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Civil war, civil peace

Yanacopulos, Helen and Hanlon, Joseph eds. (2006). Civil war, civil peace. Oxford, UK: James Currey Publishers.

URL: http://www.jamescurrey.co.uk/display.asp?K=9780852...
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Abstract

After a peace agreement, half of all civil wars start again. When a cease fire or peace deal is agreed, aid workers, military personnel, diplomats and others pour in, but what can they do to reduce the chances of a return to war? A growing number of academic courses aimed at practitioners and policy-makers in Britain and elsewhere attempt to answer this question but until now there has been no book to accompany them. In part, a handbook on how to understand each war as a unique phenomenon, it develops a set of war analysis tools, challenging commonly held assumptions about the nature of gender, ethnicity and greed.

Item Type: Edited Book
ISBN: 0-85255-895-3, 978-0-85255-895-9
Keywords: civil war; post-war; intervention
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
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Item ID: 2210
Depositing User: Joseph Hanlon
Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:47
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/2210
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