From Defence to Development: Redirecting Military Resources in South Africa

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New Africa Books, Jan 1, 1998 - Economic development - 246 pages
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"Focuses on redefining the notion of security to take into account the threats to peace caused by poverty and social dislocation, converting the defence industry to civilian production, reallocation defence expenditure, redeploying troops and retraining ex-combatants in development projects and for environmental protection, redistributing land previously used as military bases." Partial contents : The 1996 Defence White Paper : an agenda for state demilitarisation ; Weapons testing : its impact on people and the environment ; Land-mines in Southern Africa ; Apartheid's nuclear arsenal : deviation from development.
 

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Contents

Guns or Butter? Growth development and
25
An agenda for
41
A case study of
60
Its impact on people and the
85
Prospects for
97
The link between
122
Landmines in southern Africa
148
Deviation from
163
Demobilisation in South Africa
181
Political pawns or social
222
References
235
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