2 edition of Conflict management and African politics found in the catalog.
Conflict management and African politics
|Statement||edited by Terrence Lyons and Gilbert M. Khadiagala.|
|Series||Security and conflict management -- 2|
|Contributions||Lyons, Terrence., Khadiagala, Gilbert M.|
|LC Classifications||DT30.5 .C6632 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2007031482|
Book Description. Scholars and students of African politics address some of the thorniest issues of our time. Indeed, over the last thirty years or so, the subdiscipline has expanded in scope and ambition, and leads the way in major fields of research, such as the study of ethnicity and identity politics. Theories in Conflict Management. A chapter in a forthcoming Book, Handbook of African Politics, Palgrave Macmillan. View project. Project. The Political Economy of Social Protection in : Emmanuel Remi Aiyede.
African conflict resolution: the U.S. role in peacemaking; African ethnicity: history, conflict management, resolution, and prevention; African frontiers: insurgency, governance and peacebuilding in postcolonial states; African reckoning: a quest for good governance; African reckoning: a quest for good governance; African security politics. "[Constitutions and Conflict Management in Africa] fills a gap in the market as there are relatively few sophisticated analyses of African constitutional design and its relationship with conflict management. Lawyers, political scientists, and anyone interested in international affairs and in how peace can finally be attained on the African.
Catherine Boone, Professor of Comparative Politics and African Political Economy at the London School of Economics, addresses these questions and many more in her new book Author: Laura Seay. In this book, Donald Rothchild analyzes the successes and failures of attempts at conflict resolution in different African countries and offers comprehensive ideas for successful mediation. The Author: Donald Rothchild.
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Table of Contents. Conflict Management and African Politics: Framing the Links Terrence Lyons and Gilbert M. Khadiagala Part 1: New Research on Negotiation Theory g The Practical Negotiator to the Test: Two Examinations of the Formula-Details Proposition Pamela Chasek and Lynn Wagner se Negotiations: Bribery, Bargaining, and Ripeness Bertram I.
Spector 4. "[Constitutions and Conflict Management in Africa] fills a gap in the market as there are relatively few sophisticated analyses of African constitutional design and its relationship with conflict management. Lawyers, political scientists, and anyone interested in international affairs and in how peace can finally be attained on the African 5/5(1).
Other issues dealt with in the book include the negotiation of relations with Europe, the role of culture in African conflict resolution, the means to enhance security in unstable regional environments, and the strategic role of the United States in mediating African conflicts.
This book will be of much interest to students of international Format: Paperback. Get this from a library. Conflict management and African politics: ripeness, bargaining, and mediation.
[Terrence Lyons; Gilbert M Khadiagala;] -- This edited text builds on a core set of concepts to offer insights into conflict management and African politics. Key concepts such as ripe moments, hurting stalemates, and collapsed states, are. West Africa suffered from some of the world’s most vicious and protracted conflicts in the s, as civil violence in Liberia spawned conflict in Sierra Leone, actors based in Sierra Leone engaged in warfare within Liberia, and violence spread across borders into Guinea and Côte d’ by: 1.
With the US committed militarily in Iraq and Afghanistan, it has prudently opted to achieve its African objectives through diplomacy.
As Secretary Colin Powell stated in a telephone interview, “I think there are a lot of things we’ve done that sometimes get missed in the rush of business.”2 It seems important to ask in terms of this current strategic preference: Under what circumstances Cited by: 3.
With its penetrating focus on conflict and associated trajectories of violence in Africa, the book is an inestimable asset for conflict management practitioners, political scientists, historians, civil society activists and leaders in economics and politics as well as all those interested in the affairs of : Munyaradzi Mawere, Ngonidzashe Marongwe.
General Overviews. Conflict management and resolution is both a practice-oriented and a theoretically driven field, with significant scholarship such as Ramsbotham, et al. and other sources building empirical and semi-transportable models and frameworks based on contextually embedded cases and comparative studies.
The s saw a long-emerging field codify with works like Burton and. An introduction to African politics, this course will provide for its participants a general survey of the main issues regarding politics in the continent. Areas covered range from political system types, political economies, and political cultures of diverse.
Governance as Conflict Management Politics and Violence in West Africa Edited by I. William Zartman ; With Tessy D. Bakary, A. Adu Boahen, Alex Gboyega, and Donald Rothchild December 1, This volume offers a series of fresh and diverse arguments that both expand and challenge Zartman's theoretical legacy.
This book will be of much interest to students of international conflict management, peace/conflict studies, African politics and IR in general. Other Contributors. Khadiagala, Gilbert M. This edited volume builds on a core set of concepts developed by I.
William Zartman to offer new insights into conflict management and African politics. Key concepts such as ripe moments, hurting stalemates, and collapsed states, are built upon in order to show how conflict resolution theory may be applied to contemporary challenges.
Politics is a commercial venture in his own right, as Roger Tangri puts it; conflicts arise not so much out of clashes of ideologies or programmes, but for profit – often for just an elite few, for the masses take little part in this part of conflict: nearly all tribal or ethnic conflicts are.
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. African affairs, this course provides its participants with the major themes and polemics that are central to Africa in world politics.
Main topics include the African Crisis, (including the health crisis and AIDs), the new AU/Nepad, Peace and Conflict in the Great Lakes, Liberia & Sierra Leone, and the Horn (including the Sudan Peace Process File Size: KB.
In contrast to prevailing images of Africa as a continent defined by violent chaos, West Africa presents a record of relatively successful conflict management.
This book examines the efforts of Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, and Nigeria and evaluates their prospects for the future. The book brings together for the first time the latest thinking on the many different roles elections can play in democratization and conflict management.
About the Editors Timothy D. Sisk, a program officer with the Grant Program at the Institute, specializes in contemporary ethnic conflicts and the means for their management or resolution. Introduction. Despite numerous recent transitions to democracy in Africa (prompting references to an ‘African Renaissance,’ and a ‘ New African Century ’), poorly managed conflict continues to haunt the continent, and defy development initiatives and projects promoting good governance (Dejo ; Makgoba ).Would-be democratic factions throughout the continent find it difficult to Author: Gavin Bradshaw, Richard Haines.
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2 “Conflict, Conflict Prevention and Conflict Management and Beyond: A Conceptual Exploration” is a Concept Paper published by the Central Asia-Caucasus Institute & Silk Road Studies Program. The Concept Paper Series is the Joint Center’s paper series addressing topics and concepts of foremost importance for understanding the dynamics ofFile Size: KB.
This edited volume builds on a core set of concepts developed by I. William Zartman to offer new insights into conflict management and African politics. Key concepts such as ripe moments, hurting stalemates, and collapsed states, are built upon in order to show how conflict resolution theory may be applied to contemporary challenges, particularly in Africa.
The contributors explore means of.Violence, Politics and Conflict Management in Africa Munyaradzi Mawere, Ngonidzashe Marongwe Published by African Books Collective Mawere, Munyaradzi and Ngonidzashe Marongwe.
Violence, Politics and Conflict Management in Africa: Envisioning Transformation, Peace and Unity in the Twenty-First Century. African Books Collective, Author: Munyaradzi Mawere, Ngonidzashe Marongwe.Synopsis This edited volume builds on a core set of concepts developed by I. William Zartman to offer new insights into conflict management and African politics.
Key concepts such as ripe moments, hurting stalemates, and collapsed states, are built upon in order to show how conflict resolution Manufacturer: Routledge.