Hershey : Information Science Reference, 2016.
559 pages ; 29 cm.
Advances in public policy and administration (APPA) book series.
Formatted Contents Note
Section 1. Transitional Justice and Peace Building in Turbulent Regions Turbulent peace, power, and ethics / Fredy Cante Reconciliation as a historical process / Hartmut Quehl The complexity of non-violence action / Carlos Eduardo Maldonado Negotiation for sustainable peace: negotiation theories vs. peacekeeping in the UN documents / Mirjam Wolfstein Reparations for children and youth: a peacebuilding mechanism / Sinthya Rubio Escolar Section 2. Enduring Turbulences and Elusive Peace Violence and masculinity in the Syrian conflict / Stéphane Valter Military vs. citizens in the Arab Zone: an assessment from political philosophy / Stéphane Valter Informality and informalization among Eritrean refugees: why migration does not provide a lesson in democracy / Magnus Treiber Of justice, accountability, and reconciliation: preliminary stocktaking on transitional justice efforts in South Sudan / Kathrin Maria Scherr Post-conflict justice in Cambodia: the legacy of the Khmer Rouge tribunal / Daniel Heilmann Gacaca courts in Rwanda: experience and perspectives / Gerd Hankel Section 3. The Turbulent Iraq Enforcing central authority: Nuri al-Maliki and the tradition of Iraq's authoritarian state / Hauke Feickert The trade union movement of Iraq after 2003: exploring the role of narratives in turbulent regions / Thomas Erich Jakob Reconciliation of identity groups in Iraq: conflict analysis and political means of ethnic accommodation / Nazar Jamil Abdulazeez The neo-colonial state of exception in occupied Iraq / David Whyte Section 4. The Turbulent Colombia Retaliation in transitional justice scenarios: the experiences of Argentina and Colombia / Gustavo Rojas Paez From the studies of violences to memories: the construction of victims and its articulations with the state / Yomaira García Acuña Reconstruction of historical memory in the midst of the armed conflict in Colombia: questions, reflections, difficulties and learnings / María Angélica Garzón, Paula A. Timcke Rey Different paths to peace building: a comparative analysis of DDR programs in Colombia and the province of Aceh, Indonesia / Javier Cardenas, Nadia Stefania Pérez, Sergio Triana Transitional justice and indigenous jurisdictions processes in Colombia: four case-studies and multi-sited ethnography / Angela Santamaria, Monica Acosta, Mauricio Alejandro Fernandez Criminal interests within political insurgencies: the case for development-centred counterinsurgency / Oscar Palma Might the keys to peace open the doors to extractivism? Reflections on Colombia's post-conflict extractive economy / Richard Clayton Doughman Caguan's and Havana's peace talks: strategic retreat or stalemate driven? / Felipe Zarama.
"This book focuses on current issues facing nations and regions where poverty and conflict are endangering the lives of citizens as well as the socio-economic viability of those regions, highlighting crucial topics and offering potential solutions to problems relating to domestic and international conflict, societal safety and security, as well as political instability"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 509-550) and index.
KZ6785 .H363 2016
9781466696754 (hardcover) 1466696753 (hardcover) 9781466696761 (ebook)