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Peacebuilding As Politics

Cultivating Peace in Fragile Societies

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Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peace studies,
  • Peacekeeping operations,
  • World history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Humanitarian assistance,
  • Civil war,
  • Political Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Bosnia-Herzegovina,
  • Cambodia,
  • El Salvador,
  • Haiti,
  • Somalia,
  • International Relations - General,
  • General,
  • Peace,
  • Case studies,
  • Economic assistance,
  • Peace-building

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsElizabeth M. Cousens (Editor), Chetan Kumar (Editor), Karin Wermester (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9810876M
    ISBN 101555879217
    ISBN 109781555879211

    Book Description. Post-Soviet, post-conflict Tajikistan is an under-studied and poorly understood case in conflict studies literature. Since , this Central Asian state has seen major political violence end, countrywide order emerge and the peace agreement between the parties of the s civil war hold. Gender UN Peacebuilding and the Politics of Space Book Summary: The United Nations Peacebuilding Commission (UNPBC) was established in December to develop outlines of best practice in post-conflict reconstruction, and to secure the political and material resources necessary to assist states in transition from conflict to peacetime. Currently, theorganization is involved in reconstruction.

    Peacebuilding Power and Politics in Africa is a critical reflection on peacebuilding efforts in tensions and contradictions in different clusters of peacebuilding activities, including peace negotiations; statebuilding; security sector governance; and disarmament, demobilisation, and reintegration are . This book provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary account of the scholarship on religion, conflict, and peacebuilding. Extending that inquiry beyond its traditional parameters, the volume explores the legacies of colonialism, missionary activism, secularism, orientalism, and liberalism. While featuring case studies from diverse contexts and traditions, the volume is organized thematically.

    Gender and Peacebuilding by Claire Duncanson, Polity Press, Reviewed by Jane Parpart Gender and Peacebuilding by Claire Duncanson provides an excellent, critical analysis of debates about gender and peacebuilding. Aimed at scholars, feminist peace activists, and students, the book is clearly written, carefully organised, and convincingly argued.   Acknowledging that religion can motivate both violence and compassion, this book looks at how a variety of world religions can and do build peace. In the wake of Septem religion is often seen as the motivating force behind terrorism and other acts of violence. Religion and Peacebuilding looks beyond headlines concerning violence perpetrated in the name of religion to .


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Peacebuilding, Power, and Politics in Africa is a critical reflection on peacebuilding efforts in Africa. The authors expose the tensions and contradictions in different clusters of peacebuilding activities, including peace negotiations; statebuilding; security sector governance; and disarmament, demobilization, and : Devon Curtis.

Peacebuilding, Power, and Politics in Africa&#;is a critical reflection on&#;peacebuilding efforts in authors expose the tensions and&#;contradictions in different clusters of peacebuilding activities, including&#;peace negotiations; statebuilding; security sector governance; and&#;disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration.

Peacebuilding: From Concept to Commission (Global Institutions Book 72) - Kindle edition by Jenkins, Robert. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Peacebuilding: From Concept to Commission (Global Institutions Book 72).Cited by:   Theoretically integrating peace and conflict studies, international relations, political theory and feminist ethics, this book focuses on the lessons to be learned from best practices of peacebuilding situated around the UN Security Council Resolution on Women, Peace and : Elisabeth Porter.

Gender, UN Peacebuilding, and the Politics of Space: Locating Legitimacy, Laura J. Shepherd (New York: Oxford University Press, ), pp., $74 cloth. The United Nations Peacebuilding Commission (UNPBC) was established in to give a boost to the UN’s.

Download Peacebuilding As Politics book ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, approach to point out the dangers of romanticising inter-ethnic understanding in peace work and ignoring identity politics within peace movements.

This book is a highly recommended reading for researchers, students and academics involved in the study of. The United Nations Peacebuilding Commission (UNPBC) was established in December to develop outlines of best practice in post-conflict reconstruction, and to secure the political and material resources necessary to assist states in transition from conflict to peacetime.

