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Managing Insecurity: Field Experiences of Security Sector Reform Gordon Peake

Managing Insecurity: Field Experiences of Security Sector Reform

Gordon Peake

Published October 11th 2007
ISBN : 9780415439657
Hardcover
192 pages
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 About the Book 

Effective peacebuilding in the aftermath of civil war usually requires the deep reform of security institutions, a process frequently known as security sector reform. Nearly every major donor, as well as a growing number of internationalMoreEffective peacebuilding in the aftermath of civil war usually requires the deep reform of security institutions, a process frequently known as security sector reform. Nearly every major donor, as well as a growing number of international organizations, supports the reform of security organizations in countries emerging from conflict and suffering high levels of violence. But how are reform strategies implemented?This collection of nine case studies examines the strategies, methods, and practices of the policy makers and practitioners engaged in security sector reform, uncovering the profound conceptual and practical challenges encountered in transforming policy aspiration into practice.This book was previously published as a special issue of Civil Wars.