By Oliver Richmond
This ebook examines how the liberal peace scan of the post-Cold conflict setting has didn't connect to its aim populations, that have as a substitute set approximately remodeling it in line with their very own neighborhood requirements.
Liberal peacebuilding has prompted a number unintentional outcomes. those emerge from the liberal peace’s inner contradictions, from its declare to provide a common normative and epistemological foundation for peace, and to provide a know-how and approach that are utilized to accomplish it. while considered from quite a number contextual and native views, those top-down and far-off methods frequently seem to symbolize strength instead of humanitarianism or emancipation. but, the liberal peace additionally deals a civil peace and emancipation. those tensions let quite a number hitherto little understood neighborhood and contextual peacebuilding organisations 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 techniques are tested during this ebook in a number of varied situations of peacebuilding and statebuilding because the finish of the chilly struggle.
This ebook might be of curiosity to scholars of peacebuilding, peacekeeping, peace and clash reports, overseas corporations and IR/Security Studies.
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