By Adauto Novaes
By Nevin T. Aiken
Building upon an interdisciplinary synthesis of modern literature from the fields of transitional justice and clash transformation, this ebook introduces a groundbreaking theoretical framework that highlights the severe value of identification within the courting among transitional justice and reconciliation in deeply divided societies. utilizing this framework, Aiken argues that transitional justice interventions should be profitable in selling reconciliation and sustainable peace to the level that they could aid to catalyze these an important approaches of ‘social studying’ had to remodel the adversarial relationships and identifications that divide post-conflict societies even after the signing of formal peace agreements. Combining unique box learn and an in depth sequence of specialist interviews, Aiken applies this social studying version in a complete exam of either the South African fact and Reconciliation fee and the uniquely ‘decentralized’ method of transitional justice that has emerged in Northern eire. via providing new perception into the studies of those nations, Aiken offers compelling firsthand facts to signify that transitional justice interventions can most sensible give a contribution to post-conflict reconciliation in the event that they not just offer fact and justice for previous human rights abuses, but additionally support to advertise touch, discussion and the amelioration of structural and fabric inequalities among former antagonists.
Identity, Reconciliation and Transitional Justice makes a well timed contribution to debates approximately tips to most sensible comprehend and handle prior human rights violations in post-conflict societies, and it bargains a worthwhile source to scholars, students, practitioners and policymakers facing those tough issues.
By Axel T. Paul (Hg.),Benjamin Schwalb (Hg.),Axel T. Paul,Benjamin Schwalb
Diese Prozesse zu untersuchen, haben sich Gewaltforscher/innen aus Soziologie, Geschichte, Ethnologie, Psychologie und Philosophie zur Aufgabe gemacht. Sie ergründen, in welcher Weise kollektive Erlebnisse Gewaltverläufe initiieren, welche gruppenbedingten Erfahrungen Gewalt zu einer selbstverständlichen oder gar »attraktiven« Handlungsoption machen, ob es typische (Verlaufs-)Formen von nicht organisierter Gewalt gibt und wie sich kollektive Gewaltroutinen einspielen. Das Spektrum der behandelten Phänomene reicht dabei von unblutigen Tumulten in einem Theater über Protestgewalt, Lynchmobs und Kriegsgräuel bis hin zu der Entstehung von Volksmilizen und der Radikalisierung von Untergrundorganisationen.
In einer Welt, in der Gewalt in weiten Teilen zwar grundsätzlich verurteilt wird, sie aber gleichzeitig omnipräsent zu sein scheint, bietet der vorliegende multi-perspektivische Ansatz unter Einbeziehung sowohl der Ursachen als auch der Phänomenologie unterschiedlichster Gewaltereignisse einen Erklärungsansatz wie auch aktuelle Orientierung.
By Shavkat Kasymov
The writer argues that human society is split into identification teams, particularly, a conservative and a liberal id. Framing the argument when it comes to the id duality advances the current physique of data and realizing of clash and human society. the writer seeks to give an explanation for the dualism in human nature and the prevalence of wars in human society.
By Angela Stroud
Stroud's paintings is going past the present literature on weapons in American tradition, such a lot of which concentrates at the results of the gun foyer on public coverage and notion. targeting how respondents view the area round them, this ebook demonstrates that the worth gun vendors position on their firearms is an expression in their feel of self and the way they see their social environment.
By Bruce M Bagley,Jonathan D Rosen
"A pleasant replace at the country of the long-fought hemispheric 'war on drugs.' it really is fairly well timed, because the belief that the battle is misplaced and wishes to be replaced hasn't ever been improved in Latin and North America."--Paul Gootenberg, writer of Andean Cocaine: The Making of an international Drug
"A must-read quantity for coverage makers, involved voters, and scholars alike within the present look for new techniques to forty-year-old rules mostly thought of to have failed."--David Scott Palmer, coauthor of energy, associations, and management in conflict and Peace
"A very beneficial primer for an individual attempting to stay alongside of the ever-evolving courting among drug enforcement and drug trafficking."--Peter Andreas, writer of Smuggler country: How Illicit alternate Made America
In 1971, Richard Nixon declared a struggle on medicinal drugs. regardless of overseas coverage efforts and makes an attempt to wrestle provide strains, the us has been for many years, and is still this present day, the biggest unmarried shopper marketplace for illicit medications at the planet.
This quantity argues that the battle on medications has been useless at top and, at worst, has been hugely hazardous to many nations. best specialists within the fields of public wellbeing and fitness, political technology, and nationwide safety study how U.S. guidelines have affected the inner dynamics of Mexico, Colombia, Bolivia, Peru, Brazil, Argentina, critical the USA, and the Caribbean islands. jointly, they current a entire evaluate of the key traits in drug trafficking and arranged crime within the early twenty-first century.
In addition, the editors and participants establish rising concerns and suggest numerous coverage thoughts to deal with them. This available and expansive quantity offers a framework for figuring out the boundaries and liabilities within the U.S.-championed warfare on medications in the course of the Americas.
By H. El-Said
By Eric S. Christianson,Christopher Partridge
By Adrian Randall
By Amalendu Misra
Civil conflict is among the serious problems with our time. even supposing intrastate in nature, it has a disproportionate and overwhelming impression at the total peace and balance of up to date foreign society.
Organized round the subject matters of contested nationalism, violence, exterior intervention, post-conflict reconstruction, reconciliation and governance, Amalendu Misra investigates why civil wars became so frequent and the way can they be contained? fairly noteworthy is its specialise in the "cycle" of clash, ranging because it does at the motives, behavior, and finish of civil wars in addition to on next efforts to come back post-conflict society to "normal" politics.
Theoretically strong and empirically stable, this ebook essentially charts the process modern civil wars utilizing case reports from various zones of clash together with Africa, Asia and Latin the USA to provide the main complete consultant to knowing civil wars in an interconnected and interdependent world.