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  1. Negotiation and Conflict Management

    Essays on Theory and Practice

    By I. William Zartman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

    This book presents a series of essays by I. William Zartman outlining the evolution of the key concepts required for the study of negotiation and conflict management, such as formula, ripeness, pre-negotiation, mediation, power, process, intractability, escalation, and order. Responding to a lack...

    Published March 1st 2009 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of Protection

    Sites of Insecurity and Political Agency

    Edited by Jef Huysmans, Andrew Dobson, Raia Prokhovnik

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This new book shows how from the end of the Cold War, the security agenda has been transformed and redefined, academically and politically. It focuses on the theme of protection. It moves away from the dominant question of whom or what is threatening to the crucial questions of who is to...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  3. From Nation-Building to State-Building

    Edited by Mark T Berger

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    This book examines the history of nation-building during the era of decolonization and the Cold War, and on the more recent post-Cold War and post-9/11 pursuit of nation-building in what have become known as ‘collapsed’ or ‘failed’ states. In the post-Cold War and post-9/11 era nation-building,...

    Published February 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  4. Peace Operations and Human Rights

    Edited by Ray Murphy, Katarina Mansson

    The protection and promotion of human rights is an integral part of contemporary international peacekeeping operations. It is also a controversial aspect of peace operations at both an institutional and operational level. By bringing together a wide range of practitioners and academic scholars,...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Conflict Prevention and Peace-building in Post-War Societies

    Sustaining the Peace

    Edited by T. David Mason, James D. Meernik

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This volume provides an overview of the costs, benefits, consequences, and prospects for rebuilding nations emerging from violent conflict. The rationale for this comes from the growing realization that, in the post-Cold War era and in the aftermath of 9/11, our understanding of conflict and...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Peacekeeping Intelligence

    New Players, Extended Boundaries

    Edited by David Carment, Martin Rudner

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This is a new evaluation of the role, dynamics and challenges of intelligence in peacekeeping activities and its place in a much wider social, economic and political context. It assesses the role of coalition forces, law enforcement agencies, development institutions, and non-governmental...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Protest, Repression and Political Regimes

    An Empirical Analysis of Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa

    By Sabine C. Carey

    Series: Security and Governance

    This volume investigates the relationship between protest, repression and political regimes in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa. Considering how different political regimes use repression and respond to popular protest, this book analyzes the relationship between protest and repression in...

    Published December 15th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Small Arms and Security

    New Emerging International Norms

    By Denise Garcia

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book examines the emergence of new international norms to govern the spread of small arms, and the extent to which these norms have been established in the policies and practices of states, regions and international organizations. It also attempts to establish criteria for assessing norm...

    Published November 14th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Human Security in East Asia

    Challenges for Collaborative Action

    Edited by Sorpong Peou

    Series: Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

    Since the end of the Cold War the number of interstate wars has remained relatively low, although whilst states may be more secure than ever this does not mean that individual human beings are too. This has led to a growing recognition of the importance of human security, in contrast to the...

    Published November 9th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Capitalism, Democracy and the Prevention of War and Poverty

    Edited by Peter Graeff, Guido Mehlkop

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    For a very large part of the world’s population, poverty and war are still part of everyday life. Drawing on insights from several disciplines, this book attempts to find scientific answers to explain the relationship between conflict and poverty. This interdisciplinary volume brings together a...

    Published November 2nd 2008 by Routledge