Currently, the organization is involved in reconstruction and peacebuilding activities in six countries. This book is the first to offer an extensive and dedicated analysis of the activities of the UN Peacebuilding Commission with regard to both gender politics, broadly conceived, and the gendered dynamics of civil society participation in peacebuilding : Laura J.

Shepherd. Gender and Peacebuilding offers a comprehensive and up to date analysis of how and why gender matters in contemporary peace operations. It draws on a wide range of examples from across the world to offer a nuanced account of the UN's attempts to mainstream gender into peace operations via Security Council Resolutionand assesses the successes and failures of this effort to enhance the.

The book proposes an emancipatory agenda for peace in Kosovo embedded on post-ethnic politics and joint commitments to peace, a comprehensive agenda for reconciliation, people-centred security, and peace-enabling external assistance.

Peacebuilding is an activity that aims to resolve injustice in nonviolent ways and to transform the cultural & structural conditions that generate deadly or destructive revolves around developing constructive personal, group, and political relationships across ethnic, religious, class, national, and racial boundaries.

This process includes violence prevention; conflict management. Book description. Transformative peace operations fall short of achieving the modern political order sought in post-conflict countries because the interventions themselves empower post-conflict elites intent on forging a neopatrimonial political order.

The Peacebuilding Puzzle explains the disconnect between the formal institutional Cited by: 4. Get this from a library. The politics of peacebuilding: emerging actors and security sector reform in conflict-affected states.

[Safal Ghimire] -- This book examines and compares the diverging security approaches of the UK, China and India in peacebuilding settings, with a specific focus on the case of Nepal. Rising powers such as China and. This book clarifies some key ideas and practices underlying peacebuilding; understood broadly as formal and informal peace processes that occur during pre-conflict, conflict and post-conflict transformation.

Applicable to all peacebuilders, Elisabeth Porter highlights positive examples of women’s peacebuilding in comparative international contexts. In a new volume which challenges traditional peacebuilding frameworks in Africa, seventeen chapter authors of the book Peacebuilding, Power, and Politics in Africa, examine the tensions in the interaction between local and global actors engaged in building peace on the book, a joint collaboration between Cambridge University and the Centre for Conflict.

Book Description HTML. The field of gender, conflict, and peace building has emerged over recent decades; become institutionalized through policymaking, legal practice, and the development of practitioner models; and been enhanced through academic research.

Peacebuilding, Power, and Politics in Africa is a critical reflection on peacebuilding efforts in Africa. The authors expose the tensions and contradictions in different clusters of peacebuilding activities, including peace negotiations; statebuilding; security sector governance; and disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration.

Essays also address the institutional framework for. Peacebuilding, Power, and Politics in Africa is a critical reflection on peacebuilding efforts in Africa. The authors expose the tensions and contradictions in different clusters of peacebuilding activities, including peace negotiations; statebuilding; security sector governance.

Organised around the central concept of Pax Africana, the book offers a comprehensive, insightful, highly astute, and sometimes sobering analysis of the progress made towards peace on the African continent.”(Devon E.

Curtis, Senior Lecturer, Politics and International Studies, University of. Book Description. This book examines and compares the diverging security approaches of the UK, China and India in peacebuilding settings, with a specific focus on the case of Nepal. Rising powers such as China and India dissent from traditional templates of peacebuilding and apply their own methods to respond to security issues.

The Politics of International Intervention critically explores predominantly western practices of peacebuilding and the politics that drive them before turning the tables around and exploring how communities subject to the ‘tyranny of peace[building]’ respond to and experience international intervention.

What Turner and Kühn’s book seeks Cited by: 1.Introduction: The Contested Politics of Peacebuilding Peacebuilding ideas and initiatives are at various times reinforced, questioned, subverted, or reappropriated and redesigned by different African actors.

Thus, the trajectories of peacebuilding programs and initiatives tend to be messy and multifaceted. Procedures and practices.