Conflict Resolution and Ontological Security: Peace by Bahar Rumelili

By Bahar Rumelili

This quantity highlights the ways that the possibility of peace can generate anxieties and hence set in movement social and political tactics that reproduce and reactivate conflicts.

In analysing this factor, the amount builds at the concept of ontological protection and its contemporary functions to diplomacy concept. even if conflicts threaten the actual safety of the events concerned, in addition they support settle existential questions about easy parameters of existence, being, and id, and hence through the years turn into assets of ontological safety. the chance of peace, throughout the answer or transformation of clash, threatens to unsettle the steadiness and consistency of self-narratives, and their linked workouts and behavior on the person, team, and country levels.

The participants argue key issues: 1) that ontological lack of confidence might set in movement political and social approaches that reproduce and reactivate conflicts; 2) that dealing with peace anxieties necessitates the formula of other self-narratives on the person, societal, and kingdom degrees that re-situate the Self in terms of different and to the area at huge. hence, the publication analyses the ways that, and the stipulations less than which, clash solution induces ontological lack of confidence, and the various ways that ontological lack of confidence has avoided the profitable end result of peace methods in numerous clash contexts, together with Cyprus, Israel-Palestine and northern eire.

This publication could be of a lot curiosity to scholars of serious safeguard reviews, clash solution, peace and clash experiences, social thought and IR in general.

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