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Rising Powers and Intervention in Foreign Intrastate Armed Conflicts

  • Obert Hodzi
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Part of the Critical Studies of the Asia-Pacific book series (CSAP)

Abstract

The chapter lays the general background of the research context. The theoretical and empirical significance of the study is discussed, and a brief introduction of the main arguments is made. In a nutshell, it mentions the main case studies—Sudan, South Sudan and Libya—as well as the minor cases that will be intermittently referred to in the study. It then shortly made reference to the neoclassical realist theory, which is the main theoretical framework applied in this study.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Obert Hodzi
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  1. 1.Department of World CulturesUniversity of HelsinkiHelsinkiFinland

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