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  1. A Post-Liberal Peace

    By Oliver Richmond

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book examines how the liberal peace experiment of the post-Cold War environment has failed to connect with its target populations, which have instead set about transforming it according to their own local requirements. Liberal peacebuilding has caused a range of unintended consequences. These...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Routledge

  2. The Ethics of War and Peace

    An Introduction

    By Helen Frowe

    When is it right to go to war? When is a war illegal? What are the rules of engagement? What should happen when a war is over? How should we view terrorism? The Ethics of War and Peace is a fresh and contemporary introduction to one of the oldest but still most relevant ethical debates. It...

    Published June 8th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Transitional Justice, Peace and Accountability

    Outreach and the Role of International Courts after Conflict

    By Jessica Lincoln

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    The book looks at the outreach and communication strategies employed by internationalised courts to try to understand the wider impact of international justice. This book critically examines the role of outreach within international justice focusing specifically on the role of outreach at the...

    Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  4. 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 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Post-Conflict Tajikistan

    The politics of peacebuilding and the emergence of legitimate order

    By John Heathershaw

    Series: Central Asian Studies

    Post-Soviet, post-conflict Tajikistan is an under-studied and poorly understood case in conflict studies literature. Since 2000, this Central Asian state has seen major political violence end, countrywide order emerge and the peace agreement between the parties of the 1990s civil war hold....

    Published March 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Peace Research

    Methods and Challenges

    Edited by Kristine Hoglund, Magnus Oberg

    This textbook provides a comprehensive overview of different methods and sources of information-gathering for peace and conflict students and researchers, as well as the challenges presented by such work. Research on conflict-ridden societies carries special challenges for the collection and...

    Published February 17th 2011 by Routledge

  7. The Political Economy of Peacemaking

    By Achim Wennmann

    Series: Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

    This book focuses on the economic dimensions of peace processes and examines the opportunities and constraints for assisting negotiated exits out of conflict. Various works have addressed the economic characteristics and consequences of armed conflicts over the past two decades, including issues...

    Published January 5th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The Responsibility to Protect

    Norms, Laws and the Use of Force in International Politics

    By Ramesh Thakur

    Series: Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

    This volume is a collection of the key writings of Professor Ramesh Thakur on norms and laws regulating the international use of force. The adoption of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) principle by world leaders assembled at the UN summit in 2005 is widely acknowledged to represent one of the...

    Published December 7th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

    From Words to Deeds

    By Alex J. Bellamy

    Series: Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

    This book provides an in-depth introduction to, and analysis of, the issues relating to the implementation of the recent Responsibility to Protect principle in international relations The Responsibility to Protect (RtoP) has come a long way in a short space of time. It was endorsed by the General...

    Published December 6th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Globalizing Justice for Mass Atrocities

    A Revolution in Accountability

    By Chandra Lekha Sriram

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This major new study examines the developing practice of universal jurisdiction, as well as the broader phenomenon of "globalizing" justice, and its ramifications. With a detailed overview of the contemporary practice of universal jurisdiction, it discerns three trends at work: pure universal...

    Published November 29th 2010 by Routledge