Text: Report 2009/2010

Embargoed until 2 December 2010, 11:00am EST

The full text of the Human Security Report 2009/2010 is available below, ordered by sections:

Cover Page



Table of Contents


Part I: The Causes of Peace

Part II: The Shrinking Costs of War

Part III: Trends in Human Insecurity


Human Security Report Project. Human Security Report 2009/2010: The Causes of Peace and the Shrinking Costs of War. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.

A previous version of Part II, "The Shrinking Costs of War," was released on 20 January 2010.

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