By Oliver Richmond
This booklet examines how the liberal peace test of the post-Cold conflict surroundings has didn't connect to its objective populations, that have in its place set approximately remodeling it in keeping with their very own neighborhood requirements.
Liberal peacebuilding has triggered a variety of accidental 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 approach that are utilized to accomplish it. while considered from various contextual and native views, those top-down and far away techniques frequently seem to signify strength instead of humanitarianism or emancipation. but, the liberal peace additionally bargains a civil peace and emancipation. those tensions let 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 kind of peace. this would be referred to as a post-liberal peace. Such techniques are tested during this ebook in more than a few diverse situations of peacebuilding and statebuilding because the finish of the chilly struggle.
This booklet can be of curiosity to scholars of peacebuilding, peacekeeping, peace and clash experiences, foreign companies and IR/Security Studies.
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A Post-Liberal Peace (Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution) by Oliver Richmond