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  • Pacifism?s Appeal

    Pacifism?s Appeal

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030134266

    This volume examines the possibility – or need – of a revitalization of pacifism as a world-political practice. It takes as its point of departure the observation that although ‘just war thinking’ has long been dominant in We…

  • Pacifism?s Appeal

    Pacifism?s Appeal

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030134297

    This volume examines the possibility – or need – of a revitalization of pacifism as a world-political practice. It takes as its point of departure the observation that although ‘just war thinking’ has long been dominant in We…

  • Aesthetics and World Politics

    Aesthetics and World Politics
    av R. Bleiker

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230390638

    This book presents one of the first systematic assessments of aesthetic insights into world politics. It examines the nature of aesthetic approaches and outlines how they differ from traditional analysis of politics. The book explores the potential…

  • Aesthetics and World Politics

    Aesthetics and World Politics
    av R. Bleiker

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403989765

    This book presents one of the first systematic assessments of aesthetic insights into world politics. It examines the nature of aesthetic approaches and outlines how they differ from traditional analysis of politics. The book explores the potential…

  • Peace Photography

    Peace Photography
    av Frank Moeller

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030032210

    This study thinks with photography about peace. It asks how photography can represent peace, and how such representation can contribute to peace. The book offers an original critique of the almost exclusive focus on violence in recent work on visual…

  • War and Peace in Islam

    War and Peace in Islam
    av SM Farid Mirbagheri

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230220614

    Mirbagheri traces the revival of Islamic/ist movements, and embarks on a theoretical study of some of the fundamental concepts in Islam and International Relations such as the self, Jihad, peace and universalism. Contemporary cases of conflict in th…

  • Local Agency and Peacebuilding

    Local Agency and Peacebuilding
    av S. Kappler

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137307187

    Investigating local responses to EU peacebuilding, this book develops a relational and spatial concept of agency, helping to understand the processes in which peacebuilding actors engage and interact with one another. The focus on cultural actors re…

  • Hybrid Forms of Peace

    Hybrid Forms of Peace
    av Oliver P. Richmond

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137572417

    This book examines the role of everyday action in accepting, resisting and reshaping interventions, and the unique forms of peace that emerge from the interactions between local and international actors. Building on critiques of liberal peace-buildi…

  • Hybrid Forms of Peace

    Hybrid Forms of Peace
    av Oliver P. Richmond

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349328215

    This book examines the role of everyday action in accepting, resisting and reshaping interventions, and the unique forms of peace that emerge from the interactions between local and international actors. Building on critiques of liberal peace-buildi…

  • Conflict Transformation and Social Change in Uganda

    Conflict Transformation and Social Change in Uganda
    av Susanne Buckley-Zistel

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349359301

    Drawing on the concept of hermeneutics the book argues that the successes and setbacks of conflict transformation in Teso can be understood through analyzing the impact of memory, identity, closure and power on social change and calls for a comprehe…

  • Commemoration as Conflict

    Commemoration as Conflict
    av S. McDowell

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349324194

    McDowell and Braniff explore the relationship between commemoration and conflict in societies which have engaged in peace processes, attempting to unpack the ways in which the practices of memory and commemoration influence efforts to bring armed co…

  • Aesthetics and World Politics

    Aesthetics and World Politics
    av R. Bleiker

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349542260

    This book presents one of the first systematic assessments of aesthetic insights into world politics. It examines the nature of aesthetic approaches and outlines how they differ from traditional analysis of politics. The book explores the potential…

  • Practicing Post-Liberal Peacebuilding

    Practicing Post-Liberal Peacebuilding
    av Julian Graef

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137491039

    Practicing Post-Liberal Peacebuilding engages with one of the central debates in Peace and Conflict Studies and International Relations. The book's innovation lies in the introduction and application of 'practice theory' to develop a critical method…

  • The Cultural Dimension of Peace

    The Cultural Dimension of Peace
    av Birgit Brauchler

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137504340

    This study outlines the emerging cultural turn in Peace Studies and provides a critical understanding of the cultural dimension of reconciliation. Taking an anthropological view on decentralization and peacebuilding in Indonesia, it sets new standar…

  • Forces for Good?

