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Cass Series on Peacekeeping

Series Editor: Michael Pugh

This series examines all aspects of peacekeeping, from the political, operational and legal dimensions to the developmental and humanitarian issues that must be dealt with by all those involved with peacekeeping in the world today.

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1-10 of 19 results in Cass Series on Peacekeeping
  1. Peace Operations in the Francophone World

    Global governance meets post-colonialism

    Edited by Bruno Charbonneau, Tony Chafer

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    This book critically examines peacebuilding, humanitarian intervention and peace operation practices and experiences in francophone spaces. Francophone Africa as a specific space is relatively little studied in the peace and security literature, despite the fact that almost half of all peacekeepers...

    Published May 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Statebuilding and Justice Reform

    Post-Conflict Reconstruction in Afghanistan

    By Matteo Tondini

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    The book provides an updated account of justice reform in Afghanistan, which started in the wake of the US-led military intervention of 2001. In particular, it focuses on the role of international actors and their interaction with local stakeholders, highlighting some provisional results, together...

    Published October 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Corruption and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

    Selling the Peace?

    Edited by Dominik Zaum, Christine Cheng

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    This edited volume explores and evaluates the roles of corruption in post-conflict peacebuilding. The problem of corruption has become increasingly important in war to peace transitions, eroding confidence in new democratic institutions, undermining economic development, diverting scarce public...

    Published June 25th 2013 by Routledge

  4. South America and Peace Operations

    Coming of Age

    Edited by Kai Michael Kenkel

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    This volume is the first English-language work to focus specifically on South America in the context of peace operations. The region of South America has been undergoing significant changes recently with regard to its attitudes towards participation in peace operations. Leaving behind a strong...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Peace Operations and Organized Crime

    Enemies or Allies?

    Edited by James Cockayne, Adam Lupel

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    Peace operations are increasingly on the front line in the international community’s fight against organized crime; this book explores how, in some cases, peace operations and organized crime are clear enemies, while in others, they may become tacit allies. The threat posed by organized crime to...

    Published May 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Rethinking the Liberal Peace

    External Models and Local Alternatives

    Edited by Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    This book presents a critical analysis of the liberal peace project and offers possible alternatives and models. In the past decade, the model used for reconstructing societies after conflicts has been based on liberal assumptions about the pacifiying effects of 'open markets' and 'open societies'....

    Published March 4th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Political Ethics and The United Nations

    Dag Hammarskjöld as Secretary-General

    By Manuel Froehlich

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    Based on a wealth of sources, files and interviews, and including previously unpublished material, this book explores the foundations of the political ethics of Dag Hammarskjöld, the second Secretary-General of the United Nations, examining how they influenced his actions in several key crisis...

    Published April 30th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Nordic Approaches to Peace Operations

    A New Model in the Making

    By Peter Viggo Jakobsen

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    A new examination of Nordic approaches to peace operations after the Cold War. It shows how the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden) remain relevant for the study and practice of post-Cold War peace operations. This unique study is structured around eleven success...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Clinton, Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Interventionism

    Rise and Fall of a Policy

    By Leonie Murray

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    This volume re-examines the evidence surrounding the rise and fall of peacekeeping policy during the first Clinton Administration. Specifically, it asks: what happened to cause the Clinton Executive to abandon its previously favoured policy platform of humanitarian multilateralism? Clinton,...

    Published March 5th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Peace without Politics? Ten Years of State-Building in Bosnia

    Edited by David Chandler

    Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping

    Ten years on from the signing of the Dayton Peace Agreement in November 1995, the legacy of the Bosnian war still shapes every aspect of the political, social and economic environment of the tiny state. This state of affairs is highlighted by the fact that Bosnia is still under international...

    Published December 4th 2007 by Routledge