• Humanitarian Protection: Principles, Law and Practice book cover

    Humanitarian Protection

    Principles, Law and Practice

    By Simon Robins, Majida Rasul

    This volume takes a humanitarian perspective to protection in conflicts and seeks to introduce the what and the how of doing protection work, and the impact of the new humanitarian politics on its practice. Humanitarian protection lies at the heart of the new prominence of humanitarian action: ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Transitional Justice and Peacebuilding: The Case of the Democratic Republic of the Congo book cover

    The Politics of Transitional Justice and Peacebuilding

    The Case of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    By Valerie Arnould

    This book assesses why some states chose to engage with transitional justice, drawing on the case of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The DRC has suffered one of the most protracted and deadliest conflicts in Africa in the post-Cold War period. Since the outbreak of the first Congolese…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Law, Conflict and International Relations

  • Human Rights in South Asia: Kashmir and the Policies of India and Pakistan book cover

    Human Rights in South Asia

    Kashmir and the Policies of India and Pakistan

    By Piotr Balcerowicz, Agnieszka Kuszewska

    The unresolved India-Pakistan conflict remains one of the major challenges in contemporary international relations. This book analyses the conflict between India and Pakistan. It examines the India–Pakistan complexity by focusing on the problems of human rights violations perpetrated by state and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Gender, Nationalism and Conflict Transformation: New Themes and Old Problems in Northern Ireland book cover

    Gender, Nationalism and Conflict Transformation

    New Themes and Old Problems in Northern Ireland

    By Fidelma Ashe

    This book looks at the gendering of the on-going process of conflict transformation in Northern Ireland. It aims both to document and analyze the effects of the restructuring of formal and civil society politics on gender and sexual equality. Consequently, it opens up the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • Crisis Management Beyond the Humanitarian-Development Nexus book cover

    Crisis Management Beyond the Humanitarian-Development Nexus

    Edited by Atsushi Hanatani, Oscar A. Gómez, Chigumi Kawaguchi

    In addressing humanitarian crises, the international community has long understood the need to extend beyond providing immediate relief, and to engage with long-term recovery activities and the prevention of similar crises in the future. However, this continuum from short-term relief to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport for Development and Peace book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport for Development and Peace

    Edited by Holly Collison, Simon C. Darnell, Richard Giulianotti, P. David Howe

    Sport and physical activity are now regularly used to promote social and economic development, peace-building and conflict resolution, on an international scale. The emergence of the ‘Sport for Development and Peace’ (SDP) sector, comprised of governments, NGOs, sport organizations and others,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sport Development

  • The Justification of Responsibility in the UN Security Council: Practices of Normative Ordering in International Relations book cover

    The Justification of Responsibility in the UN Security Council

    Practices of Normative Ordering in International Relations

    By Holger Niemann

    The UN Security Council holds a primary responsibility for maintaining international peace and security. The legitimacy of the Council depends on its ability to carry out this responsibility, but the meaning of this responsibility is contested and the Council receives frequent criticism about…

    Hardback – 2018-09-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Peacebuilding in Contemporary Africa: In Search of Alternative Strategies book cover

    Peacebuilding in Contemporary Africa

    In Search of Alternative Strategies

    Edited by Kenneth Omeje

    Peacebuilding in Contemporary Africa explores the challenges and opportunities faced by countries and societies transitioning from armed conflicts to peace in contemporary Africa. It evaluates the effectiveness, outcomes and failures of existing peacebuilding initiatives implemented by stakeholders…

    Paperback – 2018-09-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Acting Like a State: Kosovo and the Everyday Making of Statehood book cover

    Acting Like a State

    Kosovo and the Everyday Making of Statehood

    By Gëzim Visoka

    How do emerging states obtain international recognition and secure membership of international organisations in contemporary world politics? This book provides the first in-depth study of Kosovo’s diplomatic approach to becoming a sovereign state by obtaining international recognition and securing…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Conflict, Security and Development: An Introduction book cover

    Conflict, Security and Development

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Paul Jackson, Danielle Beswick

    This textbook draws on academic theory, field research and policy developments to provide an overview of the connections between security and development, before, during and after conflict. This third edition is revised and updated to take account of changes that have occurred in both policy and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge

  • Sexualised Crimes, Armed Conflict and the Law: The International Criminal Court and the Definitions of Rape and Forced Marriage book cover

    Sexualised Crimes, Armed Conflict and the Law

    The International Criminal Court and the Definitions of Rape and Forced Marriage

    By Hannah Baumeister

    From ancient to modern times, sexualised war violence against women was tolerated if not encouraged as a means of reward, propaganda, humiliation, and terror. This was and is in defiance of international laws that have criminalised acts of sexualised war violence since the 18th century. Ad hoc…

    Hardback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • The Law in War: A Concise Overview book cover

    The Law in War

    A Concise Overview

    By Geoffrey Corn, Ken Watkin, Jamie Williamson

    This book provides a comprehensive yet concise overview of key issues related to the regulation of armed hostilities between States, and between States and non-State groups. Coverage begins with an explanation of the conditions that result in the applicability of international humanitarian law, and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-07
    Routledge

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