    Forces for Good?
    av C. Duncanson

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230282261

    This book utilises the growing phenomenon of British soldier narratives from Iraq and Afghanistan to explore how British soldiers make sense of their role on these complex, multi-dimensional operations. It aims to intervene in the debates within cri…

  • War and the Transformation of Global Politics

    War and the Transformation of Global Politics
    av V. Jabri

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230006577

    Drawing on critical social and political thought, the book explores the implications, arguing that late modern wars wars, often referred to as 'liberal', may be interpreted as perpetuating forms of exclusion and domination that render war a tool of…

  • War and the Transformation of Global Politics

    War and the Transformation of Global Politics
    av V. Jabri

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230251816

    Drawing on critical social and political thought, the book explores the implications, arguing that late modern wars wars, often referred to as 'liberal', may be interpreted as perpetuating forms of exclusion and domination that render war a tool of…

  • Beyond Peacebuilding

    Beyond Peacebuilding
    av Roberta Holanda Maschietto

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349949502

    This book uses the concept of empowerment as a means to understand peacebuilding in Mozambique. In order to do this, it first traces the different discourses on ‘empowerment’ and proposes an analytical framework based on multiple level…

  • Ethnographic Peace Research

    Ethnographic Peace Research

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319880556

    This volume calls for an empirical extension of the “local turn” within peace research. Building on insights from conflict transformation, gender studies, critical International Relations and Anthropology, the contributions critique exis…

  • Shaping Peace in Kosovo

    Shaping Peace in Kosovo
    av Gezim Visoka

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319510002

    This book explores the prospects and limits of international intervention in building peace and creating a new state in an ethnically divided society and fragmented international order. The book offers a critical account of the international mission…

  • The Cultural Dimension of Peace

    The Cultural Dimension of Peace
    av Birgit Brauchler

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349574759

    This study outlines the emerging cultural turn in Peace Studies and provides a critical understanding of the cultural dimension of reconciliation. Taking an anthropological view on decentralization and peacebuilding in Indonesia, it sets new standar…

  • Rethinking the Roots of Terrorism

    Rethinking the Roots of Terrorism
    av J. Franks

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349541256

    Rethinking the Roots of Terrorism seeks to explain why terrorism occurs. This study provides a comprehensive interdisciplinary survey that investigates the motivations, reasons and causes of terrorism at all levels in society, and more specifically…

  • Rethinking the Roots of Terrorism

    Rethinking the Roots of Terrorism
    av J. Franks

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137572264

    Rethinking the Roots of Terrorism seeks to explain why terrorism occurs. This study provides a comprehensive interdisciplinary survey that investigates the motivations, reasons and causes of terrorism at all levels in society, and more specifically…

  • Local Ownership in Asian Peacebuilding

    Local Ownership in Asian Peacebuilding
    av SungYong Lee

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319986104

    This book examines how local agencies in Cambodia and Mindanao (the Philippines) have developed their own models of peacebuilding under the strong influence and advocacy of external intervention. It identifies four distinct patterns in the developme…

  • Humanitarian Intervention and Safety Zones

    Humanitarian Intervention and Safety Zones
    av C. McQueen

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349525140

    Neither willing to engage in a meaningful way to save targeted civilians in Iraq, Bosnia and Rwanda nor to stand entirely aside as massive violations of humanitarian law occurred, states embraced safety zones as a means to 'do something' whilst avoi…

  • Theatre for Peacebuilding

    Theatre for Peacebuilding
    av Nilanjana Premaratna

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030093099

    This book contributes to key debates in peacebuilding by exploring the role of theatre and art in general. Premaratna argues that the dialogical and multi-voiced nature of theatre is particularly suited to assisting societies coming to terms with co…

  • Building States, Building Peace

    Building States, Building Peace
    av A. Sanchez-Cacicedo

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137274151

    Sánchez-Cacicedo provides a critique of liberal peacebuilding approaches and of international interventions in statebuilding processes, questioning how 'global' these initiatives are, using case studies from the Asian region including Sri Lanka and…

  • Identity, Trust, and Reconciliation in East Asia

    Identity, Trust, and Reconciliation in East Asia

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319548968

    This edited collection explores how East Asia’s painful history continues to haunt the relationships between its countries and peoples. Through a largely social-psychological and constructivist lens, the authors examine the ways in which histo…

  • Peacebuilding and the Arts

    Peacebuilding and the Arts

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030178741

    "Ending violent conflict requires societies to take leaps of political imagination. Artistic communities are often uniquely placed to help promote new thinking by enabling people to see things differently. In place of conflict’s binary divisio…

  • Peacebuilding and the Arts

    Peacebuilding and the Arts

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030178772

    "Ending violent conflict requires societies to take leaps of political imagination. Artistic communities are often uniquely placed to help promote new thinking by enabling people to see things differently. In place of conflict’s binary divisio…

  • Post-War Statebuilding and Constitutional Reform

    Post-War Statebuilding and Constitutional Reform
    av Sofia Sebastian-Aparicio

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349463589

    Sebastián explores the experience of statebuilding and constitution making after violent conflict, using the failed reform of Dayton in Bosnia and Herzegovina as a case study to reflect upon the fundamental questions of post-war statebuilding, refor…

