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Improving Responses to Protracted Conflict: Why Borderlands Matter for Upstream Engagement

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How do borderlands matter for upstream engagement, aiming to reduce threats to global stability and security that arise from the world’s increasing interconnectedness? I show that border areas in vulnerable regions are hubs of protracted conflict that undermine security not just locally, but across the globe. Violent non-state groups take advantage of these spaces to engage in cross-border operations through which they strengthen transnational networks. They also benefit from deficient state ...

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10.1007/978-3-319-98437-7

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
Oxford college:
Pembroke College
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Palgrave Macmillan Publisher's website
Host title:
Before Military Intervention: Upstream Stabilisation in Theory and Practice
Publication date:
2018-09-05
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Pubs id:
pubs:927091
URN:
uri:ca62120d-036e-43f3-b7bf-e25740c00c25
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uuid:ca62120d-036e-43f3-b7bf-e25740c00c25
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pubs:927091
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978-3-319-98437-7 (ebk)
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