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At War's End : Building Peace after Civil Conflict.

Author/Creator:
Paris, Roland.
Publication:
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
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Subjects:
Democracy.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This 2004 book explores the challenge of rehabilitating countries after civil wars.
Contents:
COVER
HALF-TITLE
TITLE
COPYRIGHT
DEDICATION
CONTENTS
FIGURES
PREFACE
INTRODUCTION
The Argument of This Book
Bridging Theory and Practice
Organization of the Book
PART I FOUNDATIONS
1 The Origins of Peacebuilding
The Cold War's End and the Rise of Peacebuilding
The Agents of Peacebuilding
United Nations
Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
European Union
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Organization of American States
Bretton Woods Institutions
National Development Agencies
International Nongovernmental Organizations
Liberalization as an All-Purpose Elixir
Appendix to Chapter 1
The Terminology of Peace Operations
2 The Liberal Peace Thesis
Unanswered Questions
The Disappearing Leviathan
PART II THE PEACEBUILDING RECORD
3 Introduction to the Case Studies
Case Study Guidelines
Case Selection
4 Angola and Rwanda
Angola
Rwanda
Conclusion
5 Cambodia and Liberia
Cambodia
Liberia
Conclusion
6 Bosnia and Croatia
Bosnia
Croatia
Conclusion
7 Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Guatemala
Nicaragua
El Salvador
Guatemala
Conclusion
8 Namibia and Mozambique
Namibia
Mozambique
Conclusion
PART III PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS
9 The Limits of Wilsonianism
Learning from the Case Studies
The Paradoxical Logic of Market Democracy: Peace Through Conflict
The Pathologies of Liberalization
Bad Civil Society
Ethnic Entrepreneurs
Elections as Focal Points for Harmful Competition
Saboteurs and Failed Transitions
The Dangers of Economic Liberalization
The Vulnerability of War-Shattered States
Intense Societal Conflicts
Weak Conflict Dampeners
Ineffective Political Institutions
The Faulty Assumptions of Wilsonianism
10 Toward More Effective Peacebuilding.
Alternatives to Wilsonianism
Rethinking the Wilsonian Approach to Peacebuilding
Institutionalization Before Liberalization
Wait Until Conditions Are Ripe for Elections
Design Electoral Systems That Reward Moderation
Promote Good Civil Society
Control Hate Speech
Adopt Conflict-Reducing Economic Policies
The Common Denominator: Rebuild Effective State Institutions
Possible Criticisms of IBL
The Endless-Mission Critique
The Culture-of-Dependency Critique
The Excessive-Costs Critique
Conclusion
11 Lessons Learned and Not Learned
Kosovo
East Timor
Sierra Leone
Backsliding in Afghanistan
The Challenges Ahead
Better Coordination of Peacebuilding Agencies
The Requirement of Political Support
Conclusion
Conclusion
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Paris, Roland At War's End
ISBN:
9780511210747
9780521834124
OCLC:
814457766