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A New Tool for Measuring the Brutality of War

By Egbert Sondorp

Abstract

Egbert Sondorp discusses the public health uses and implications of a new tool, the Dirty War Index, that measures prohibited war outcomes inflicted on populations during conflict

Topics: Perspectives
Publisher: Public Library of Science
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2602719
Provided by: PubMed Central

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