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David Keen

David Keen is Reader in Complex Emergencies at the Development Studies Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science.

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The Benefits of Famine
A Political Economy of Famine and Relief in Southwestern Sudan, 1983–89
By David Keen

The conflict in Darfur had a precursor in Sudan’s famines of the 1980s and 1990s. The Benefits of Famine presents a new and chilling interpretation of the causes of war-induced famine.

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