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Does peacekeeping work? : shaping belligerents ̀choices after civil war

Author: Virginia Page Fortna
Publisher: Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Croatia and Cambodia, to Nicaragua and Namibia, international personnel have been sent to maintain peace around the world. But does peacekeeping work? And if so, how? This title answers these  Read more...

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Genre/Form: studium przypadku
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Page Fortna
ISBN: 9780691136714 0691136718 9780691132815 069113281X
OCLC Number: 751127427
Description: XIV, [1], 214 s. : il. ; 24 cm
Contents: LIST OF FIGURES, MAPS, AND TABLES ix ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xi CHAPTER ONE: Peacekeeping and the Peacekept Questions, Definitions, and Research Design 1 CHAPTER TWO: Where Peacekeepers Go I Hypotheses and Statistical Evidence 18 CHAPTER THREE: Where Peacekeepers Go II Evidence from the Cases 47 CHAPTER FOUR: A Causal Theory of Peacekeeping 76 CHAPTER FIVE: Peacekeeping Works Evidence of Effectiveness 104 CHAPTER SIX: How Peacekeeping Works Causal Mechanisms from the Perspective of the Peacekept 127 CHAPTER SEVEN: Conclusion and Implications 172 APPENDIX A: The Data 181 APPENDIX B: Predicting the Degree of Difficulty of Maintaining Peace 187 REFERENCES 191 INDEX 207
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"In this well-researched and solidly argued book, Fortna examines the casual relationship between peacekeeping and durable peace in a number of different settings... Using quantitative analysis and Read more...

 
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