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Chapter 9

POLA02H3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Cordon Sanitaire, Autarky, Unita


Department
Political Science
Course Code
POLA02H3
Professor
Renan Levine
Chapter
9

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POLA02 Winter 2015
Week 9 Reading
“Oil, Drugs, and Diamonds: The Varying Roles of Natural Resources in Civil War” by Michael Ross

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Hypothesis on Resources and Civil War
  !" #!
$  !" #%
&  !" #!!
 !" #!' 
(  !" #!  

  !" #)%
* +!!" #%
, +" #!!-'
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Hypothesis 1: The more lootable a resource is, the more likely it is to bene't local peoples and the poor
-./! '#!
-./! '#!
-"
0! #  ##

1! #'##"'
"'
+'#!2" #  

-3 
./! #'/
!
.4%! #  
Hypothesis 2: The more unlootable a resource is, the more likely it will lead to separatist con*icts
-+!" #!!

-+'!" #'##"/ "
' 
" #grievances!!
5 6%
7%)"!''!
'
-
8/%"'!9!%:
'
+"''!'/!
%
8/%!; "! 2 
 '
5'"'
Hypothesis 3: The more lootable, more likely it is to bene't a rebel group; more unlootable, the more
likely it is to bene't gov.
-+!"'
-+!" #!' 
7'!!'< #!

;%! ' 
5'"'#! 
-7#!  !
''
:"!!'!!
-3!! '  '!
!'
+"''!!/
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POLA02 Winter 2015
-"
0!! '!!!
1!! '!!' 
-
+=%'lootable"'%!/'"
!
8(%unlootable'!"$
! !!"!
+&%!!!"$:<9"'
!"!'
!
Hypothesis 4: The more lootable the resource, the more likely it is to create discipline problems inside
the army that controls it
-+!"
3 # >
1! ! ! 2) '
'
+"!  ! 
>' ?  '
)#?
-+!"
+#' 
9# !/2
 '
'< 

-
8"!# ' 

(''!"''!
Hypothesis 5: The more lootable the resource, the more likely it is to prolong non-separatist con*icts
-!
-@!5&
3'%!"#%
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