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While commercial networks may strengthen finally Naureen Chowdhury Fink, writing on Bangla- state security organs, they also tend to lead to the fragmen- desh. The introduction reviews the most influential the- tation and privatization of security. Conversely, civil ories of armed conflict and provides an outline of the society-based complexes effectively focus on marginalized book, claiming that the approach taken stands in marked populations and prioritize areas of high human impact, contrast to the familiar and ubiquitous approaches, nota- thereby strengthening human security.

In positioning his bly the view of armed conflict as an aberration to the nor- discussion of mine action in a wider context that includes mal condition of social life and the view of the territorial donors, strategic interests, and human security debates, state as a given and fixed agent. This would have been a Bolton avoids falling into the trap of divorcing demining highly interesting framework, had it actually been from its broader political context. He demonstrates the applied by most of the contributors.

However, some of way in which mine action initiatives are subject to multi- the chapters simply fail to live up to the promises made ple layers of interests and governance, and the manner in in the introduction. However, it is difficult to see how, or a social science theoretical framework, Bolton succeeds in whether, these and the more conventional, sometimes providing an insightful understanding of the complexities even uncritical contributions, have anything to say to of mine clearance and security.

For those wishing to each other. Emergence, toward the final outcome. Thus, the scope of the book Causes and Consequences. Sometimes this can provide shows how spatial statistical techniques may be applied very fruitful results, but unfortunately they try to do to identify hot spots.

This book contributes to the geo- too much, and neither is done really thoroughly. They graphic study of international war, focusing on the geo- compare how 89 counterinsurgencies end including graphic location of conflict onset and how to identify 16 that have not yet ended by using diagrams.

While spatiotemporal hotspots using advanced spatial statistical diagrams organize data efficiently, they are seldom suf- models.

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Such models include the Getis-Ord general and ficient if you want to generalize and make your find- local G test for spatial clustering. In addition, it discusses ings relevant to how to deal with the future. They the often ignored but sensitive terms of spatial depen- do, however, include a factor analysis and multivariate dency and spatial heterogeneity, and how to measure and regression analysis in appendix C. In the multivariate incorporate these concepts into the study of armed con- regression, only two out of 12 variables give significant flict.

Furthermore, Braithwaite discusses how conflict results: Through a gent use of terrorism. The book is ambitious, but the reader is unfor- of a spatial link between prior and future incidents of tunately left unconvinced by its conclusions. A central argument within this Marianne Dahl book is how it is inappropriate to assume independence between individual observations of conflict, both in time and space. While previous studies have merely included a Denov, Myriam Child Soldiers: Cambridge count of conflict participation, this book introduces University Press.

This book is an interesting and The Sierra Leonean civil war was one of the cases that important contribution to the evolving field of spatial first brought world attention to the issue of child sol- statistics within the study of armed conflicts. Denov explores what happened to In How Insurgencies End, Ben Connable and Martin C these young combatants both during and following the Libicki have three significant goals: This is a critical read for anyone broadly inter- ested in applying a methodology to massive datasets, and ested in the issue of children and youth affected by the narrative leads to no definite conclusions.

Instead, he war and, more specifically, in the topic of child soldiers. Yet, as the somewhat paradoxical title of London: The author defines five groups of these forces — overtake Great Britain in less than 15 years, is the most visions, power, nature, riches, and freedom — and gives serious episode of state violence against unorganized each a separate part of the narrative.

A reader should individuals in the 20th century. The central party archives Iceland and Greenland are facing in charting their polit- in China remain closed. He revises the casualty esti- ical courses. Most of the in its replicability on an international scale.

We still have freedom Some people even resorted to cannibalism. The book to make a different choice. Eventually, some party leaders, President Liu Shaoqi in particular, forced a retreat. Only a few years In , Oslo lawyer and activist Fredrik Heffermehl later, Mao settled the score with Liu in the Cultural ignited controversy with Nobels vilje, a polemic con- Revolution.

He objects to the impact of tribunals and peace commissions. However, to bolster his case, tance of the data for generating effective policies. Heffermehl has had to overlook key historical evi- An appendix offers short but informative profiles of dence such as letters Nobel wrote and accounts of the two dozen specific active conflicts around the world.

The executors of his On the whole, Peace and Conflict strikes a bal- will were painfully aware of its shortcomings as a legal ance between hard statistics, visually appealing graphi- document. But they were able to get it through pro- cal representations, and narrative explanations and bate by showing that Nobel was accustomed to mak- analyses to produce theme-based reports that are at ing a general decision about a course of action and once rigorous and readable.

