Defence Policy and Planning in the Caribbean: the Case of Jamaica, 1962–88

  • Humberto García Muniz
Part of the Macmillan International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)


By supporting the efforts of others to strengthen their defense, we frequently do as much for our own defense budget. Security assistance to others is a security bargain for us.


Foreign Policy Trade Credit Political Violence Internal Security Security Force 
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© Jorge Rodríguez Beruff, J. Peter Figueroa and J. Edward Greene 1991

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