By Oliver Richmond
This e-book examines how the liberal peace test of the post-Cold warfare surroundings has didn't hook up with its objective populations, that have as an alternative set approximately reworking it in response to their very own neighborhood requirements.
Liberal peacebuilding has triggered a number unintentional results. those emerge from the liberal peace’s inner contradictions, from its declare to supply a common normative and epistemological foundation for peace, and to supply a expertise and method which are utilized to accomplish it. whilst seen from a variety of contextual and native views, those top-down and far away techniques usually seem to characterize strength instead of humanitarianism or emancipation. but, the liberal peace additionally deals a civil peace and emancipation. those tensions allow more than a few hitherto little understood neighborhood and contextual peacebuilding organizations to emerge, which renegotiate either the neighborhood context and the liberal peace framework, resulting in a local-liberal hybrid type of peace. this may be referred to as a post-liberal peace. Such procedures are tested during this e-book in a number of varied instances of peacebuilding and statebuilding because the finish of the chilly battle.
This ebook could be of curiosity to scholars of peacebuilding, peacekeeping, peace and clash reports, foreign corporations and IR/Security Studies.
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