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Internal Security Management in Nigeria

Perspectives, Challenges and Lessons

Editors: Oshita, Oshita, Alumona, Ikenna Mike, Onuoha, Freedom C. (Eds.)

  • Provides a detailed and critical analysis of the contemporary internal security challenges facing the Nigeria state 
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  • Offers theoretical explanations that are necessary for appreciating the dynamics of the manifestation of insecurity in Nigeria
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  • Provides comprehensive analysis for understanding the issue of internal security in Nigeria
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About this book

This book explores the disturbing dimensions of the problem of insecurity in Nigeria, such as herdsmen violence, the Boko Haram insurgency, cybercrime, militancy in the Niger Delta, communal conflict and violence, as well as police corruption. It offers a comprehensive discussion of the theoretical foundations of internal security, the threats to internal security, the role of formal and informal agencies in internal security management and the challenges of internal security management.

About the authors

Oshita Osang Oshita is a Professor of Peace and Development Studies and former Director General and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja, Nigeria.

Ikenna Mike Alumona is an Associate Professor of Political Science and Acting Head of Department at Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Igbariam, Anambra State, Nigeria.

Freedom Chukwudi Onuoha is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Political Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and the Coordinator of the Security, Violence and Conflict (SVC) Research Group at the University.

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: September 29, 2019
  • ISBN 978-981-13-8215-4
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  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
  • Due: September 1, 2019
  • ISBN 978-981-13-8214-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Internal Security Management in Nigeria
Book Subtitle
Perspectives, Challenges and Lessons
Editors
  • Oshita Oshita
  • Ikenna Mike Alumona
  • Freedom C. Onuoha
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd., part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-8215-4
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-8215-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-8214-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 679
Number of Illustrations
11 b/w illustrations
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