Civil Wars Of World: Major Conflicts Since World War II, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1851099204
  • ISBN-13: 9781851099207
  • DDC: 303.6
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1000 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Overview

In the post World War II era, warfare has broken out in virtually every corner of the globe, and the majority of those conflicts have been internal nations at war with themselves, fighting over age-old ethnic and religious hostilities, territorial autonomy, political ideologies, the nation's wealth, and more. What are the causes of civil war? Why are they more common in some regions than in others?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Dedication.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Contributor Biographies.
Introduction.
1: Regional Analyses.
2: Asian Conflicts.
3: European Conflicts.
4: Latin American Conflicts.
5: Middle Eastern and North African Conflicts.
6: Sub-Saharan African Conflicts.
7: Civil Wars of the World.
8: Afghanistan (1978–1992).
9: Algeria (1992–Present).
10: Angola (1992–2002).
11: Azerbaijan and Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (1992–1994).
12: Bangladesh (1972–1997).
13: Bosnia and Herzegovina (1992–1995).
14: Burundi (1972).
15: Cambodia (1970–1975 and 1979–1991).
16: Chad (1966–1979).
17: China (1946–1949).
18: Colombia (1978–Present).
19: Democratic Republic of the Congo (1996–1997 and 1998–Present).
20: Croatia (1991–1992 and 1995).
21: El Salvador (1979–1992).
22: Ethiopia (1976–1985).
23: Greece:(1944–1949).
24: Guatemala (1974–1994).
25: India: (1946–1949).
26: Indonesia (1975–1999).