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War and Underdevelopment: Volume 1: The Economic and Social Consequences of Conflict

Frances Stewart and Valpy Fitzgerald (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199241866
eISBN:
9780191696961
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241866.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Wars, especially civil wars, are among the most serious causes of human suffering and underdevelopment. Yet economic analysis of developing countries at war is relatively rare. These volumes aim to ... More


Mozambique: War, Economic Change, and Development in Manica Province, 1982–1992

Mark F. Chingono

in War and Underdevelopment

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199241880
eISBN:
9780191696978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241880.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The political economy of Mozambique has been forged through the exigencies of warfare. Since 1904, when the independence war against the Portuguese began, the country has been a theatre of war. This ... More


Mozambique: The Economic Effects of the War

Tilman Brück

in War and Underdevelopment

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199241880
eISBN:
9780191696978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241880.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Recent economic developments in Mozambique are frequently interpreted without adequate reference to the long period of war in the country. The effects of war are either ignored or misunderstood, ... More


Speer’s Appointment as Dictator of the German Economy: (September 13,1943)

Franz Neumann and Paul Sweezy

in Secret Reports on Nazi Germany: The Frankfurt School Contribution to the War Effort

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134130
eISBN:
9781400846467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134130.003.0005
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter focuses on the appointment of Albert Speer as dictator of the German economy and the Reich Minister of Economics Walther Funk as a member of the Central Planning Board. Both appointments ... More


Building a peace economy?: Liberal peacebuilding and the development-security industry

Jenny H. Peterson

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719087301
eISBN:
9781781706848
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087301.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book critically examines the range of policies and programmes that attempt to manage economic activity that contributes to political violence. Beginning with an overview of over a dozen ... More


The Failure of Reconstruction and the Political Economy of Normalcy, 1914–1931

Scott Newton

in Profits of Peace: The Political Economy of Anglo-German Appeasement

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202127
eISBN:
9780191675164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202127.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The First World War was marked by growing reliance on economic interventionism by the British state. Although at first arrangements were largely ad hoc, all pretence at ‘business as usual’ ... More


Applying: 1917

MARK CONNELLY

in Steady The Buffs!: A Regiment, a Region, and the Great War

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199278602
eISBN:
9780191707056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278602.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter focuses on 1917, which is often identified as the year in which the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) perfected the set-piece operation: the Somme fighting taught the British many ... More


War and Underdevelopment

Frances Stewart and Valpy Fitzgerald (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199241880
eISBN:
9780191696978
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241880.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Economic analysis of developing countries at war is relatively rare. These volumes trace the economic and social consequences of conflict both theoretically and through empirical investigations, ... More


From Conflict to Recovery in Africa

Tony Addison (ed.)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199261031
eISBN:
9780191698712
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199261031.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Establishing peace and reconstructing Africa's war-damaged economies are urgent challenges. For Africa to recover, communities must reconstruct, private sectors must revitalize, and states must ... More


The “Global War on Terror”: Who Wins? Who Loses?

G. Simon Harak

in Faith, Resistance, and the Future: Daniel Berrigan's Challenge to Catholic Social Thought

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780823239825
eISBN:
9780823239863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239825.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter grounds itself in Berrigan’s political, economic, and moral reading of the American war-making state, and in the civil disobedience of Berrigan at a Catonsville draft board center. Harak ... More


Crisis and Restabilization, 1931–1937

Scott Newton

in Profits of Peace: The Political Economy of Anglo-German Appeasement

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202127
eISBN:
9780191675164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202127.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The struggle to keep Britain on the gold standard was abandoned in September 1931. The departure from gold facilitated a number of initiatives in economic policy which would have been unthinkable at ... More


Advertising and Commercial Radio during World War II, 1942–45

Cynthia B. Meyers

in A Word from Our Sponsor: Admen, Advertising, and the Golden Age of Radio

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823253708
eISBN:
9780823268931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823253708.003.0009
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

This chapter studies how the advertising and commercial radio industries responded to World War II and participated in the war economy. World War II provided the advertising and commercial radio ... More


Introduction: war economies, peace economies and transformation

Jenny H. Peterson

in Building a peace economy?: Liberal peacebuilding and the development-security industry

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719087301
eISBN:
9781781706848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087301.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter defines the concepts of war economy and peace economy and discusses how there can be movement from one category to the other through a process of transformation. Arguing that there has ... More


Transforming a war economy: learning from the case of Kosovo

Jenny H. Peterson

in Building a peace economy?: Liberal peacebuilding and the development-security industry

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719087301
eISBN:
9781781706848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087301.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces Kosovo as a case study for exploring attempts by the DSI to transform a war economy. It is shown that the value of exploring the case of Kosovo over several years of ... More


Departures from the General Scheme

János Kornai

in Dynamism, Rivalry, and the Surplus Economy: Two Essays on the Nature of Capitalism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199334766
eISBN:
9780199369416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199334766.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter examines changes over time in the state and mechanisms of the surplus economy. It discusses fluctuations of the business cycle; the war economy; historic changes and lasting tendencies ... More


. Sovereignty at War

Marc Redfield

in The Rhetoric of Terror: Reflections on 9/11 and the War on Terror

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780823231232
eISBN:
9780823241118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823231232.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The sovereign claim to exception was absolute, as always — the Bush administration's position was that the court had no business reviewing the case at all — but was checked in this instance by the ... More


Epilogue: Managing Women in Wartime and Beyond

Elyssa Faison

in Managing Women: Disciplining Labor in Modern Japan

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252967
eISBN:
9780520934184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252967.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter shows that much continuity existed in the management of female factory labor during wartime and into the postwar era. By the early 1940s, the textile industry had almost totally ... More


Threats to the CBW Prohibition Regimes: The Changing Nature of Warfare

in Preventing a Biochemical Arms Race

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782753
eISBN:
9780804786157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782753.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter describes the traditional form of industrial interstate warfare as it developed during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. An analysis of the evolution of the usages that were ... More


A World Turned Inside Out

Susan Thistle

in From Marriage to the Market: The Transformation of Women's Lives and Work

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520245907
eISBN:
9780520939196
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520245907.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter discusses the underlying causes of the events dramatically transforming women's lives, and the very nature of gender itself, in the last decades of the twentieth century. It explains how ... More


War Economics

Gilles Carbonnier

in Humanitarian Economics: War, Disaster, and the Global Aid Market

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190491543
eISBN:
9780190638467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190491543.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Starting with the humanitarian impact of the Nasdaq “dot.com bubble” in the DRC, this chapter analyses how war economics enhances our understanding of humanitarian crises and responses. It examines ... More


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