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- Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 45.00
Hugh Miall draws upon conflict theory, case studies of averted conflict and a survey of the preventors of war since 1945 to explore how some conflict can be avoided at times of great social or political change. He also looks ahead to discuss the prevention of emerging global conflicts, focusing on climate change. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 131.99
This volume of Contributions to Conflict Management, Peace Economics and Development includes some of the selected papers presented by scholars in a European Peace Science Network Meeting recently held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Chapters in this volume cover the conflicts in Maoist India, South America, and Sub-Saharan Africa. The authors have... more...
- Springer New York 2011; US$ 142.89
Morton Deutsch is considered the founder of modern conflict resolution theory and practice. This volume showcases six of Deutsch?s more notable and influential papers, and includes complementary chapters written by other significant contributors. more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2009; US$ 16.98
Irom Sharmila has been on a fast unto death for eight years, demanding a repeal of the draconian Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Manipur. Ten innocent people were mowed down by security forces in Malom, a village near Imphal, in November 2000. The perpetrators were not punished, protected under the Armed Forces Special Powers Act which empowers... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 186.00
Throughout the world there are efforts both large and small to address ethnic conflicts-identity based disputes between groups who are unable to live side-by-side in the same state. This book brings together a collection of case studies on interventions in ethnic conflicts throughout the world in which the nature of the state is a core concern (Turkey,... more...
- Langaa RPCIG 2011; US$ 28.50
This book makes a rare and original contribution on the history of little documented internal land conflicts and boundary misunderstandings in Cameroon, where attention has tended to focus too narrowly on international boundary conflicts such as that between Cameroon and Nigeria. The study is of the Bamenda Grassfields, the region most plagued by land... more...
- Anthem Press 2013; US$ 99.00
This volume explores the development and application of responsibility to protect (R2P), a principle which ? according to its supporters ? has evolved into a new type of responsive norm regarding how the international community should react to serious and deliberate human rights violations. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 160.00
This book considers some of the most notable aspects of the legal response to the "war on terror" post- 9/11 and the use of technology to support them. It examines the shift from a criminal justice response to the creation of a parallel preventive system running in tandem with it. This system has tended to veer away from the commission of criminal... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 160.00
The EU has often been considered to be a weak security actor. However, any assessment of the EU?s role in international security is underpinned by a specific understanding of security. This book is based on a broad understanding of security. We consider that security concerns are increasingly triggered by challenges such as terrorism, climate change,... more...