Mediation and Liberal Peacebuilding: Peace from the Ashes of by Mikael Eriksson,Roland Kosti?

By Mikael Eriksson,Roland Kosti?

This ebook deals a cutting-edge exam of peacemaking, taking a look at its theoretical assumptions, empirical functions and its outcomes.


Despite the wealth of analysis on exterior interventions and practices of Western peacebuilding, many students are likely to depend upon findings within the so-called 'post-agreement' part of interventions. for this reason, so much mainstream peacebuilding literature will pay constrained or no awareness to the linkages that exist among mediation practices within the negotiation part and approaches within the post-peace contract part of intervention.


By linking the causes and practices of interveners in the course of negotiation and implementation stages right into a extra built-in theoretical framework, this booklet makes a special contribution to the on-going debate at the so-called Western ‘liberal’ types of peacebuilding. Drawing upon in-depth case-studies from numerous diversified areas of the realm together with Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Sudan, Ivory Coast, Senegal and Sierra Leone, this leading edge quantity examines numerous political explanations in the back of 3rd celebration interventions, therefore hard the very founding thought of mediation literature.


This booklet will of a lot curiosity to scholars of peacebuilding, statebuilding, peacemaking, warfare and clash experiences, safety stories and IR in general.

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