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The Resource International Assistance to Police Reform : Managing Peacebuilding, by Steffen Eckhard, (electronic resource)

International Assistance to Police Reform : Managing Peacebuilding, by Steffen Eckhard, (electronic resource)

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International Assistance to Police Reform : Managing Peacebuilding
Title
International Assistance to Police Reform
Title remainder
Managing Peacebuilding
Statement of responsibility
by Steffen Eckhard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book compares police reform operations in Kosovo and Afghanistan, addressing the internal machinery that makes peace operations work--or not. Recognizing that the chances for effective peacebuilding vary widely across contexts, this book investigates the impact of one of the few variables that peacebuilders do control: the management and design of peace operations. Building on field research and over one hundred expert interviews, International assistance to police reform: Managing Peacebuilding systematically compares such operations in two different contexts--Kosovo and Afghanistan--by focusing specifically on international assistance for local police reform since 1999. Four comprehensive case studies examine operations in Kosovo and Afghanistan before and after the European Union took over police reform responsibilities: in Kosovo from the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) and in Afghanistan from the German government. Speaking to scholars and practitioners in domestic and international organizations, the book drills in the complex relation between headquarter diplomats and field level conflict experts. Its findings combine to a set of recommendations for policy-makers to better align their operations to the contentious politics of conflict management and peacebuilding
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Eckhard, Steffen
Dewey number
327.16
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0
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Political science
  • International organization
  • Peace
Label
International Assistance to Police Reform : Managing Peacebuilding, by Steffen Eckhard, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
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not applicable
Contents
List of tables and figures -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. From institutional designs to peacebuilding outcomes -- Chapter 3. The OSCE's contribution to police reform in Kosovo -- Chapter 4. The EU's contribution to police reform in Kosovo -- Chapter 5. The German contribution to police reform in Afghanistan -- Chapter 6. The EU's contribution to police reform in Afghanistan -- Chapter 7. Comparison: Managing institutions to raise peacebuilding odds -- Chapter 8. Conclusion -- Notes -- Appendix 1 -- List of References
Control code
ocn953142499
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (XV, 242 p. 6 illus.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137595126
Level of compression
uncompressed
Other physical details
online resource
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953142499
Label
International Assistance to Police Reform : Managing Peacebuilding, by Steffen Eckhard, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Color
not applicable
Contents
List of tables and figures -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. From institutional designs to peacebuilding outcomes -- Chapter 3. The OSCE's contribution to police reform in Kosovo -- Chapter 4. The EU's contribution to police reform in Kosovo -- Chapter 5. The German contribution to police reform in Afghanistan -- Chapter 6. The EU's contribution to police reform in Afghanistan -- Chapter 7. Comparison: Managing institutions to raise peacebuilding odds -- Chapter 8. Conclusion -- Notes -- Appendix 1 -- List of References
Control code
ocn953142499
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (XV, 242 p. 6 illus.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137595126
Level of compression
uncompressed
Other physical details
online resource
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953142499

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