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The Resource Elgar handbook of civil war and fragile states, edited by Graham K. Brown and Arnim Langer, (electronic resource)

Elgar handbook of civil war and fragile states, edited by Graham K. Brown and Arnim Langer, (electronic resource)

Label
Elgar handbook of civil war and fragile states
Title
Elgar handbook of civil war and fragile states
Statement of responsibility
edited by Graham K. Brown and Arnim Langer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Elgar Handbook of Civil War and Fragile States brings together contributions from a multidisciplinary group of internationally renowned scholars on such important issues as the causes of violent conflicts and state fragility, the challenges of conflict resolution and mediation, and the obstacles to post-conflict reconstruction and durable peace-building
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JC328.5
LC item number
.E44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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  • Brown, Graham K
  • Langer, Arnim
  • Edward Elgar Publishing
Series statement
Elgar original reference
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Civil war
Label
Elgar handbook of civil war and fragile states, edited by Graham K. Brown and Arnim Langer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Conflict, post-conflict, and state fragility : conceptual and methodological issues / Arnim Langer and Graham K. Brown -- 2. Ethnicity / Robert H. Bates -- 3. Human security / Sakiko Fukuda-Parr and Carol Messineo -- 4. Poverty and conflict / Håvard Hegre and Helge Holtermann -- 5. Conflict and the social contract / Syed Mansoob Murshed -- 6. Economic dimensions of civil war / Heiko Nitzschke and David M. Malone -- 7. Horizontal inequalities and conflict / Frances Stewart -- 8. Conflict, natural resources and development / Mohammad Zulfan Tadjoeddin -- 9. Climate change and armed conflict / Ole Magnus Theisen, Nils Petter Gleditsch and Halvard Buhaug -- 10. Demography and armed conflict / Henrik Urdal -- 11. Rethinking durable solutions for refugees / Katy Long -- 12. Rebel recruitment / Yvan Guichaoua -- 13. Violent conflict and human capital accumulation / Patricia Justino -- 14. Education and violent conflict / Birgitte Refslund Sørensen -- 15. International dimensions of internal conflict / Nils W. Metternich, Kristian Skrede Gleditsch, Han Dorussen and Andrea Ruggeri -- 16. Theories of ethnic mobilization : overview and recent trends / Peter Vermeersch -- 17. Transitions from war to peace / Caroline A. Hartzell -- 18. Fragile states and civil wars : is mediation the answer? / Carmela Lutmar and Jacob Bercovitch -- 19. Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration / Robert Muggah -- 20. Obstacles to peace settlements / Roy Licklider -- 21. Pitfalls and prospects in the peacekeeping literature / Virginia Page Fortna and Lise Morjé Howard -- 22. Transitional justice in post-conflict societies / Phil Clark -- 23. Collective conflict management / Chester A. Crocker, Fen Osler Hampson and Pamela Aall -- 24. The political economy of fragile states / Tony Addison -- 25. Conflict resolution versus democratic governance : can elections bridge the divide? / Pauline H. Baker -- 26. Federations and managing nations / John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary -- 27. Post-conflict recovery / John Ohiorhenuan -- 28. Gendering violent conflicts / Birgitte Refslund Sørensen -- 29. Complex power sharing / Stefan Wolff
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 596 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Temp Access
Isbn
9781781006313
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2012938053
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Elgar handbook of civil war and fragile states, edited by Graham K. Brown and Arnim Langer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Conflict, post-conflict, and state fragility : conceptual and methodological issues / Arnim Langer and Graham K. Brown -- 2. Ethnicity / Robert H. Bates -- 3. Human security / Sakiko Fukuda-Parr and Carol Messineo -- 4. Poverty and conflict / Håvard Hegre and Helge Holtermann -- 5. Conflict and the social contract / Syed Mansoob Murshed -- 6. Economic dimensions of civil war / Heiko Nitzschke and David M. Malone -- 7. Horizontal inequalities and conflict / Frances Stewart -- 8. Conflict, natural resources and development / Mohammad Zulfan Tadjoeddin -- 9. Climate change and armed conflict / Ole Magnus Theisen, Nils Petter Gleditsch and Halvard Buhaug -- 10. Demography and armed conflict / Henrik Urdal -- 11. Rethinking durable solutions for refugees / Katy Long -- 12. Rebel recruitment / Yvan Guichaoua -- 13. Violent conflict and human capital accumulation / Patricia Justino -- 14. Education and violent conflict / Birgitte Refslund Sørensen -- 15. International dimensions of internal conflict / Nils W. Metternich, Kristian Skrede Gleditsch, Han Dorussen and Andrea Ruggeri -- 16. Theories of ethnic mobilization : overview and recent trends / Peter Vermeersch -- 17. Transitions from war to peace / Caroline A. Hartzell -- 18. Fragile states and civil wars : is mediation the answer? / Carmela Lutmar and Jacob Bercovitch -- 19. Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration / Robert Muggah -- 20. Obstacles to peace settlements / Roy Licklider -- 21. Pitfalls and prospects in the peacekeeping literature / Virginia Page Fortna and Lise Morjé Howard -- 22. Transitional justice in post-conflict societies / Phil Clark -- 23. Collective conflict management / Chester A. Crocker, Fen Osler Hampson and Pamela Aall -- 24. The political economy of fragile states / Tony Addison -- 25. Conflict resolution versus democratic governance : can elections bridge the divide? / Pauline H. Baker -- 26. Federations and managing nations / John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary -- 27. Post-conflict recovery / John Ohiorhenuan -- 28. Gendering violent conflicts / Birgitte Refslund Sørensen -- 29. Complex power sharing / Stefan Wolff
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 596 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Temp Access
Isbn
9781781006313
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2012938053
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote

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