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  1. 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

  2. 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 4th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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 18th 2011 by Routledge

  4. 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 6th 2011 by Routledge

  5. 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 8th 2010 by Routledge

  6. 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 7th 2010 by Routledge

  7. 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 30th 2010 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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