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  • Rethinking the Security-Development Nexus

    Organised Crime in Post-Conflict States

    By Sasha Jesperson

    This book critically examines the security-development nexus through an analysis of organised crime responses in post-conflict states. As the trend has evolved, the security-development nexus has received significant attention from policymakers as a new means to address security threats.…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Development

  • Torture and Peacebuilding in Indonesia

    By Budi Hernawan

    This book analyses state-sponsored torture and peacebuilding in Indonesia. It focuses on the case study of Papua, which provides a thought-provoking example of the intricacy and complexity of building peace amidst enduring conflict and violence. The author examines complex power relations that have…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • UN Peace Operations

    Lessons from Haiti, 1994-2016

    By Eirin Mobekk

    This book assesses the UN peace operations in Haiti and establishes what lessons should be taken into account for future operations elsewhere. Specifically, the book examines the UN’s approaches to security and stability, demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR), police, justice and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29 
    Routledge
    Cass Series on Peacekeeping

  • Security Sector Reform in Conflict-Affected Countries

    The Evolution of a Model

    By Mark Sedra

    This book examines the evolution, impact, and future prospects of the Security Sector Reform (SSR) model in conflict-affected countries in the context of the wider debate over the liberal peace project. Since its emergence as a concept in the late 1990s, SSR has represented a paradigm shift in…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Development

  • Ceasefire Agreements and Peace Processes

    A Comparative Study

    By Malin Akebo

    This book analyses and compares ceasefire agreements as part of peace processes in intrastate armed conflicts. Research repeatedly underscores the importance of ceasefire agreements in peace processes but suggests that they can influence such processes in fundamentally different ways. However,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • Political and Humanitarian Responses to Syrian Displacement

    By Sarah Deardorff Miller

    This book examines Syrian displacement since the start of the 2011 conflict. It considers how neighboring refugee-hosting states--namely Jordan, Turkey and Lebanon--have responded to Syrian refugees, as well as how the international humanitarian community has assisted and protected refugees and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge

  • UN Peace Operations and International Policing

    Negotiating Complexity, Assessing Impact and Learning to Learn

    By Charles T. Hunt

     This book addresses the important question of how the United Nations (UN) should monitor and evaluate the impact of police in its peace operations. UN peace operations are a vital component of international conflict management. Since the end of the Cold War one of the foremost developments…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • Analytical Peace Economics

    The illusion of war for peace

    By Partha Gangopadhyay, Nasser Elkanj

    The Middle East is at an unprecedented crossroads between the established Euro-centric system and the emerging Asian powerhouses like India and China. Their economies, policies and social structures are a half-way-house between these two dominant groups and are an important case study to examine in…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

  • Peace Journalism Principles and Practices

    Responsibly Reporting Conflicts, Reconciliation, and Solutions

    By Steven Youngblood

    Long-time peace journalist Steven Youngblood presents the foundations of peace journalism in this exciting new textbook, offering readers the methods, approaches, and concepts required to use journalism as a tool for peace, reconciliation, and development. Guidance is offered on framing stories,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-27 
    Routledge

  • Institutional Reforms and Peacebuilding

    Change, Path-Dependency and Societal Divisions in Post-War Communities

    Edited by Nadine Ansorg, Sabine Kurtenbach

    This book deals with the question how institutional reform can contribute to peacebuilding in post-war and divided societies. In the context of armed conflict and widespread violence, two important questions shape political agendas inside and outside the affected societies: How can we stop the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-12 
    Routledge
    Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

  • Origins of the Warfare State

    World War II and the Transformation of American Politics

    By Carl Boggs

    The post-World War II emergence of a full-blown state of perpetual war is arguably the most important feature of contemporary American politics. This book examines the "warfare state" in terms of a broad ensemble of structures, policies, and ideologies: permanent war economy, national…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Migration and Security in the Global Age

    Diaspora Communities and Conflict

    By Feargal Cochrane

    This book is an interdisciplinary examination of several interconnecting aspects of migrant communities in the context of contemporary conflict and security. The book illustrates that within this globalised world, migrants have become key actors, living in the spaces between states, as well as…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

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