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The Resource Peace and Conflict 2017

Peace and Conflict 2017

Label
Peace and Conflict 2017
Title
Peace and Conflict 2017
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An authoritative source of information on violent conflicts and peacebuilding processes around the world, Peace and Conflict is an annual publication of the University of Maryland's Center for International Development and Conflict Management and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva).The contents of the 2017 edition are divided into three sections:» Global Patterns and Trends provides an overview of recent advances in scholarly research on various aspects of conflict and peace, as well as chapters on armed conflict, violence against civilians, characteristics of rebel and state forces, sexual violence, democracy and civil war, terrorism, human rights conditions, and the results of the updated Peace & Conflict Instability Ledger, which ranks the status and progress of more than 160 countries based on their forecasted risk of future instability (adverse regime change, internal war, state mass killing, non-state mass killing).» Special Feature spotlights work on the relationship between refugees and the diffusion of armed conflict.» Profiles surveys developments in instances of civil wars, peacekeeping missions, and international criminal justice proceedings that were active around the world during 2015.Frequent visualizations of data in full-color, large-format tables, graphs, and maps bring the analysis to life and amplify crucial developments in real-world events and the latest findings in research.The contributors include many leading scholars in the field from the US and Europe."--Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backer, David
Dewey number
303.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Peace and Conflict
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social conflict
  • Peace
  • War
  • Conflict management
Label
Peace and Conflict 2017
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • chapter 4 The Geography of Organized Armed Violence around the World
  • Erik Melander David A. Backer Eric Dunford
  • chapter 5 Spatial Patterns of Violence against Civilians
  • Hanne Fjelde Lisa Hultman Margareta Sollenberg Ralph Sundberg
  • chapter 6 The Size of Rebel and State Armed Forces in Internal Conflicts
  • Measurement and Implications
  • Jacob Aronson Paul K. Huth
  • chapter 7 The Prevalence of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence
  • When, Where and By Whom?
  • Ragnhild Nordås
  • Chapter 1 Introduction to Peace and Conflict 2017
  • chapter 8 Democracy, Democratization, and Civil War
  • Suthan Krishnarajan Jørgen Møller Lasse Lykke Rørbæk Svend-Erik Skaaning
  • chapter 9 Evolution of Global Terrorism
  • The Growing Lethality of Attacks
  • Gary LaFree Laura Dugan
  • chapter 10 Are Global Human Rights Conditions Static or Improving?
  • Peter Haschke Mark Gibney
  • chapter 11 The Peace and Conflict Instability Ledger 2017
  • A New Methodology and Ranking of Countries on Forecasted Risks
  • David A. Backer Jacob Aronson Paul K. Huth
  • David A. Backer Ravi Bhavnani Paul K. Huth
  • chapter 12 Refugees and Conflict Diffusion
  • Seraina Rüegger
  • chapter 13 Armed Conflicts Active in 2015
  • Margareta Sollenberg
  • chapter 14 Multilateral Peacekeeping Operations Active in 2015
  • Deniz Cil
  • chapter 15 Criminal Justice for Conflict-Related Violations
  • Developments during 2015
  • Anupma L. Kulkarni
  • chapter 2 Generalizing Findings from Micro-Level Research on Peace and Conflict
  • Challenges and Solutions
  • Karsten Donnay Andrew M. Linke Ravi Bhavnani
  • chapter 3 Tracing Armed Conflict over Time
  • A Reversal of the Recent Decline?
  • Håvard Strand Halvard Buhaug
Control code
on1012298126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351211659
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1012298126
Label
Peace and Conflict 2017
Publication
Contents
  • chapter 4 The Geography of Organized Armed Violence around the World
  • Erik Melander David A. Backer Eric Dunford
  • chapter 5 Spatial Patterns of Violence against Civilians
  • Hanne Fjelde Lisa Hultman Margareta Sollenberg Ralph Sundberg
  • chapter 6 The Size of Rebel and State Armed Forces in Internal Conflicts
  • Measurement and Implications
  • Jacob Aronson Paul K. Huth
  • chapter 7 The Prevalence of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence
  • When, Where and By Whom?
  • Ragnhild Nordås
  • Chapter 1 Introduction to Peace and Conflict 2017
  • chapter 8 Democracy, Democratization, and Civil War
  • Suthan Krishnarajan Jørgen Møller Lasse Lykke Rørbæk Svend-Erik Skaaning
  • chapter 9 Evolution of Global Terrorism
  • The Growing Lethality of Attacks
  • Gary LaFree Laura Dugan
  • chapter 10 Are Global Human Rights Conditions Static or Improving?
  • Peter Haschke Mark Gibney
  • chapter 11 The Peace and Conflict Instability Ledger 2017
  • A New Methodology and Ranking of Countries on Forecasted Risks
  • David A. Backer Jacob Aronson Paul K. Huth
  • David A. Backer Ravi Bhavnani Paul K. Huth
  • chapter 12 Refugees and Conflict Diffusion
  • Seraina Rüegger
  • chapter 13 Armed Conflicts Active in 2015
  • Margareta Sollenberg
  • chapter 14 Multilateral Peacekeeping Operations Active in 2015
  • Deniz Cil
  • chapter 15 Criminal Justice for Conflict-Related Violations
  • Developments during 2015
  • Anupma L. Kulkarni
  • chapter 2 Generalizing Findings from Micro-Level Research on Peace and Conflict
  • Challenges and Solutions
  • Karsten Donnay Andrew M. Linke Ravi Bhavnani
  • chapter 3 Tracing Armed Conflict over Time
  • A Reversal of the Recent Decline?
  • Håvard Strand Halvard Buhaug
Control code
on1012298126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351211659
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1012298126

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