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Professor Elke Krahmann: The Markets for Force is "a well-conceived and well-researched book, with unique and detailed case studies that will add significantly to the field."


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The Markets for Force. Privatization of Security Across World Regions

Molly Dunigan and Ulrich Petersohn, Editors
Penn Press, February 2015
256 pages
ISBN (cloth):978-0-8122-4686-5
ISBN (e-book):978-0-8122-9143-8
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Foreword — Deborah Avant

Chapter 1. Introduction Ulrich Petersohn and Molly Dunigan

Chapter 2. Diverse Markets for Force in Latin America: From Argentina to Guatemala — Kristina Mani

Chapter 3. The Military Protection Markets in Peru and Ecuador: A Detailed Analysis — Maiah Jaskoski

Chapter 4. The Market for Force in the United Kingdom: The Recasting of the Monopoly of Violence and the Management of Force as a Public-Private Enterprise — Carlos Ortiz

Chapter 5. The Market for Private Force in the Czech Republic —Oldrich Bureš

Chapter 6. Informal but Diverse: The Market for Exported Force from Russia and Ukraine — Olivia Allison

Chapter 7. The Markets for Force in Afghanistan — Jake Sherman

Chapter 8. China's Managed Market for Force — Jennifer Catallo

Chapter 9. The Canadian Market for Force — Christopher Spearin

Chapter 10. The Market for Force in the United States — Scott Fitzsimmons

Chapter 11. The Causes and Consequences of Different Types of Markets for Force — Molly Dunigan and Ulrich Petersohn

Appendix: Testing the Relative Explanatory Power of the "Market Types" Argument — Ulrich Petersohn and Molly Dunigan.



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