  • Movement as Conflict Transformation

    Movement as Conflict Transformation
    av Susan Forde

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319926599

    This book presents narratives of the social use of space in the divided city of Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Through the narratives of movement in the city, the work demonstrates how residents engage informally with conflict transformation through ne…

  • Ethnographic Peace Research

    Ethnographic Peace Research

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319655628

    This volume calls for an empirical extension of the “local turn” within peace research. Building on insights from conflict transformation, gender studies, critical International Relations and Anthropology, the contributions critique exis…

  • The African Union's Role in Peacekeeping

    The African Union's Role in Peacekeeping
    av Isiaka Badmus

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137426604

    This study examines the African Union's peacekeeping role in managing African conflicts. Based on a qualitative research methodology, it analyses AU peace operations in Burundi and Somalia, and hybrid peacekeeping in Darfur, in order to identify the…

  • Corporeal Peacebuilding

    Corporeal Peacebuilding
    av Tarja Vayrynen

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319972589

    This book demonstrates how peace is an event that comes into being in mundane and corporeal encounters. The book brings living and experiencing, sentient body to Peace and Conflict Studies and examines war and peace as socio-political institutions t…

  • Privatizing the Democratic Peace

    Privatizing the Democratic Peace
    av H. Carey

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137572158

    With inevitable major economic and political transformations ahead, NGOs need to acknowledge and manage their policy dilemmas so that they can anticipate the many inevitable problems that consistently arise in attempting to avoid the return of war b…

  • Privatizing the Democratic Peace

    Privatizing the Democratic Peace
    av H. Carey

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349545865

    With inevitable major economic and political transformations ahead, NGOs need to acknowledge and manage their policy dilemmas so that they can anticipate the many inevitable problems that consistently arise in attempting to avoid the return of war b…

  • Visual Peace

    Visual Peace
    av Frank Moeller

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349437498

    This book introduces a new research agenda for visual peace research, providing a political analysis of the relationship between visual representations and the politics of violence nationally and internationally. Using a range of genres, from photog…

  • The Transformation of Peace

    The Transformation of Peace
    av O. Richmond

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403921093

    This book examines the transformation of the discourse and praxis of peace, from its early beginnings in the literature on war and power, to the development of intellectual and theoretical discourses of peace, contrasting this with the development o…

  • Contesting Peace in the Postwar City

    Contesting Peace in the Postwar City
    av Ivan Gusic

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030280901

    “Contesting Peace in the Postwar City is key reading for urban and peace and conflict scholars. In this impressive and meticulously researched book, Gusic reflects on the ways in which divisions are routinised in the everyday landscape of divi…

  • Contesting Peace in the Postwar City

    Contesting Peace in the Postwar City
    av Ivan Gusic

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030280932

    “Contesting Peace in the Postwar City is key reading for urban and peace and conflict scholars. In this impressive and meticulously researched book, Gusic reflects on the ways in which divisions are routinised in the everyday landscape of divi…

  • Commemoration as Conflict

    Commemoration as Conflict
    av S. McDowell

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230273757

    McDowell and Braniff explore the relationship between commemoration and conflict in societies which have engaged in peace processes, attempting to unpack the ways in which the practices of memory and commemoration influence efforts to bring armed co…

  • The African Union's Role in Peacekeeping

    The African Union's Role in Peacekeeping
    av Isiaka Badmus

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349490875

    This study examines the African Union's peacekeeping role in managing African conflicts. Based on a qualitative research methodology, it analyses AU peace operations in Burundi and Somalia, and hybrid peacekeeping in Darfur, in order to identify the…

  • Political Symbols and National Identity in Timor-Leste

    Political Symbols and National Identity in Timor-Leste
    av Catherine E. Arthur

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030075293

    This book explores how national identity has been negotiated and (re)imagined through the political symbols that embody it in post-conflict Timor-Leste. It develops a Modernist approach to nations and nationalism by incorporating Bourdieusian theori…

  • International Democracy Assistance for Peacebuilding

    International Democracy Assistance for Peacebuilding
    av Sorpong Peou

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349356249

    This book explains why international donors may succeed in putting war-torn countries on the path of democratic transition and negative peace, but fail to consolidate the gains they make. Critical of neo-institutionalism, but sympathetic to historic…

  • Gendered Agency in War and Peace

    Gendered Agency in War and Peace
    av Maria O'Reilly

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781352001440

    This book examines how gendered agency emerges in peacebuilding contexts. It develops a feminist critique of the international peacebuilding interventions, through a study of transitional justice policies and practices implemented in Bosnia & Herzeg…

