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Published by Pennsylvannia State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Caribbean Area.

Subjects:

  • Drug control -- Caribbean Area.,
  • Drug control -- International cooperation.,
  • National security -- Caribbean Area.,
  • Sovereignty, Violation of -- Caribbean Area.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-283) and indexes.

StatementIvelaw Lloyd Griffith.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5840.C315 G75 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 295 p. :
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1001072M
ISBN 10027101718X, 0271017198
LC Control Number96040024

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Get this from a library! Drugs and security in the Caribbean: sovereignty under siege. [Ivelaw L Griffith] -- For review see: Francisco E. Thoumi, in New West Indian Guide / Nieuwe West-Indische Gids, vol. 73, no. 3 & 4 (); p. - Titel mentioned in: European review of Latin American and Caribbean. This is the first book to examine the experiences of Caribbean countries since they adopted a coordinated approach to the drugs problem. There are valuable lessons to be learned at both policy and practical levels for other countries, and in particular those like the UK and US with large Caribbean populations. The editors of Caribbean Drugs. But in the process he may have produced one of the best works yet on the multiple security implications of drug trafficking for small, dependent states.†—Richard B. Craig, Journal of Interamerican Studies and World Affairs“This book is the first extensive study of illegal drugs in the CaribbeanPages: drugs and security in the caribbean sovereignty under siege. Posted By Corín TelladoMedia TEXT ID Online PDF Ebook Epub Library. Drugs And Security In The Caribbean Sovereignty Under drugs and security in the caribbean sovereignty under siege ebook written by ivelaw lloyd griffith read this book.