Yumkella, has urged the new Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources, Timothy Musa Kabba,to review some of the mining regulations to. Civil-Military Relations in Sierra Leone by Thomas S Cox,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Civil-military coordination is crucial in supporting humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. The scope and form of the civ-mil interaction always depends on the specific context of the crisis.

A case-by-case evaluation is necessary to safeguard the humanitarian space and the perception of aid as independent and neutral. The intervention of the military in national politics and the everyday lives of citizens is a key question in civil-military relations.

This book explains how concordance theory can provide a model for predicting such domestic intervention. Models. Empirically, this book tests the saliency of the theoretical framework by examining the peace operations which took place in Somalia, Sierra Leone and Liberia.

This book. Book Published Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, Description x, pages ; 24 cm Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index. Subject headings Sierra Leone. Army--Political activity.

Civil-military relations--Sierra Leone. Perspectives on Civil Military Relations in Africa. Note. note. A Note from the Editors – Editorial Board and New Deputy Editor Security Assistance and Civil-Military Relations in Post-War Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Louis-Alexandre Berg. book review. In the Year of the Tiger: The War for Cochinchina, by William M. Waddell. Focusing on the West African state of Sierra Leone, Thomas Cox attempts to answer these and other significant questions.

He uses such primary source materials as treason trial transcripts, minutes of civilian advisory board meetings, and interviews with key participants in civil-military s: 1. [29] Turay and Abraham, The Sierra Leone Army, pp ↵ [30] Ibid, pp ↵ [31] Cox, Thomas S.

Civil-Military Relations in Sierra Leone: A Case Study of African Soldiers in Politics. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press,p 6. ↵ [32] As quoted in First, Ruth. The Barrel of a Gun: Political Power in Africa and the Coup D.

Civil-Military relations before May was stained and the military became revered not out of admiration but for fear of coercion and intimidation. In an effort to re-establish Civil-Military relations and re-professionalise the Armed Forces, the government retired officers perceived to be threat to the survival of democracy and subordination.

Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans (PCDMV) held successful colloquium last week on civil-military relations (CMR). Cyril Xaba, Chairperson of the PCDMV, said civil-military relations are continuously evolving.

“We believe that our CMR status needs to be rigorously interrogated on a continuous basis, which is one of the reasons why (this newly.

Mende Government and Politics Under Colonial Rule: A Historical Study of Political Change in Sierra Leone, –, Bangura, Yusuf. "Underdevelopment and the Politics of Sierra Leone's Trade Relations." Africa Development 9(2): 71–91, Blyden, Nemata.Discussant, "Sierra Leone: Diamonds and the Struggle for Democracy." Launching of book written by John Hirsch, former United States Ambassador to Sierra Leone, at the International Peace Academy, New York, February 8, proviso the book deserves wholehearted commendation.

It is not so much as a test-bed of theories related to political development and modernization as a memorial to the personal, idiosyncratic factor in military politics that Civil-Military Relations in Sierra Leone will be academically respected.

It would have been surprising if a study.