Causes and Consequences for International Politics. The committee is hardly beyond reproach, Princeton, NJ: On the one hand, military innovations requiring Gurr, eds Peace and Conflict Boulder, higher levels of financial intensity, that is, innovations CO: Based on these two variables, Horowitz develops and Conflict Management provides nine short reports and tests predictions for the adoption and impact of car- detailed in discussion and richly illustrated with rier and battle-fleet warfare, nuclear weapons, and sui- tables, graphs, and maps.

Starting with an instability cide terrorism. This is a very good book, dealing with ledger that ranks states in terms of their risk for con- a topic of high policy relevance. The author offers an flict, the reports give easily accessible statistical analy- innovative, parsimonious theory and finds support for ses of trends in conflict, in democratization, and in it in a wide range of historical cases using rigorous meth- terrorism. Relevant findings about developments in ods. Negotiating History per- whether to adopt a whole menu of different innovations, forms an onerous intellectual task of investigating the rea- for example nuclear weapons, strategic bombing, carrier sons for the non-resolution of the Cyprus dispute and the warfare, and modern system warfare.

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Moreover, it also consequences of continual division on the island. The main seems plausible that the impact of various elements of difficulty in analyzing the Cyprus dispute derives not only military power might vary between situations of deter- from its intricate complexities, but also from the distinct rence, coercion or actual military engagements, making sociopolitical circumstances that emerge in conflict-laden it even more difficult to generate system-level predictions societies. In his book, Michael has clearly managed to pro- on the impact of military innovations. Human Resilience, Ecological Vulnerability, data, concrete factual knowledge, and rational interpreta- and the Aftermath of Empire.

Cambridge Uni- tion of the views and behavior of sociopolitical actors help versity Press. The book aims at re-examining the historical origin by offering new interpretations by archaeologists and of the dispute and then attempts to figure out the evolution anthropologists that have extensive knowledge of the of the conflict and the new dimensions inserted into it. It is cases used by Diamond to show how his argument is well known that confrontational behavior had begun to sometimes flawed.

The reasons for this are varied — some dominate public discourses, especially in the post-Annan of the authors reject the notion of grand theories, some Plan discussions, culminating in neo-nationalism in both differ on the conceptualization of collapse — but most communities of Cyprus. Some chapters are particularly well written. There is no doubt that the objective rodents killed off tree regrowth.

Pastoralist Conflict and Small Arms. Other cases, although well written, are less to the James Currey. Scholars studying resource constraints prices for arms and ammunition as well as casualties. The and their effects on societies would be well advised to main argument is that the civil wars in the region have read at least parts of the book. Although very readable finds that a combination of several of the hypothesized and innovative, the book has some shortcomings. Fore- causal factors is relevant to understand the behaviour of most among these is the empirical backing for some of the states in different contexts of negotiation.

Signifi- the claims made. The peaceful rise from the mids to the mids, which is too of new powers depends to a large extent on existing pow- short a period to argue for a long-term increase. The book is praiseworthy for its tiated by any evidence.


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Also, a fuller description of the clarity of structure and argument, and it manages in only dynamics and actors behind the commercialization of pages to give a good introduction to the current cattle-rustling would have been helpful, as the degree history of the rise to power of India, China and Brazil to which cattle-rustling is increasingly driven by capital- and to make an interesting analytical contribution rel- ist entrepreneurs remains contested.

These three weak- evant to a more expert audience. Despite these shortcomings, it is a very readable book about the dynamics of pastoral vio- Paffenholz, Thania, ed. Lynne ticular, the section on failed disarmament policies is Rienner. Readers interested in small arms, pastoral violence, and Kenyan or Ugandan relations would ben- I have been awaiting a book such as this. How effective has civil society been in ending armed conflict and sustaining peace? Previous literature has often been either dismissive or overly exuberant in its Narlikar, Amrita New Powers: With insightful and detailed analysis, pp.

The uni- tional system. The author conceptualizes negotiation formly structured and exceptionally researched case stud- behaviour as relating to variables of negotiation strat- ies all address two primary research questions: Based on these effective has civil society been in conducting the seven conceptualizations, she provides four hypotheses peacebuilding functions of protection, monitoring, explaining how the negotiation behaviour of new pow- advocacy, socialization, social cohesion, facilitation and ers is shaped and developed as their significance in the service delivery?

The key findings reveal that civil society has function of relative power and influence, of domestic been largely ineffective in socialization leading to sustain- politics, of international institutional design, and of able peace, has struggled to encourage inter-group social whom one is negotiating with. This framework is then cohesion, but has achieved noteworthy success in the applied in an analysis of the behaviours of India, China remaining five functions. The stance and behaviour of and Brazil during important international and regional the state as well as levels of violence were both noted negotiations such as trade agreements, nuclear non- as fundamentally influential upon civil society efforts.

