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  • Legitimacy, Peace Operations and Global-Regional Securityby Linnéa Gelot

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 150.00

    At the turn of the century the regional-global security partnership became a key element of peace and security policy-making. This book investigates the impact of the joint effort made by the African Union (AU) and the United Nations (UN) to keep the peace and protect civilians in Darfur. This book focuses on the collaboration that takes place... more...

  • Violent Conflict and Peacebuildingby Johan Brosché; Daniel Rothbart

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 43.95

    This book examines the continuing devastation in the Darfur region of Sudan, from the perspective of a multiplicity of conflicts of distinct types. The crisis reached its peak in 2003?2004, when certain Arab militias joined forces with the Sudan armed forces in a campaign against insurgent resistance movements. Engulfed in the tumult, Darfurians... more...

  • The War in Darfurby Anders Hastrup

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00

    No other crisis in Africa has received as much attention in the West during the past 10 years as the war in Darfur, yet the underlying complexities of the war and the background to the crisis remains poorly understood by scholars, activists and aid workers. This anthropological study of the war in Darfur explores the personal experience of war... more...

  • The Borderlands of South Sudanby Christopher Vaughan; Mareike Schomerus; Lotje de Vries

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 105.00

    Moving beyond the current fixation on "state construction," the interdisciplinary work gathered here explores regulatory authority in South Sudan's borderlands from both contemporary and historical perspectives. Taken together, these studies show how emerging governance practices challenge the bounded categorizations of "state" and "non-state." more...

  • Disrupting Territoriesby Jörg Gertel; Richard Rottenburg; Sandra Calkins

    Boydell & Brewer Group Ltd 2014; US$ 65.63

    "Nowhere has a range of case studies of Sudan been brought together in a single volume. Given the concern with the growing number and complexity of conflicts in Sudan and South Sudan there is a significant readership in academic circles and from those involved in humanitarian organisations of all kinds." Professor Peter Woodward, University of Reading... more...

  • The Responsibility to Protect in Darfurby Abdel Salam Sidahmed; Walter C. Soderlund; Donald E. Briggs

    Lexington Books 2010; US$ 32.99

    The Responsibility to Protect in Darfur traces the development of international intervention in domestic conflict, culminating in the concept of 'Responsibility to Protect' in 2001. The authors explain the background and complexity of the crisis besetting Darfur, and document U.S. media coverage of the crisis in terms of framing that would mobilize... more...

  • Nubian Encountersby Nicholas Hopkins; Sohair Mehanna

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 14.99

    In the 1960s the construction of the Aswan High Dam occasioned the forced displacement of a large part of the Nubian population. Beginning in 1960, anthropologists at the American University in Cairo?s Social Research Center undertook a survey of the Nubians to be moved and those already outside their historic homeland. The goal was to record and analyze... more...

  • The Darfur Conflictby Osman Suliman

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 43.95

    Although it is often simplified as an "ethnic conflict" in popular media, the current crisis in Darfur can only be superficially defined across ethnic lines. Any long-term solution to the conflict must also address the underlying social and environmental influences such as changing resource dynamics, expanding poverty, lack of infrastructure, and... more...

  • Fighting for Darfurby Rebecca Hamilton; Mia Farrow

    St. Martin's Press 2011; US$ 26.99

    Around the world, millions of people have added their voices to protest marches and demonstrations because they believe that, together, they can make a difference. When we failed to stop the genocide in Rwanda in 1994, we promised to never let such a thing happen again. But nine years later, as news began to trickle out of killings in western Sudan,... more...

  • Frontiers Of Unityby Francis Deng

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 48.95

    This book deals with the conflict between Northern and Southern Sudan over the Abeyi region and other border areas. This area has historically been a model of peaceful coexistence and cooperation but since its independence it has become a point of violent confrontation. Frontiers of Unity provides an essential background to the complexities of the... more...