Cass Series on Peacekeeping

Series Editor: Michael Pugh

This series examines all aspects of peacekeeping, from the political, operational and legal dimensions to the developmental and humanitarian issues that must be dealt with by all those involved with peacekeeping in the world today.

  • UN Peace Operations and Post-Conflict Reconstruction

    Learning Lessons From Haiti

    By Eirin Mobekk

    This book looks at UN Peace Operations in Haiti and why they went so dramatically wrong first time around, resulting in much deep-seated conflict, in order that these lessons can be taken into account in future operations elsewhere.…

    Hardback – 2016-06-29 
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  • Cooperative Peacekeeping in Africa

    Exploring Regime Complexity

    By Malte Brosig

    This book examines peacekeeping in Africa, exploring how the various actors are forming an African security regime complex. The changing dynamics of peacekeeping in today’s world have encouraged a more cooperative approach between international and regional actors. At the centre of this book is the…

    Hardback – 2015-10-13 
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  • Peace Operations in the Francophone World

    Global governance meets post-colonialism

    Edited by Bruno Charbonneau, Tony Chafer

    This book critically examines peacebuilding, humanitarian intervention and peace operation practices and experiences in francophone spaces. Francophone Africa as a specific space is relatively little studied in the peace and security literature, despite the fact that almost half of all peacekeepers…

    Hardback – 2014-05-14
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  • Statebuilding and Justice Reform

    Post-Conflict Reconstruction in Afghanistan

    By Matteo Tondini

    The book provides an updated account of justice reform in Afghanistan, which started in the wake of the US-led military intervention of 2001. In particular, it focuses on the role of international actors and their interaction with local stakeholders, highlighting some provisional results, together…

    Paperback – 2013-10-06
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  • Corruption and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

    Selling the Peace?

    Edited by Dominik Zaum, Christine Cheng

    This edited volume explores and evaluates the roles of corruption in post-conflict peacebuilding. The problem of corruption has become increasingly important in war to peace transitions, eroding confidence in new democratic institutions, undermining economic development, diverting scarce public…

    Paperback – 2013-06-24
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  • South America and Peace Operations

    Coming of Age

    Edited by Kai Michael Kenkel

    This volume is the first English-language work to focus specifically on South America in the context of peace operations. The region of South America has been undergoing significant changes recently with regard to its attitudes towards participation in peace operations. Leaving behind a strong…

    Hardback – 2013-05-15
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  • Peace Operations and Organized Crime

    Enemies or Allies?

    Edited by James Cockayne, Adam Lupel

    Peace operations are increasingly on the front line in the international community’s fight against organized crime; this book explores how, in some cases, peace operations and organized crime are clear enemies, while in others, they may become tacit allies. The threat posed by organized crime to…

    Paperback – 2013-05-09
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  • Rethinking the Liberal Peace

    External Models and Local Alternatives

    Edited by Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh

    This book presents a critical analysis of the liberal peace project and offers possible alternatives and models. In the past decade, the model used for reconstructing societies after conflicts has been based on liberal assumptions about the pacifiying effects of 'open markets' and 'open societies'.…

    Hardback – 2011-03-03
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  • Political Ethics and The United Nations

    Dag Hammarskjöld as Secretary-General

    By Manuel Froehlich

    Based on a wealth of sources, files and interviews, and including previously unpublished material, this book explores the foundations of the political ethics of Dag Hammarskjöld, the second Secretary-General of the United Nations, examining how they influenced his actions in several key crisis…

    Paperback – 2010-04-29
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  • Nordic Approaches to Peace Operations

    A New Model in the Making

    By Peter Viggo Jakobsen

    A new examination of Nordic approaches to peace operations after the Cold War. It shows how the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden) remain relevant for the study and practice of post-Cold War peace operations. This unique study is structured around eleven success…

    Paperback – 2009-06-25
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  • Clinton, Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Interventionism

