This volume focuses on the issue of development within the UN peace mission. It examines a number of critical issues relating to the interface between development, relief and peacekeeping, including institutional coordination, the implementation of development in the field, and the contending philosophies that sometimes underpin military and developmental approaches to human security. Not least, it poses the question of how sustainable development fits within the post-conflict space of UN peace missions.
Journal of Peace Research- "The book makes a noteworthy addition to writings on UN conflict resolution, peacekeeping and peace building by exploring the often-neglected nature of development and when and how this feature -as a continuing long-term objective and end in itself - should fit into these processes."
Medicine, Conflict and Survival- " this book is to be recommended as a useful introduction to an important subject