Civil War and Democracy in West Africa
Civil War and Democracy in West Africa: Conflict Resolution, Elections and Justice in Sierra Leone and Liberia by David Harris
English | Jan. 15, 2012 | ISBN: 1848856873 | 320 Pages | PDF | 7 MB
In the aftermath of explosive civil wars in Africa during the 1990s and 2000s, the establishment of multi-party elections has often been heralded by the West as signaling the culmination of the conflict and the beginning of a period of democratic rule. However, the outcomes of these elections are very rarely uniform, with just as many countries returning to conflict as not.