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Inst. Of War and Peace Studies Lecture: Civil Wars Cause Damage Long After Conflicts End

The indirect, lingering effects of civil wars are at least as damaging as those during civil wars, Yale political science professor Bruce Russett said during a lecture sponsored by SIPA's Institute of War and Peace Studies. These include refugee crises, increases in crime and homicide rates and weakened health care delivery systems.

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Published: Nov. 15, 2001
Last modified:Sep 18, 2002