Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies

New Armies from Old

Negotiating a peaceful end to civil wars, which often includes an attempt to bring together former rival military or insurgent factions into a new national army, has been a frequent goal of conflic

Why Peace Fails

Why does peace fail? More precisely, why do some countries that show every sign of having successfully emerged from civil war fall once again into armed conflict?

Wartime Sexual Violence

Reports of sexual violence in armed conflict frequently appear in political discussions and news media, presenting a stark contrast to a long history of silence and nonrecognition.

Security and Development in Global Politics

Security and development matter: they often involve issues of life and death and they determine the allocation of truly staggering amounts of the world's resources.

Transnational Actors in War and Peace

Transnational Actors in War and Peace provides a comparative examination of a range of transnational actors who have been key to the conduct of war and peace promotion, and of how they inter

Libya's Displacement Crisis

Libya faces a bleak humanitarian crisis, the result of the country's descent into civil war in the summer of 2014 following the 2011 revolution.

Between Terror and Tolerance

Civil war and conflict within countries is the most prevalent threat to peace and security in the opening decades of the twenty-first century.

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