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The Resource Peace and conflict 2016, edited by David A. Backer, Ravi Bhavnani and Paul K. Huth

Peace and conflict 2016, edited by David A. Backer, Ravi Bhavnani and Paul K. Huth

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Peace and conflict 2016
Title
Peace and conflict 2016
Statement of responsibility
edited by David A. Backer, Ravi Bhavnani and Paul K. Huth
Contributor
Issuing body
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 2016 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, non-state armed actors, democracy and ethnic exclusion, terrorism, defense spending and arms production and procurement, peace agreements, state repression, foreign aid, and the results of the Peace & Conflict Instability Ledger, which ranks the status and progress of more than 160 countries based on their forecasted risk of future instability." Special Feature spotlights work on measuring micro-level welfare effects of exposure to conflict
Dewey number
303.6
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Backer, David A.,
  • Bhavnani, Ravi,
  • Huth, Paul K.
  • University of Maryland at College Park
  • Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva, Switzerland)
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  • Social conflict
  • Peace
  • War
  • Conflict management
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Peace and conflict 2016, edited by David A. Backer, Ravi Bhavnani and Paul K. Huth
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Publication
Note
"CIDCM, Center for International Development & Conflict Management, The Graduate Institute Geneva."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references adn index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Introduction to Peace and conflict 2016 / David A. Backer, Ravi Bhavnani and Paul K. Huth -- 2. The cutting edge of research on peace and conflict / Karsten Donnay and Ravi Bhavnani -- 3. Armed conflict, 1946-2014 / Håvard Strand and Halvard Buhaug -- 4. Patterns and trends of the geography of conflict / Roudabeh Kishi, Clionadh Raleigh and Andrew M. Linke -- 5. Violence against civilians during Civil War / Hanne Fjelde, Lisa Hultman and Margareta Sollenberg -- 6. Non-state actors in Civil War / David E. Cunningham, Kristian Skrede Gleditsch and Idean Salehyan -- 7. Democracy, ethnic exclusion, and civil conflict : the Arab spring revolutions from a global comparative perspective / Manuel Vogt, Nils-Christian Bormann and Lars-Erik Cederman -- 8. Global terrorism and the deadliest groups since 2001 / Gary LaFree and Laura Dugan -- 9. Defense spending, arms production and transfers : the political economy of defense in a transitional phase / Aude-Emmanuelle Fleurant and Yannick Quéau -- 10. Global trends in the implementation of intrastate peace agreements / Jason Michael Quinn and Madhav Joshi -- 11. Why states repress : evaluating global patterns of abuse with the political terror scale / Reed M. Wood, Mark Gibney and Peter Haschke -- 12. Foreign aid and conflict : what we know and need to know / Bradley Parks, Caroline Bergeron and Michael J. Tierney -- 13. The peace and conflict instability ledger : ranking states on future risks / David A. Backer and Paul K. Huth -- 14. New developments in measuring the welfare effects of conflict exposure at the micro level / Tilman Brück, Patricia Justino and Philip Verwimp -- 15. Active armed conflicts in 2014 / Margareta Sollenberg -- 16. United Nations peacekeeping missions active in 2014 / Deniz Cil -- 17. Criminal justice for conflict-related violations : developments during 2014 / Anupma L. Kulkarni
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ocn951624054
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1 online resource
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online
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9781315625614
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Taylor & Francis
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951624054
Label
Peace and conflict 2016, edited by David A. Backer, Ravi Bhavnani and Paul K. Huth
Publication
Note
"CIDCM, Center for International Development & Conflict Management, The Graduate Institute Geneva."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references adn index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Introduction to Peace and conflict 2016 / David A. Backer, Ravi Bhavnani and Paul K. Huth -- 2. The cutting edge of research on peace and conflict / Karsten Donnay and Ravi Bhavnani -- 3. Armed conflict, 1946-2014 / Håvard Strand and Halvard Buhaug -- 4. Patterns and trends of the geography of conflict / Roudabeh Kishi, Clionadh Raleigh and Andrew M. Linke -- 5. Violence against civilians during Civil War / Hanne Fjelde, Lisa Hultman and Margareta Sollenberg -- 6. Non-state actors in Civil War / David E. Cunningham, Kristian Skrede Gleditsch and Idean Salehyan -- 7. Democracy, ethnic exclusion, and civil conflict : the Arab spring revolutions from a global comparative perspective / Manuel Vogt, Nils-Christian Bormann and Lars-Erik Cederman -- 8. Global terrorism and the deadliest groups since 2001 / Gary LaFree and Laura Dugan -- 9. Defense spending, arms production and transfers : the political economy of defense in a transitional phase / Aude-Emmanuelle Fleurant and Yannick Quéau -- 10. Global trends in the implementation of intrastate peace agreements / Jason Michael Quinn and Madhav Joshi -- 11. Why states repress : evaluating global patterns of abuse with the political terror scale / Reed M. Wood, Mark Gibney and Peter Haschke -- 12. Foreign aid and conflict : what we know and need to know / Bradley Parks, Caroline Bergeron and Michael J. Tierney -- 13. The peace and conflict instability ledger : ranking states on future risks / David A. Backer and Paul K. Huth -- 14. New developments in measuring the welfare effects of conflict exposure at the micro level / Tilman Brück, Patricia Justino and Philip Verwimp -- 15. Active armed conflicts in 2014 / Margareta Sollenberg -- 16. United Nations peacekeeping missions active in 2014 / Deniz Cil -- 17. Criminal justice for conflict-related violations : developments during 2014 / Anupma L. Kulkarni
Control code
ocn951624054
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315625614
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951624054

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