Her critique calls into question current donor ISBN Still, I would have appreciated a International relations scholars have historically focused much more expanded discussion of implications for on conflict between states, not challenges to them from future policy and practice than that offered in the con- below. This research orientation was a function of rea- cluding chapter.

A Study state violence. Yet, owing to the newness of this of the Clusters of Conflict. Coping with Terrorism seeks to pro- The authors present a quantitative study of the likeli- vide important answers about who becomes a terrorist, hood of interstate war and militarized interstate disputes the nature of terrorist goals and their supporters, and the MIDs for democratic states that border autocratic optimal government response.

Not only does this book states, with special reference to Iraq. They ask whether critically engage such policy-relevant questions, but the a democratic Iraq would be more conflict-prone than editors have solicited contributions from some leading an autocratic Iraq, given its autocratic neighborhood. An autocracy surrounded by behavior abounds in democracies, whereas John Mueller, democracies enjoys a more peaceful neighborhood than always an intellectual contrarian, leverages a combina- if it were to have similarly autocratic neighbors, and a tion of innovative, descriptive statistics and qualitative democracy surrounded by autocracies is likely to experi- analysis to demonstrate how and why governments over- ence higher levels of conflict than an autocracy in the react to terrorism relative to its physical costs.

Though the book is exemplarily well writ- such as these are unusual in their scope, rigor, and hope- ten, the authors demonstrate limited in-depth under- fully impact. There is also not much theorization around the key concepts of democracy and autocracy. University of Pennsylvania Press.

It follows that the pp. By appealing to populations and academics on this issue go wholly the older and often discredited notion of anthropology neglected. The reader is undoubtedly left convinced that collection exposes some recurrent and alarming themes the evolutionary approach carries more weight than both in the culture of war. At tion of conflict, by means of restructuring of borders and times, however, the tests of the various explanations seem imposition of surveillance systems such as guard posts and somewhat artificial. All in all, though, Evolving National- check points; and the mimesis of counter-insurgency ism gives new insights into the inner workings of Zionism, through adoption of the same tactics and organizational ending with an optimistic touch — the malleability of forms as the insurgencies they aim to defeat.

Some readers nationalism opens up for geographic concessions in a con- may be troubled by the association of US military practices flict that is treated as completely deadlocked. In the multivariate incorporate these concepts into the study of armed con- regression, only two out of 12 variables give significant flict. Furthermore, Braithwaite discusses how conflict results: Through a gent use of terrorism. The book is ambitious, but the reader is unfor- of a spatial link between prior and future incidents of tunately left unconvinced by its conclusions.

A central argument within this Marianne Dahl book is how it is inappropriate to assume independence between individual observations of conflict, both in time and space. While previous studies have merely included a Denov, Myriam Child Soldiers: Cambridge count of conflict participation, this book introduces University Press. This book is an interesting and The Sierra Leonean civil war was one of the cases that important contribution to the evolving field of spatial first brought world attention to the issue of child sol- statistics within the study of armed conflicts.

Denov explores what happened to In How Insurgencies End, Ben Connable and Martin C these young combatants both during and following the Libicki have three significant goals: This is a critical read for anyone broadly inter- ested in applying a methodology to massive datasets, and ested in the issue of children and youth affected by the narrative leads to no definite conclusions. Instead, he war and, more specifically, in the topic of child soldiers. Yet, as the somewhat paradoxical title of London: The author defines five groups of these forces — overtake Great Britain in less than 15 years, is the most visions, power, nature, riches, and freedom — and gives serious episode of state violence against unorganized each a separate part of the narrative.

Cyprus remains divided decades after split

A reader should individuals in the 20th century. The central party archives Iceland and Greenland are facing in charting their polit- in China remain closed. He revises the casualty esti- ical courses. Most of the in its replicability on an international scale. We still have freedom Some people even resorted to cannibalism. The book to make a different choice. Eventually, some party leaders, President Liu Shaoqi in particular, forced a retreat. Only a few years In , Oslo lawyer and activist Fredrik Heffermehl later, Mao settled the score with Liu in the Cultural ignited controversy with Nobels vilje, a polemic con- Revolution.

