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  1. Peace in International Relations

    By Oliver Richmond

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book examines the way in which peace is conceptualized in IR theory, a topic which has until now been largely overlooked. The volume explores the way peace has been implicitly conceptualized within the different strands of IR theory, and in the policy world as exemplified through practices in...

    Published May 7th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Security and Development

    Investing in Peace and Prosperity

    Edited by Robert Picciotto, Rachel Weaving

    The new contributions in this book, by acknowledged leaders in the field, examine the delivery of effective aid under fire, and securing the peace in environments where governance is fragile. They bridge the cultural divide between the security and development professions at a time of...

    Published December 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  3. Rethinking Gandhi and Nonviolent Relationality

    Global Perspectives

    Edited by Debjani Ganguly, John Docker

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book presents a rethinking of the world legacy of Mahatma Gandhi in this era of unspeakable global violence. Through interdisciplinary research, key Gandhian concepts are revisited by tracing their genealogies in multiple histories of world contact and by foregrounding their relevance to...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Reconstructing Post-Saddam Iraq

    By Sultan Barakat

    Previously published as a special issue of Third World Quarterly, this volume seeks to analyze to what extent the controversial US policy of democratizing the Middle East with pre-emptive invasions was justified or effective. Post 9/11 the US developed a policy of War on Terror, taking the...

    Published December 14th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Handbook of Restorative Justice

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by Dennis Sullivan, Larry Tifft

    The Handbook of Restorative Justice is a collection of original, cutting-edge essays that offer an insightful and critical assessment of the theory, principles and practices of restorative justice around the globe. This much-awaited volume is a response to the cry of students, scholars and...

    Published December 12th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Governance in Post-Conflict Societies

    Rebuilding Fragile States

    Edited by Derick W. Brinkerhoff

    Foreword Frederick D. Barton Preface Derick W. Brinkerhoff 1. Governance Challenges in Fragile States: Re-Establishing Security, Rebuilding Effectiveness, and Reconstituting Legitimacy Derick W. Brinkerhoff Part 1. Governance and Post-conflict: Perspectives on Core Issues 2....

    Published November 7th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Balkans in the New Millennium

    In the Shadow of War and Peace

    By Tom Gallagher

    Can the Balkans ever become a peaceful peninsula like that of Scandinavia? With enlightened backing, can it ever make common cause with the rest of Europe rather than being an arena of periodic conflicts, political misrule, and economic misery? In the last years of the twentieth century, Western...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  8. Internationalized State-Building after Violent Conflict

    Bosnia Ten Years after Dayton

    Edited by Marc Weller, Stefan Wolff

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    Previously published as a special issue of Ethnopolitics, this volume analyzes various dimensions of the internationalized state-building process in Bosnia and Herzegovina since 1995. In December 1995, the Dayton Agreements ended the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina and established a fragile peace...

    Published August 29th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Conflict and Violence

    Theoretical and Interdisciplinary Approaches

    By Tim Jacoby

    This book examines and interprets a wide range of approaches to the causes of violence and conflict. The causes of violence and conflict are often left untheorized, or they are discussed as an existent problem assumed to be an inevitable part of human interaction. Adopting an accessible approach,...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Global Security and the War on Terror

    Elite Power and the Illusion of Control

    By Paul Rogers

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    As the ‘War on Terror’ evolves into the ‘Long War’ against Islamo-fascism, it demands an enduring commitment to ensuring the security of the United States and its allies. This policy is based on the requirement to maintain control in a fractured and unpredictable global environment, while paying...

    Published June 27th 2007 by Routledge