    Rise and Fall of a Policy

    By Leonie Murray

    This volume re-examines the evidence surrounding the rise and fall of peacekeeping policy during the first Clinton Administration. Specifically, it asks: what happened to cause the Clinton Executive to abandon its previously favoured policy platform of humanitarian multilateralism? Clinton,…

    Paperback – 2009-03-04
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  • Peace without Politics? Ten Years of State-Building in Bosnia

    Edited by David Chandler

    Ten years on from the signing of the Dayton Peace Agreement in November 1995, the legacy of the Bosnian war still shapes every aspect of the political, social and economic environment of the tiny state. This state of affairs is highlighted by the fact that Bosnia is still under international…

    Paperback – 2007-12-03
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  • Kosovo between War and Peace

    Nationalism, Peacebuilding and International Trusteeship

    Edited by Tonny Brems Knudsen, Carsten Bagge Laustsen

    A major contribution to the debate about the reconstruction of Kosovo, and to the general discussion surrounding the revived 'trusteeship institution' model in the context of the UN internationalism of the 1990s and the War on Terror following 9/11. Bringing together leading international scholars,…

    Paperback – 2007-09-20
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  • NATO and Peace Support Operations, 1991-1999

    Policies and Doctrines

    By Henning A. Frantzen

    This new book addresses the key question of how NATO and three of its member states are configuring their policies and military doctrines in order to handle the new strategic environment. This environment is increasingly dominated by 'new wars', more precisely civil wars within states, and…

    Paperback – 2006-04-30
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  • Confronting Past Human Rights Violations

    By Chandra Lekha Sriram

    This book examines what makes accountability for previous violations more or less possible for transitional regimes to achieve. It closely examines the other vital goals of such regimes against which accountability is often balanced. The options available are not simply prosecution or pardon, as…

    Paperback – 2006-04-30
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  • Peace Operations After 11 September 2001

    By Thierry Tardy

    This book explores the possible consequences of the events of 11 September 2001, and of the 'fight against terrorism', the way peace operations are perceived and conducted, and the way that states, international organizations such as NATO or the EU and non-state actors, consider these…

    Paperback – 2006-04-30
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  • United Nations Peacekeeping in the Post-Cold War Era

    By John Terence O'Neill, Nick Rees

    This new study questions whether peacekeeping fundamentally changed between the Cold War and Post-Cold War periods. Focusing on contrasting case studies of the Congo, Cyprus, Somalia and Angola, as well as more recent operations in Sierra Leone and East Timor, it probes new evidence with…

    Paperback – 2005-05-02
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  • The Military and Negotiation

    The Role of the Soldier-Diplomat

    By Deborah Goodwin

    This is an investigation of the role of the modern soldier/diplomat and the nature of military negotiation, in comparison with negotiation in other contexts. It is a detailed analysis of the role of the military in current operations as negotiators and liaison workers in the field. Very few in…

    Paperback – 2005-03-17
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  • International Sanctions

    Between Wars and Words

    Edited by Carina Staibano, Peter Wallensteen

    The main theme of the book is that the new types of sanctions constitute a challenge to the international system. First, there are more of the targeted sanctions, including financial, travel, aviation, special commodity and arms sanctions. Furthermore, there are considerable but varied practices in…

    Paperback – 2005-03-16
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  • The Politics of Peacekeeping in the Post-Cold War Era

    Edited by David S. Sorenson, Pia Christina Wood

    Most literature on peacekeeping narrowly focuses on particular peacekeeping operations, and the political bargaining between peacekeeping participants. However, there is very little published research on why nations actually commit forces to peacekeeping operations. This new book&…

    Paperback – 2004-12-22
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  • Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution

    By Oliver Ramsbotham, Tom Woodhouse

    Conflict resolution theory has become relevant to the various challenges faced by the United Nations peacekeeping forces as efforts are made to learn from the traumatic and devastating impact of the many civil wars that have erupted in the 1990s. This work analyzes the theory.…

    Paperback – 2000-09-28
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