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An Introduction to Protecting Human Security in Africa

Ademola Abass

in Protecting Human Security in Africa

Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780199578986
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191595202 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199578986.003.0001
An Introduction to Protecting Human Security in Africa

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This chapter begins with a discussion of the concept of human security. It considers the distinctions between human security, human rights, and human development. It then moves on to a discussion of human security and the special case of Africa. An overview of the subsequent chapters is presented.

Keywords: human security; human rights; human development; Africa

Chapter.  8407 words. 

Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration

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