Local Peacebuilding and National Peace: Interaction Between Grassroots and Elite Processes

Local Peacebuilding and National Peace: Interaction Between Grassroots and Elite Processes


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781441160225
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 05/03/2012
Pages: 200
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Christopher Mitchell is Professor Emeritus of Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University, USA. Previously, he taught in England at University College London, Southampton University, and at the City University in London. He also served as Director of the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University and is the author of The Structure of International Conflict.
Landon E. Hancock is Assistant Professor of Conflict Management and Political Science at Kent State University, USA. The author of several articles on ethnic conflict and on Northern Ireland, he is the coeditor with Christopher Mitchell of Zones of Peace (2007). He as awarded a Peace Scholar fellowship from the United States Institute of Peace for his dissertation, Peace from the People: Identity Salience and the Northern Irish Peace Process.

Table of Contents

ContributorsPreface1. Introduction: Linking National-Level Peacemaking with Grassroots PeacebuildingChristopher Mitchell2. A ZoPs Approach to Conflict Prevention Wallace Warfield and Yves-Reneé Jennings3. Against the Stream: Colombian Zones of Peace under Democratic SecurityChristopher Mitchell and Catalina Rojas4. Colombia: From Grassroots to Elites: How Some Local Peacebuilding Initiatives Became National in Spite of ThemselvesMery Rodriguez5. South Africa's Infrastructure for Peace Andries Odendaal6. Belfast's Interfaces, Zones of Conflict or Zones of PeaceLandon E. Hancock7. Zones of Peace in the South Caucasus: Polyphonic Approaches to State-BuildingIrakli Zurab Kakabadze8. Between Local and National Peace: Complementarity or Conflict?Landon E. Hancock and Christopher Mitchell

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