  • Non-Nuclear Peace

    Non-Nuclear Peace

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030266875

    This volume examines the possibility of a world without nuclear weapons. It starts from the observation that, although nuclear deterrence has long been dominant in debates about war and peace, recent events show that ridicule and stigmatization of n…

  • Non-Nuclear Peace

    Non-Nuclear Peace

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030266905

    This volume examines the possibility of a world without nuclear weapons. It starts from the observation that, although nuclear deterrence has long been dominant in debates about war and peace, recent events show that ridicule and stigmatization of n…

  • Ethnic Cleansing and the European Union

    Ethnic Cleansing and the European Union
    av L. Tesser

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349456147

    This book offers the first multi-case analysis of the politics of ethnic remixing in an expanding EU, including studies on Central Europe, the Balkans and Cyprus. Tesser explains the politics of minority return in a post-national Europe, with partic…

  • Humanitarian Intervention and Safety Zones

    Humanitarian Intervention and Safety Zones
    av C. McQueen

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403948755

    Neither willing to engage in a meaningful way to save targeted civilians in Iraq, Bosnia and Rwanda nor to stand entirely aside as massive violations of humanitarian law occurred, states embraced safety zones as a means to 'do something' whilst avoi…

  • The Korean Peace Process and Civil Society

    The Korean Peace Process and Civil Society
    av Dong Jin Kim

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319970998

    “This is a must-read book for anyone searching for insight into the peace process of the divided Korean peninsula. As a peace researcher and activist, the author highlights the role of civil society in making peacebuilding possible and sustain…

  • Peace and Resistance in Youth Cultures

    Peace and Resistance in Youth Cultures
    av Siobhan McEvoy-Levy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137498700

    This book offers a rationale for and ways of reading popular culture for peace. It argues that we can improve peacebuilding theory and practice through examining popular culture’s youth revolutionaries and their outcomes - from their digital a…

  • World Society and the Middle East

    World Society and the Middle East
    av S. Stetter

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349544769

    Offers a novel cross-disciplinary theoretical perspective on conflict and conflict transformation in world society, and integrates the study of conflicts in the Middle East region into a modern systems theoretical framework.

  • Peacebuilding

    Peacebuilding
    av David Chandler

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319503219

    This book is the first to chart the rise and fall of peacebuilding. Charting its beginnings, as an ad-hoc extension of peacekeeping responsibilities, and formalisation, as a UN-supported international project of building liberal states. Twenty years…

  • Cultural Encounters and Emergent Practices in Conflict Resolution Capacity-Building

    Cultural Encounters and Emergent Practices in Conflict Resolution Capacity-Building

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319711010

    “Undoubtedly the most comprehensive analysis of the role of culture and emergent practices in capacity building currently at hand. d’Estrée and Parsons have produced a commendable amalgamation and scrutiny of local, cultural, and Indigen…

  • Privatizing the Democratic Peace

    Privatizing the Democratic Peace
    av H. Carey

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403996886

    With inevitable major economic and political transformations ahead, NGOs need to acknowledge and manage their policy dilemmas so that they can anticipate the many inevitable problems that consistently arise in attempting to avoid the return of war b…

  • The Politics of Civil-Military Cooperation

    The Politics of Civil-Military Cooperation
    av C. Ankersen

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137003348

    Ankersen examines Canada's civil-military cooperation efforts in Kosovo, Bosnia, and Afghanistan through the lens of Clausewitz's 'Remarkable Trinity'. The book reveals how military action is the product of influences from the government, the armed…

  • International Democracy Assistance for Peacebuilding

    International Democracy Assistance for Peacebuilding
    av Sorpong Peou

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230521377

    This book explains why international donors may succeed in putting war-torn countries on the path of democratic transition and negative peace, but fail to consolidate the gains they make. Critical of neo-institutionalism, but sympathetic to historic…

  • International Peacebuilding and Local Resistance

    International Peacebuilding and Local Resistance
    av Roger Mac Ginty

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349324217

    Using the case studies of Afghanistan, Iraq, Bosnia, Lebanon and Northern Ireland this book dissects internationally-supported peace interventions. Looking at issues of security, statebuilding, civil society and economic and constitutional reform, i…

  • International Peacebuilding and Local Resistance

    International Peacebuilding and Local Resistance
    av Roger Mac Ginty

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137572042

    Using the case studies of Afghanistan, Iraq, Bosnia, Lebanon and Northern Ireland this book dissects internationally-supported peace interventions. Looking at issues of security, statebuilding, civil society and economic and constitutional reform, i…