He objects to the impact of tribunals and peace commissions. However, to bolster his case, tance of the data for generating effective policies. Heffermehl has had to overlook key historical evi- An appendix offers short but informative profiles of dence such as letters Nobel wrote and accounts of the two dozen specific active conflicts around the world. The executors of his On the whole, Peace and Conflict strikes a bal- will were painfully aware of its shortcomings as a legal ance between hard statistics, visually appealing graphi- document. But they were able to get it through pro- cal representations, and narrative explanations and bate by showing that Nobel was accustomed to mak- analyses to produce theme-based reports that are at ing a general decision about a course of action and once rigorous and readable.

Causes and Consequences for International Politics. The committee is hardly beyond reproach, Princeton, NJ: On the one hand, military innovations requiring Gurr, eds Peace and Conflict Boulder, higher levels of financial intensity, that is, innovations CO: Based on these two variables, Horowitz develops and Conflict Management provides nine short reports and tests predictions for the adoption and impact of car- detailed in discussion and richly illustrated with rier and battle-fleet warfare, nuclear weapons, and sui- tables, graphs, and maps.

Starting with an instability cide terrorism. This is a very good book, dealing with ledger that ranks states in terms of their risk for con- a topic of high policy relevance. The author offers an flict, the reports give easily accessible statistical analy- innovative, parsimonious theory and finds support for ses of trends in conflict, in democratization, and in it in a wide range of historical cases using rigorous meth- terrorism.

Relevant findings about developments in ods. Negotiating History per- whether to adopt a whole menu of different innovations, forms an onerous intellectual task of investigating the rea- for example nuclear weapons, strategic bombing, carrier sons for the non-resolution of the Cyprus dispute and the warfare, and modern system warfare. Moreover, it also consequences of continual division on the island. The main seems plausible that the impact of various elements of difficulty in analyzing the Cyprus dispute derives not only military power might vary between situations of deter- from its intricate complexities, but also from the distinct rence, coercion or actual military engagements, making sociopolitical circumstances that emerge in conflict-laden it even more difficult to generate system-level predictions societies.

In his book, Michael has clearly managed to pro- on the impact of military innovations. Human Resilience, Ecological Vulnerability, data, concrete factual knowledge, and rational interpreta- and the Aftermath of Empire.

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Cambridge Uni- tion of the views and behavior of sociopolitical actors help versity Press. The book aims at re-examining the historical origin by offering new interpretations by archaeologists and of the dispute and then attempts to figure out the evolution anthropologists that have extensive knowledge of the of the conflict and the new dimensions inserted into it.

It is cases used by Diamond to show how his argument is well known that confrontational behavior had begun to sometimes flawed. The reasons for this are varied — some dominate public discourses, especially in the post-Annan of the authors reject the notion of grand theories, some Plan discussions, culminating in neo-nationalism in both differ on the conceptualization of collapse — but most communities of Cyprus. Some chapters are particularly well written.

There is no doubt that the objective rodents killed off tree regrowth. Pastoralist Conflict and Small Arms.


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  5. Other cases, although well written, are less to the James Currey. Scholars studying resource constraints prices for arms and ammunition as well as casualties. The and their effects on societies would be well advised to main argument is that the civil wars in the region have read at least parts of the book. Although very readable finds that a combination of several of the hypothesized and innovative, the book has some shortcomings. Fore- causal factors is relevant to understand the behaviour of most among these is the empirical backing for some of the states in different contexts of negotiation.

    Signifi- the claims made. The peaceful rise from the mids to the mids, which is too of new powers depends to a large extent on existing pow- short a period to argue for a long-term increase. The book is praiseworthy for its tiated by any evidence. Also, a fuller description of the clarity of structure and argument, and it manages in only dynamics and actors behind the commercialization of pages to give a good introduction to the current cattle-rustling would have been helpful, as the degree history of the rise to power of India, China and Brazil to which cattle-rustling is increasingly driven by capital- and to make an interesting analytical contribution rel- ist entrepreneurs remains contested.

    These three weak- evant to a more expert audience. Despite these shortcomings, it is a very readable book about the dynamics of pastoral vio- Paffenholz, Thania, ed. Lynne ticular, the section on failed disarmament policies is Rienner. Readers interested in small arms, pastoral violence, and Kenyan or Ugandan relations would ben- I have been awaiting a book such as this. How effective has civil society been in ending armed conflict and sustaining peace? Previous literature has often been either dismissive or overly exuberant in its Narlikar, Amrita New Powers: With insightful and detailed analysis, pp.

    The uni- tional system. The author conceptualizes negotiation formly structured and exceptionally researched case stud- behaviour as relating to variables of negotiation strat- ies all address two primary research questions: Based on these effective has civil society been in conducting the seven conceptualizations, she provides four hypotheses peacebuilding functions of protection, monitoring, explaining how the negotiation behaviour of new pow- advocacy, socialization, social cohesion, facilitation and ers is shaped and developed as their significance in the service delivery?

