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Practice without evidence: interrogating conflict resolution approaches and assumptions

Carayannis, Tatiana, Bojicic-Dzelilovic, Vesna, Olin, Nathaniel, Rigterink, Anouk S. and Schomerus, Mareike (2014) Practice without evidence: interrogating conflict resolution approaches and assumptions. Justice and Security Research Programme Blog (13 Feb 2014). Website.

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What is the evidence that existing approaches to the resolution of violent conflict have achieved their intended effects to improve the lives of conflict-affected populations? Violent conflict is one of the greatest challenges to development. Two decades of concentrated interventions to mediate, end, or transform violent conflict have generated heated debates and produced a burgeoning field of new scholarship as well as new tools on conflict resolution. Yet, communities worldwide continue to experience conflict every day. It is often unclear whether they experience attempts to resolve violent conflict as successful, or as improving their lives.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Development
Justice and Security Research Programme
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
K Law > K Law (General)
K Law > KZ Law of Nations
Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2017 08:45
Last Modified: 21 Oct 2021 23:20

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