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People Are Some Of The Poorest In The Its Political are some of the poorest in the Its political is polarized by fiercely competitive thnic groups Weapons flow freely "through its and across its borders And finally it is still recovering from the oppressive regime of Sékou Touré "its lands and across its borders And finally it is still recovering from the oppressive regime of Sékou Touré argues that while Touré’s reign was hardly For the twenty years the West African nation of Guinea has Her Stolen Past (Family Reunions exhibited all of the conditions that have led to civil wars in other countries and Guineans themselves regularly talk about the inevitability of war Yet the country has narrowly avoided conflict again and again In A Socialist Peace Mike McGovern asks how this is possible how a nation could beat the odds andvade civi. ,
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Out war and the postsocialist legac. Eaceful it was successful often through highly coercive and violent measures at stablishing a set of durable national dispositions which have kept nation at peace Exploring the ambivalences of "contemporary Guineans toward the afterlife of Touré’s reign as well as their abiding of socialist solidarity "Guineans toward the afterlife of Touré’s reign as well as their abiding sense of socialist solidarity sketches the paradoxes that undergird political stability.