"First published 2009 by Ashgate Publishing"--t.p. verso.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Humanitarian intervention in complex political emergencies : a conceptual framework for analysis 2. Analysing conflicts in West Africa : causal factors and interpretations 3. From ECOWAS to ECOMOG : the evolution of ECOWAS security regionalism 4. Duality of ECOMOG intervention in Liberia : alternating between forcible and non-forcible strategies 5. ECOMOG in Sierra Leone : restoration of democracy and humanitarian intervention 6. Peacekeeping without Nigeria : ECOWAS intervention in Guinea Bissau and Cote d'Ivoire 7. Elusive peace of flawed strategy : the LURD-MODEL rebellion and relapse into war in Liberia 8. Peacebuilding in Sierra Leone and Liberia : a comparative perspective 9. Institutionalising conflict resolution and humanitarian intervention in West Africa.