Resolving conflict in the post-Cold War Third World--the role of superpowers.
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Published by U.S. Institute of Peace in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English


  • World politics -- 1989-,
  • Diplomatic negotiations in international disputes.,
  • Arbitration, International.,
  • Great powers.,
  • Developing countries -- Military relations.

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Edition Notes

SeriesUnited States Institute of Peace in brief -- no. 29
ContributionsUnited States Institute of Peace.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17100130M

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