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Famine Crimes: Politics and the Disaster Relief Industry in Africa (African Issues) Paperback – 1 Feb 1999

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  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press (1 Feb. 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0253211581
  • ISBN-13: 978-0253211583
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 2.2 x 21.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.5 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,605,134 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Over the last two decades a spate of books, led by the ones cited in this essay, have illuminated and debated the bristly questions confronting contemporary "humanitarianism."" Ethics & International Affairs"

"Over the last two decades a spate of books, led by the ones cited in this essay, have illuminated and debated the bristly questions confronting contemporary "humanitarianism."" Ethics & International Affairs

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Famine Crimes is without question the most important intervention in the broad field of famine prevention since the publication of Amartya Sen's Poverty and Famine... - Michael Watts in DEVELOPMENT & CHANGE
An important book by a writer whose accomplishments as a researcher, critic and activist on famine and on human rights in Africa are widely respected. It is also a book which is causing distress and anger in some humanitarian organizations. - John HarrissIf Famine Crimes does not have all the answers, it nevertheless poses many key questions, and it does so by means of a readable, provocative and empirical analysis of crises with which the author has been passionately involved. It is a powerful cri --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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