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Routledge Studies in Security and Conflict Management

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This series will publish the best work in the field of security studies and conflict management. In particular, it will promote leading-edge work that straddles the divides between conflict management and security studies, between academics and practitioners, and between disciplines.

23 Series Titles

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Grand Corruption Curbing Kleptocracy Globally

Grand Corruption: Curbing Kleptocracy Globally

1st Edition


Edited By Robert I. Rotberg, Fen Osler Hampson
August 30, 2024

This book examines the nature, causes, and consequences of grand corruption, showing how it can be assessed, measured, and attacked from within and without. The volume brings together in a single, definitive text some of the best analyses on how to measure the costs of grand corruption and dissects...

Negotiation, Identity and Justice Pathways to Agreement

Negotiation, Identity and Justice: Pathways to Agreement

1st Edition

By Daniel Druckman
April 25, 2023

This volume presents contributions made by Daniel Druckman on the topics of negotiation, national identity, and justice. Containing research conducted and published over a half century, the volume is divided into seven thematic parts that cover: the multifaceted career, flexibility in negotiation,...

International Negotiation and Political Narratives A Comparative Study

International Negotiation and Political Narratives: A Comparative Study

1st Edition

Edited By Fen Osler Hampson, Amrita Narlikar
February 15, 2022

This book shows that political narratives can promote or thwart the prospects for international cooperation and are major factors in international negotiation processes in the 21st century. In a world that is experiencing waves of right-wing and left-wing populism, international cooperation has ...

Multiparty Mediation in Violent Conflict Peacemaking Diplomacy in the Tajikistan Civil War

Multiparty Mediation in Violent Conflict: Peacemaking Diplomacy in the Tajikistan Civil War

1st Edition

By Tetsuro Iji
September 18, 2019

This book presents a conceptual and empirical analysis of the UN-led multiparty mediation in the Tajikistan conflict. Multiparty mediation has been a significant research topic of international conflict management since the 1990s, but in-depth case studies on the peacemaking dynamics of violent ...

Conflict and Collaboration For Better or Worse

Conflict and Collaboration: For Better or Worse

1st Edition

Edited By Catherine Gerard, Louis Kriesberg
July 31, 2019

In this volume, scholars from different disciplines join together to examine the overlapping domains of conflict and collaboration studies. It examines the relationships between ideas and practices in the fields of conflict resolution and collaboration from multiple disciplinary perspectives. The ...

International Negotiation and Mediation in Violent Conflict The Changing Context of Peacemaking

International Negotiation and Mediation in Violent Conflict: The Changing Context of Peacemaking

1st Edition

By Chester A. Crocker, Fen Osler Hampson, Pamela Aall
February 15, 2018

This collection of essays situates the study and practice of international mediation and peaceful settlement of disputes within a changing global context. The book is organized around issues of concern to practitioners, including the broader regional, global, and institutional context of mediation...

Understanding Quality Peace Peacebuilding after Civil War

Understanding Quality Peace: Peacebuilding after Civil War

1st Edition

Edited By Madhav Joshi, Peter Wallensteen
February 07, 2018

This book provides an analytical framework for understanding how the concept of quality peace can be used to evaluate post-conflict peacebuilding, using social science, statistics, and case studies. Including contributions from more than 20 researchers and practitioners, it argues that the quality...

Aid, Insurgencies and Conflict Transformation When Greed is Good

Aid, Insurgencies and Conflict Transformation: When Greed is Good

1st Edition

By Rob Kevlihan
June 16, 2017

This book examines the circumstances under which aid can contribute to the management and transformation of intra-state conflicts. How and when do insurgents govern? How does the presence of aid and social services influence how insurgents govern? Under what circumstances can aid contribute to the...

International Multiparty Mediation and Conflict Management Challenges of Cooperation and Coordination

International Multiparty Mediation and Conflict Management: Challenges of Cooperation and Coordination

1st Edition

By Sinisa Vukovic
May 18, 2017

This volume aims to provide a detailed explanation of the effects of cooperation and coordination on international multiparty mediation in conflicts. Contemporary scholarship stresses that the crucial ingredients for a successful multiparty mediation are ‘consistency in interests’ and ‘cooperation...

Conflict Management in International Missions A field guide

Conflict Management in International Missions: A field guide

1st Edition

By Olav Ofstad
March 29, 2017

This book serves primarily as a field guide and curriculum for organisations training personnel for conflict management missions abroad. Currently, a gap exists between practitioners and academia in the field of conflict management and peacebuilding. Few practitioners have studied conflict ...

Mediation of International Conflicts A Rational Model

Mediation of International Conflicts: A Rational Model

1st Edition

By Lesley G. Terris
December 28, 2016

This book examines the use of third-party mediation as a conflict resolution method. In an attempt to explain why some, but not all, conflicts are mediated, this work argues that diverse conflict structures are inherently different in their susceptibility to mediation attempts. By offering a ...

International Mediation Bias and Peacemaking Taking Sides in Civil Wars

International Mediation Bias and Peacemaking: Taking Sides in Civil Wars

1st Edition

By Isak Svensson
July 27, 2016

This book examines the effect of biased and neutral mediators in civil wars. Based on analysis of both global data and case studies of contemporary peace processes, including India and Norway in Sri Lanka, China in Cambodia, US in Israel/Palestine, and Russia in Georgia, the book makes two main ...

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