    The key findings reveal that civil society has function of relative power and influence, of domestic been largely ineffective in socialization leading to sustain- politics, of international institutional design, and of able peace, has struggled to encourage inter-group social whom one is negotiating with. This framework is then cohesion, but has achieved noteworthy success in the applied in an analysis of the behaviours of India, China remaining five functions. The stance and behaviour of and Brazil during important international and regional the state as well as levels of violence were both noted negotiations such as trade agreements, nuclear non- as fundamentally influential upon civil society efforts.

    Her critique calls into question current donor ISBN Still, I would have appreciated a International relations scholars have historically focused much more expanded discussion of implications for on conflict between states, not challenges to them from future policy and practice than that offered in the con- below. This research orientation was a function of rea- cluding chapter. A Study state violence. Yet, owing to the newness of this of the Clusters of Conflict. Coping with Terrorism seeks to pro- The authors present a quantitative study of the likeli- vide important answers about who becomes a terrorist, hood of interstate war and militarized interstate disputes the nature of terrorist goals and their supporters, and the MIDs for democratic states that border autocratic optimal government response.

    Not only does this book states, with special reference to Iraq. They ask whether critically engage such policy-relevant questions, but the a democratic Iraq would be more conflict-prone than editors have solicited contributions from some leading an autocratic Iraq, given its autocratic neighborhood. An autocracy surrounded by behavior abounds in democracies, whereas John Mueller, democracies enjoys a more peaceful neighborhood than always an intellectual contrarian, leverages a combina- if it were to have similarly autocratic neighbors, and a tion of innovative, descriptive statistics and qualitative democracy surrounded by autocracies is likely to experi- analysis to demonstrate how and why governments over- ence higher levels of conflict than an autocracy in the react to terrorism relative to its physical costs.

    Though the book is exemplarily well writ- such as these are unusual in their scope, rigor, and hope- ten, the authors demonstrate limited in-depth under- fully impact. There is also not much theorization around the key concepts of democracy and autocracy. University of Pennsylvania Press. It follows that the pp. By appealing to populations and academics on this issue go wholly the older and often discredited notion of anthropology neglected.

    The reader is undoubtedly left convinced that collection exposes some recurrent and alarming themes the evolutionary approach carries more weight than both in the culture of war. At tion of conflict, by means of restructuring of borders and times, however, the tests of the various explanations seem imposition of surveillance systems such as guard posts and somewhat artificial. All in all, though, Evolving National- check points; and the mimesis of counter-insurgency ism gives new insights into the inner workings of Zionism, through adoption of the same tactics and organizational ending with an optimistic touch — the malleability of forms as the insurgencies they aim to defeat.

    Some readers nationalism opens up for geographic concessions in a con- may be troubled by the association of US military practices flict that is treated as completely deadlocked. Social memory, place, and comparison can in fact shed important Network and Protest Mobilization in India. Homeland, social networks in protest mobilization and how this Identity, and Religion in Israel, — ISBN social movements in two different Indian states: An introductory chapter gives an overview of key issues such as development, industrialization and Nationalism has come to be perceived as both invented mining, dams and displacement, and environmental pro- and unchanging.

    What most researchers on nationalism tection, in a global context. This is followed by a review have come to accept is that although nationalism is of the main issues and movements in India, including invented, it must be treated as if it were primordial. By looking into against big dams. The author uses a theoretical focus on the Maoist movement.

    The data presented framework in which nationalism is seen primarily through consist primarily of survey material from the Agora proj- an evolutionary lens and is thus able to show not only that ect, covering the percentage of people who joined protest nationalism changes, but also how it changes. The main problem with this study is the lack of and the identity of that nation. In some cases, like Canada, all regions are on paper allowed the same autonomy but only some take advantage Toft, Monica Duffy Securing the Peace: The of it, while in other cases, asymmetry is built into the Durable Settlement of Civil Wars.

    Princeton constitution, as in the Russian Federation. Through a University Press. The rest of the tiated settlements, even if the majority of civil wars are ter- volume looks towards the future, examining asymme- minated by other means, such as military victory. Toft trical autonomy as a contemporary attempt at conflict finds that peace is less likely to last after negotiated settle- settlement in Iraq as well as cases that could be settled ments than after military victories — in particular rebel vic- through asymmetrical arrangements, in Georgia, Mol- tories — and claims this is because negotiated settlements fail dova, Sri Lanka, and Somalia.

    Toft calls for a new type of civil war settle- and neighboring states. While the editors rightly ment that promises both benefit and harm.