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African Environmental and Human Security in the 21st Century
Copyright 2009 Helen E. Purkitt

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Chapter 1 contains a slightly revised version of “Human and Environmental Security in the Sahel: A Modest Strategy for Success,” in Environmental Change and Human Security: Recognizing and Acting on Hazard Impacts, edited by P. H. Liotta, David A. Mouat, William G. Kepner, and Judith M. Lancaster, 341–393 (Dordrecht: The Netherlands, 2008). This publication is part of the NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security, and is reprinted with the permission of the editor and Springer. The original publication is available at http://www.springer.com. Chapter 2 first appeared as Stephen F. Burgess, “Environment and Human Security in the Horn of Africa,” Journal of Human Security 4, no. 2 (2008): 37–61. The article is reprinted with the permission of the publisher of Journal of Human Security. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

     African environmental and human security in the 21st century / edited by Helen E. Purkitt.
           p. cm.
     Includes bibliographical references and index.
     ISBN 978-1-60497-646-5 (alk. paper)
1. Africa—Environmental conditions—21st century. 2. National security—Environmental aspects—Africa—History—21st century. I. Purkitt, Helen E., 1950– II. Title.

     GE160.A35A355 2010
     363.70096’0905—dc22

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