Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Peace Studies Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 176 new and published books in the subject of Peace Studies — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 4

  1. Human Rights Education and Peacebuilding

    A comparative study

    By Tracey Holland, J. Paul Martin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book assesses the role of human rights education (HRE) in the peacebuilding field. Today, most governments, international organisations and non-governmental organisations recognise the importance of human rights in peace- and democracy-building activities in post-conflict regions. However,...

    Published January 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The EU and Effective Multilateralism

    Internal and external reform practices

    Edited by Edith Drieskens, Louise G. van Schaik

    Series: Routledge Studies in European Security and Strategy

    This book investigates the extent to which the EU has defined and operationalised the notion of effective multilateralism. Reform has dominated the agenda of the EU in recent years with the adoption and implementation of the Lisbon Treaty. However, various international organisations have also...

    Published January 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Critical Issues in Peace and Education

    Edited by Peter Pericles Trifonas, Bryan Wright

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This collection asks theorists and educational practitioners from around the world influenced by the schools of feminist pedagogy, critical pedagogy, anti-racist or postcolonial pedagogy, and gay and lesbian pedagogy to reflect upon the possibilities of articulating a "curriculum of difference"...

    Published January 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The European Union and Occupied Palestinian Territories

    State-building without a state

    By Dimitris Bouris

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book analyses the present European Union (EU) approach to state-building, both in policy and operation. It offers a review of the literature on peace-building, EU state-building and conflict resolution, before examining in detail the EU’s role as a state-builder in the case of the Occupied...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Transitional Justice and Peacebuilding on the Ground

    Victims and ex-combatants

    Edited by Chandra Sriram, Garcia-Godos Jemima, Johanna Herman, Olga Martin-Ortega

    Series: Law, Conflict and International Relations

    This book seeks to refine our understanding of transitional justice and peacebuilding, and long-term security and reintegration challenges after violent conflicts. As recent events following political change during the so-called 'Arab Spring' demonstrate, demands for accountability often follow or...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Semantics of Statebuilding

    Language, meanings and sovereignty

    Edited by Nicolas Lemay-Hébert, Nicholas Onuf, Vojin Rakić, Petar Bojanić

    Series: Routledge Studies in Intervention and Statebuilding

    This volume examines international statebuilding in terms of language and meanings, rather than focusing narrowly on current policy practices. After two decades of evolution towards more ‘integrated,’ ‘multi-faceted’ or, simply stated, more intrusive statebuilding and peacebuilding operations, a...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Controlling Small Arms

    Consolidation, innovation and relevance in research and policy

    Edited by Peter Batchelor, Kai Michael Kenkel

    Series: Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

    This edited volume takes stock of the state of research and policy on the issue of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW), ten years after the UN first agreed to deal with the problem. The end of the Cold War originated a series of phenomena that would subsequently come to dominate the political...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Peacebuilding and Local Ownership

    Post-Conflict Consensus-Building

    By Timothy Donais

    Series: Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

    This book explores the meaning of local ownership in peacebuilding and examines the ways in which it has been, and could be, operationalized in post-conflict environments. In the context of post-conflict peacebuilding, the idea of local ownership is based upon the premise that no peace process is...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Reconciliation and Pedagogy

    Edited by Pal Ahluwalia, Stephen Atkinson, Peter Bishop, Pam Christie, Robert Hattam, Julie Matthews

    Series: Postcolonial Politics

    Reconciliation is one of the most significant contemporary challenges in the world today. In this innovative new volume, educational academics and practitioners across a range of cultural and political contexts examine the links between reconciliation and critical pedagogy, putting forward the...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Violent Conflict and Peacebuilding

    The Continuing Crisis in Darfur

    By Johan Brosché, Daniel Rothbart

    Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

    This book examines the continuing devastation in the Darfur region of Sudan, from the perspective of a multiplicity of conflicts of distinct types. The crisis reached its peak in 2003–2004, when certain Arab militias joined forces with the Sudan armed forces in a campaign against insurgent...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge