Books Received October – December 2015

​​​Ben-Yehuda, Hemda; Levin-Banchik, Luba & Chanan Naveh (2015) World Politics Simulations in a Global Information Age. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press. xviii, 186 p.

Bräuchler, Birgit (2015) The Cultural Dimension of Peace: Decentralization and Reconciliation in Indonesia. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. xxii, 259 p.

Byman, Daniel (2015) Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the Global Jihadist Movement: What Everyone Needs to Know. New York: Oxford University Press. xii, 284 p.

Haklai, Oded & Loizides, Neophytos, eds (2015) Settlers in Contested Lands: Territorial Disputes and Ethnic Conflicts. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. xii, 241 p.

Harding, Scott & Kershner, Seth (2015) Counter-recruitment and the Campaign to Demilitarize Public Scools. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. xii, 191 p.

Holzer, Elizabeth (2015) The Concerned Women of Buduburam: Refugee Activists and Humanitarian Dilemmas. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. viii, 200 p.

Janjira, Sombatpoonsiri (2015) Humor & Nonviolent Struggle in Serbia. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press. xvi, 264 p.

Jones, Peter Leslie (2015) Track Two Diplomacy in Theory and Practice. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. xviii, 237 p.

Kaufman, Stuart J (2015) Nationalist Passions. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. viii, 306 p.

Lakitsch, Maximilian; Reitmair-Juárez, Susanne & Katja Seidel, eds (2015) Bellicose Entanglements 1914: the Great War As a Global War. Zürich: Lit Verlag. 276 p.

Loizides, Neophytos (2015) The Politics of Majority Nationalism: Framing Peace, Stalemates, and Crises. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. xxvi, 242 p.

Lurås, Helge (2015) Hva Truer Norge Nå?: Sikkerhetspolitiske Selvbedrag Etter Den Kalde Krigen. Oslo: Cappelen Damm. 357 p.

Malkki, Liisa H (2015) The Need to Help: the Domestic Arts of International Humanitarianism. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. x, 270 p.

Mazrui, Ali A & Wiafe-Amoako, Francis (2016) African Institutions: Challenges to Political, Social, and Economic Foundations of Africa's Development. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. xi, 184 p.

McCutcheon, Richard; Sawatsky, Jarem & Valerie Smith, eds (2015) Voices of Harmony and Dissent: How Peacebuilders are Transforming Their Worlds. Winnipeg: CMU Press. 349 p.

Nepstad, Sharon Erickson (2015) Nonviolent Struggle: Theories, Strategies, and Dynamics. New York: Oxford University Press. xvii, 242 p.

Perry, William James (2015) My Journey at the Nuclear Brink. Stanford, CA: Stanford Security Studies. xxi, 234 p.

Phillips, James J (2015) Honduras in Dangerous Times: Resistance and Resilience. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. xiv, 268 p.

Podeh, Elie (2015) Chances for Peace: Missed Opportunities in the Arab-Israeli Conflict. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press. xv, 407 p.

Saideman, Stephen M & Ayres, R William (2015) For Kin or Country: Xenophobia, Nationalism, and War. New York: Columbia University Press. xxvii, 288 p.

Shekhawat, Seema, ed. (2015) Female Combatants in Conflict and Peace: Challenging Gender in Violence and Post-conflict Reintegration. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xiii, 254 pp.

Tripp, Aili Mari (2015) Women and Power in Postconflict Africa. New York: Cambridge University Press. xxvi, 292 p.

Zirker, Daniel G, ed. (2015) Forging Military Identity in Culturally Pluralistic Societies: Quasi-ethnicity. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. xviii, 136 p.​

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