Taylor & Francis India: Civil Wars & Ethnic Conflict

  • Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South: Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities book cover

    Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South

    Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Erin Salahub, Markus Gottsbacher, John de Boer

    While cities often act as the engines of economic growth for developing countries, they are also frequently the site of growing violence, poverty, and inequality. Yet, social theory, largely developed and tested in the Global North, is often inadequate in tackling the realities of life in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Visions of Political Violence book cover

    Visions of Political Violence

    1st Edition

    By Vincenzo Ruggiero

    In this book, Vincenzo Ruggiero offers a typology of different forms of political violence. From systemic and institutional violence, to the behaviour of crowds, to armed conflict and terrorism, Ruggiero draws on a range of perspectives from criminology, social theory, political science, critical…

    Paperback – 2019-08-09
    Routledge

  • Mauritania's Colonels: Political Leadership, Civil-Military Relations and Democratization book cover

    Mauritania's Colonels

    Political Leadership, Civil-Military Relations and Democratization, 1st Edition

    By Boubacar N’Diaye

    This book, the result of more than a decade of research, focuses on the socio-political dynamics and civil-military relations in a little studied country: Mauritania, located in the troubled North-western part of Africa. Boubacar N’Diaye brings into light the political evolution of this country…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • National Liberation Movements as Government in Africa book cover

    National Liberation Movements as Government in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Redie Bereketeab

    Africa is well known for the production of national liberation movements (NLMs), stemming from a history of exploitation, colonisation and slavery. NLMs are generally characterised by a struggle carried out by or in the name of suppressed people for political, social, cultural, economic,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • New Directions in the Sociology of Human Rights book cover

    New Directions in the Sociology of Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Hynes, Michele Lamb, Damien Short, Matthew Waites

    New Directions in the Sociology of Human Rights is a contribution to both sociology and to human rights research, particularly where these are directed towards challenging power relations and inequalities in contemporary societies. It expands and develops the sociology of human rights as a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • Jihadist Insurgent Movements book cover

    Jihadist Insurgent Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul B. Rich, Richard Burchill

    This path-breaking collection of papers examines the phenomenon of jihadist insurgent movements in the Middle East and North, East and West Africa. It argues that military and strategic analysts have paid insufficient attention to the phenomenon of jihadism in insurgent movements, partly due to a…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • Rebel Recruitment and Information Problems book cover

    Rebel Recruitment and Information Problems

    1st Edition

    By Kazuhiro Obayashi

    How do rebel groups decide how to recruit members? To answer this question, Obayashi classifies recruitment techniques of rebel groups into two types, coercion and inducement, and develops a theory of rebel recruitment that simultaneously addresses agency problems inside rebel groups and the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • International Mediation in a Fragile World book cover

    International Mediation in a Fragile World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carment, Evan Hoffman

    Contributions to this volume consider the importance of mediation in violent conflict. Practical and applied, this publication will be of interest to scholars, academics, policymakers and practitioners. It was originally published as a special issue of Canadian Foreign Policy Journal.…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Ethnic Politics and Conflict/Violence: State of the Field and New Directions book cover

    Ethnic Politics and Conflict/Violence

    State of the Field and New Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erika Forsberg, Jóhanna K. Birnir, Christian Davenport

    Ethnicity is one of the most salient and enduring topics of social science, not least with regard to its potential link to political conflict/violence. Despite, or perhaps because of, the concept’s significant use, all too seldom has the field paused to consider the state of our knowledge. For…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Association for the Study of Nationalities

  • The United States and Genocide: (Re)Defining the Relationship book cover

    The United States and Genocide

    (Re)Defining the Relationship, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey S. Bachman

    There exists a dominant narrative that essentially defines the US’ relationship with genocide through what the US has failed to do to stop or prevent genocide, rather than through how its actions have contributed to the commission of genocide. This narrative acts to conceal the true nature of the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • African Peace Militaries: War, Peace and Democratic Governance book cover

    African Peace Militaries

    War, Peace and Democratic Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by David J. Francis

    This book provides a critical understanding of the emerging role of African militaries in peacetime democratic Africa. This book departs from the dominant perspective which simply presents the military as an ‘enemy’ of democracy because of the history and legacy of unending military coup d’états…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • Governing Diasporas in International Relations: The Transnational Politics of Croatia and Former Yugoslavia book cover

    Governing Diasporas in International Relations

    The Transnational Politics of Croatia and Former Yugoslavia, 1st Edition

    By Francesco Ragazzi

    This book analyzes how states extend their sovereignty beyond their territories through the language of diasporas. An increasing number of states are interested in supporting, managing or controlling their populations abroad, something they define as their ‘diaspora’. Yet what does it mean for…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Liberty and Security

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