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  1. Handbook of Conflict Analysis and Resolution

    Edited by Dennis J.D. Sandole, Sean Byrne, Ingrid Sandole-Staroste, Jessica Senehi

    This major Handbook comprises cutting-edge essays from leading scholars in the field of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (CAR). The volume provides a comprehensive overview of the core concepts, theories, approaches, processes, and intervention designs in the field. The central theme is the value...

    Published October 29th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Experiencing War

    Edited by Christine Sylvester

    Series: War, Politics and Experience

    This edited collection explores aspects of contemporary war that affect average people –physically, emotionally, and ethically through activities ranging from combat to television viewing. The aim of this work is to supplement the usual emphasis on strategic and national issues of war in the...

    Published October 13th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Peacebuilding and Rule of Law in Africa

    Just Peace?

    Edited by Chandra Lekha Sriram, Olga Martin-Ortega, Johanna Herman

    Series: Security and Governance

    The promotion of the rule of law has become an increasingly important element of peacekeeping and peacebuilding operations, particularly in Africa, where there have been numerous internal armed conflicts and missions over the last decade. This book explores the expanding international efforts to...

    Published September 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  4. Unspeakable Truths

    Transitional Justice and the Challenge of Truth Commissions, 2nd Edition

    By Priscilla B. Hayner

    In a sweeping review of forty truth commissions, Priscilla Hayner delivers a definitive exploration of the global experience in official truth-seeking after widespread atrocities. When Unspeakable Truths was first published in 2001, it quickly became a classic, helping to define the field of truth...

    Published August 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  5. War, Peace and Hegemony in a Globalized World

    The Changing Balance of Power in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Chandra Chari

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This book focuses on how the US could adapt its foreign policy initiatives to fit in with the growing aspirations of a multipolar world for a more balanced international order. Written by leading scholars, such as Joseph Nye, Eric Hobsbawm and Akira Iriye, the volume examines if the absence of a...

    Published August 15th 2010 by Routledge

  6. International Statebuilding

    The Rise of Post-Liberal Governance

    By David Chandler

    Series: Critical Issues in Global Politics

    This concise and accessible new text offers original and insightful analysis of the policy paradigm informing international statebuilding interventions. The book covers the theoretical frameworks and practices of international statebuilding, the debates they have triggered, and the way that...

    Published August 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Social Capital and Peace-Building

    Creating and Resolving Conflict with Trust and Social Networks

    Edited by Michaelene Cox

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This new edited collection illustrates the paradoxical power of social capital in creating and resolving conflict. This is the first book to bring the two faces of social capital together in a single volume, and includes previously unpublished case studies, statistical analyses, and theoretical...

    Published June 30th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Climate Change and Armed Conflict

    Hot and Cold Wars

    By James R. Lee

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book examines the evolution of the relationship between climate change and conflict, and attempts to visualize future trends. Owing to the accumulation of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, current trends in climate change will not appreciably alter over the next half century even if drastic...

    Published May 19th 2010 by Routledge

  9. International Conflict Mediation

    New Approaches and Findings

    Edited by Jacob Bercovitch, Scott Sigmund Gartner

    Series: Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

    This book examines how new empirical approaches to mediation can shed fresh light on the effectiveness of different patterns of conflict management, and offers guidelines on the process of international mediation. International conflict mediation has become one of, if not the most prominent and...

    Published February 24th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Transforming Violent Conflict

    Radical Disagreement, Dialogue and Survival

    By Oliver Ramsbotham

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book investigates intractable conflicts and their main verbal manifestation - radical disagreement – and explores what can be done when conflict resolution fails. The book identifies agonistic dialogue - dialogue between enemies - as the key to linguistic intractability. It suggests how...

    Published January 21st 2010 by Routledge