Peace studies & conflict resolution

    The Lost Boys: inside Muzafer Sherif\'s Robbers Cave experiment

    By Gina Perry

    Paperback £11.45

    The fascinating true story of one of the most controversial psychological experiments of the modern era - a real-life Lord of the Flies. Competition. Prejudice. Discrimination. Conflict. In 1954, a group of boys attended a remote summer camp where they were split into two groups, and forced to bully, harass,...

    Why Europe Intervenes in Africa

    By Catherine Gegout

    Hardback £28.71

    Gegout's book offers a sharp rebuke to those who believe that altruism is the guiding principle of Western intervention in Africa.

    Churchill\'s Last Stand: The Struggle to Unite Europe

    By Felix Klos

    Hardback £21.21

    'When the Nazi power was broken, I asked myself what was the best advice I could give to my fellow citizens here in this island and across the channel in our ravaged continent. There was no difficulty in answering the question. My counsel to Europe can be given in a...

    How Long Will Israel Survive?: The Threat from Within

    By Gregg Carlstrom

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    Israel is surrounded by an array of ever-changing threats. But what if its most serious challenge comes from within?

    Politics of Peacemaking in Africa

    By Babatunde Tolu Afolabi

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    A detailed examination of the role of two critical non-state groups in the Liberian Civil War peace process - the diaspora and the religious - that provides key insights for policymakers and NGOs into the roles that civil society actors can play in conflict resolution and peacemaking.

    Europeanisation of Conflict Resolutions

    By Boyka Stefanova

    Paperback Save £1.52 = £24.98

    This book is about the EU's role in conflict resolution and reconciliation in Europe. It examines critically important cases: the exemplary process of the Franco-German reconciliation during the 1950s, the EU's involvement in reconstructing peace in Northern Ireland, the conflict in Cyprus, and Kosovo's independence. -- .

    Social Movements and Civil War

    By Donatella Della Porta

    Paperback £27.07

    This book investigates the origins of civil wars which emerge from failed attempts at democratization. The main aim of this volume is to develop a theoretical explanation of the conditions under which and the mechanisms through which social movements' struggles for democracy end up in civil war. While the empirical...

    Mary Douglas

    By Paul Richards

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £21.18

    This valuable book introduces Mary Douglas's theories, and outlines the ways in which her work is of continuing importance for the future of the social sciences.

    Charlemagne's Practice of Empire

    By Jennifer R. Davis

    Paperback £23.58

    The Frankish king Charlemagne conquered most of Western Europe and then had to learn how to govern this vast new empire. The practices of rulership that Charlemagne and his men invented created a new style of politics which shaped subsequent medieval history and helped form Europe as we know it.

    Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

    By Tim Marshall

    Paperback £8.45

    An enlightening popular account of the symbolism that drives global conflict

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