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  1. Civilians and Modern War

    Armed Conflict and the Ideology of Violence

    Edited by Daniel Rothbart, Karina Korostelina, Mohammed Cherkaoui

    Series: War, Conflict and Ethics

    This book explores the issue of civilian devastation in modern warfare, focusing on the complex processes that effectively establish civilians’ identity in times of war. Underpinning the physicality of war’s tumult are structural forces that create landscapes of civilian vulnerability. Such forces...

    Published March 19th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Creativity and Conflict Resolution

    Alternative Pathways to Peace

    By Tatsushi Arai

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book explores how creative ways of resolving social conflicts emerge, evolve, and subsequently come to be accepted or rejected in inter-group relations. Creativity and Conflict Resolution explores a subject with which political communities involved in social conflict have always grappled:...

    Published February 13th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Post-War Security Transitions

    Participatory Peacebuilding after Asymmetric Conflicts

    Edited by Veronique Dudouet, Hans J. Giessmann, Katrin Planta

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book explores the conditions under which non-state armed groups (NSAGs) participate in post-war security and political governance. The text offers a comprehensive approach to post-war security transition processes based on five years of participatory research with local experts and...

    Published January 27th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Governing Ethnic Conflict

    Consociation, Identity and the Price of Peace

    By Andrew Finlay

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book offers an intellectual history of an emerging technology of peace and explains how the liberal state has come to endorse illiberal subjects and practices. The idea that conflicts are problems that have causes and therefore solutions rather than winners and losers has gained momentum since...

    Published December 19th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Peace and Conflict Studies

    A Reader

    Edited by Charles Webel, Jorgen Johansen

    Peace and Conflict Studies: A Reader is a comprehensive and intensive introduction to the key works in this growing field. Presenting a range of theories, methodologies, and approaches to understanding peace and to transforming conflict, this edited volume contains both classic and cutting-edge...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Business, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

    Contributions from the private sector to address violent conflict

    By Derek Sweetman

    Business, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding examines the actions currently being taken by businesses in areas of violent conflict around the world, and explores how they can make a significant contribution to the resolution of violent conflicts through business-based peacebuilding. This book...

    Published November 18th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Reconciling Indonesia

    Grassroots agency for peace

    Edited by Birgit Bräuchler

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations

    Indonesia has been torn by massive internal conflicts over the last decade. The absence of functioning national tools of reconciliation and the often limited success of an internationally established ‘reconciliation toolkit’ of truth commissions and law enforcement, justice and human rights,...

    Published October 12th 2011 by Routledge

  8. European Union Sanctions and Foreign Policy

    When and Why do they Work?

    By Clara Portela

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Sanctions are an important tool within the foreign policy of the European Union, which have until now remained obscure to both scholars and the general public. This book examines sanctions as a political tool of influence and evaluates the efficacy of sanctions imposed by the EU against third...

    Published October 7th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Conflict Management in Divided Societies

    Theories and Practice

    Edited by Stefan Wolff, Christalla Yakinthou

    This exciting and innovative new textbook takes a multi-perspective approach to the study of conflict management in divided societies. Offering a wide range of perspectives from the leading experts in the field, the work explains conflict management from the viewpoint of the political...

    Published September 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  10. Liberal Peace

    Selected Essays

    By Michael W. Doyle

    Comprising essays by Michael W. Doyle, Liberal Peace examines the special significance of liberalism for international relations. The volume begins by outlining the two legacies of liberalism in international relations - how and why liberal states have maintained peace among themselves while at...

    Published August 5th 2011 by Routledge