Books Received September 2013 – September 2014

​​​​Adebajo, Adekeye, ed. (2014) Africa's Peacemakers: Nobel Peace Laureates of African Descent. London: Zed Books. 330 p.

Adebayo, Akanmu Gafari; Benjamin, Jesse J & Brandon D Lundy, eds (2014) Indigenous Conflict Management Strategies: Global Perspectives. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. xi, 302 p.

Allhoff, Fritz; Evans, Nicholas G & Adam Henschke, eds (2013) Routledge Handbook of Ethics and War: Just War Theory in the Twenty-first Century. New York: Routledge. xiv, 418 p.

Axford, Barrie (2013) Theories of Globalization. Cambridge: Polity. vii, 235 p.

Backer, David A; Wilkenfeld, Jonathan & Paul K Huth (2014) Peace and Conflict 2014. Boulder, CO: Paradigm. iv, 188 p.

Bar-On, Tamir (2014) The World Through Soccer: the Cultural Impact of a Global Sport. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. xxiii, 307 p.

Berti, Benedetta (2013) Armed Political Organizations: From Conflict to Integration. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. 239 p.

Beyerle, Shaazka (2014) Curtailing Corruption: People Power for Accountability and Justice. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner. ix, 325 p.

Biggar, Nigel (2013) In Defence of War. New York: Oxford University Press. x, 361 p.

Biswas, Bidisha (2014) Managing Conflicts in India: Policies of Coercion and Accommodation. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. xii, 131 p.

Blades, David M & Siracusa, Joseph M (2014) A History of U.S. Nuclear Testing and Its Influence on Nuclear Thought, 1945-1963. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. xvi, 229 p.

Boyle, Michael J (2014) Violence After War: Explaining Instability in Post-conflict States. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. xiv, 433 p.

Bradshaw, Michael J (2014) Global Energy Dilemmas: Energy Security, Globalization, and Climate Change. Cambridge: Polity. xiii, 227 p.

Branagan, Marty (2013) Global Warming, Militarism and Nonviolence: the Art of Active Resistance. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xvi, 249 p.

Buzan, Barry (2014) An Introduction to the English School of International Relations: the Societal Approach. Cambridge: Polity. ix, 230 p.

Carens, Joseph H (2013) The Ethics of Immigration. New York: Oxford University Press. xvii, 364 p.

Carlsson, Ulla, ed. (2013) Freedom of Expression Revisited: Citizenship and Journalism in the Digital Era. Göteborg: Nordic Information Centre for Media and Communication Research (NORDICOM). 169 p.

Carpenter, R Charli (2014) "Lost" Causes: Agenda Vetting in Global Issue Networks and the Shaping of Human Security. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. xvi, 234 p.

Carter, April; Clark, Howard & Michael Randle (2013) A Guide to Civil Resistance: a Bibliography of People Power and Nonviolent Protest: Volume 1. London: Green Print. 257 p.

Cashman, Greg (2014) What Causes War?: an Introduction to Theories of International Conflict. 2nd ed.. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. xii, 607 p.

Caverley, Jonathan D (2014) Democratic Militarism: Voting, Wealth, and War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xvi, 306 p.

Chakravarti, Sonali (2014) Sing the Rage: Listening to Anger After Mass Violence. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press. x, 240 p.

Coppolaro, Lucia & McKenzie, Francine, eds (2013) A Global History of Trade and Conflict Since 1500. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xv, 252 p.

Cornell, Svante E & Jonsson, Michael, eds (2014) Conflict, Crime, and the State in Postcommunist Eurasia. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press. vi, 286 p.

Crampton, Jeremy W & Elden, Stuart, eds (2009) Space, Knowledge and Power: Foucault and Geography. Farnham: Ashgate. x, 377 p.

Crossland, James (2014) Britain and the International Committee of the Red Cross, 1939-1945. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xiv, 269 p.

Curtis, Jennifer (2014) Human Rights As War by Other Means: Peace Politics in Northern Ireland. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press. xiv, 283 p.

Daniels, Christopher L (2014) South China Sea: Energy and Security Conflicts. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press. v, 153 p.

De Guttry, Andrea; Sommario, Emanuele & Lijiang Zhu, eds (2014) China's and Italy's Participation in Peacekeeping Operations: Existing Models, Energing Challenges. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. xviii, 407 p.

De Waal, Thomas (2013) Black Garden: Armenia and Azerbaijan Through Peace and War. 10th-year anniversary ed., revised and updated. New York: New York University Press. xix, 387 p.

Dhingra, Pawan & Rodriguez, Robyn Magalit (2014) Asian America: Sociological and Interdisciplinary Perspectives. Cambridge: Polity. vii, 243 p.

Diehl, Paul F & Balas, Alexandru (2014) Peace Operations. 2nd ed.. Cambridge: Polity. vi, 250

Dror, Yehezkel (2014) Avant-garde Politician: Leaders for a New Epoch. Washington, DC: Westphalia Press. xiv, 350 p.

Dumper, Michael (2014) Jerusalem Unbound: Geography, History, and the Future of the Holy City. New York: Columbia University Press. xiv, 339 p.

Duncan, Christopher R (2013) Violence and Vengeance: Religious Conflict and Its Aftermath in Eastern Indonesia. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. xviii, 239 p.

Evangelista, Matthew & Shue, Henry, eds (2014) The American Way of Bombing: Changing Ethical and Legal Norms, From Flying Fortresses to Drones. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. vii, 315 p.

Fiala, Andrew G (2013) Against Religion, Wars, and States: the Case for Enlightenment Atheism, Just War Pacifism, and Liberal-democratic Anarchism. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. xi, 288 p.

Gan, Barry L (2013) Violence and Nonviolence: an Introduction. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. xi, 125 p.

Giddens, Anthony (2014) Turbulent and Mighty Continent: What Future for Europe?. Cambridge: Polity. ix, 242 p.

Gleason-Roberts, Megan & Kugel, Alischa, eds (2013) Annual Review of Global Peace Operations 2013: a Project. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner. xvi, 475 p.

Grafton, R Quentin, et al. (2012) A Dictionary of Climate Change and the Environment: Economics, Science, and Policy. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. lxix, 423 p.

Guibernau, Montserrat (2013) Belonging: Solidarity and Division in Modern Societies. Cambridge: Polity. ix, 225 p.

Hamblin, Jacob Darwin (2013) Arming Mother Nature: the Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism. New York: Oxford University Press. x, 298 p.

Hampshire, James (2013) The Politics of Immigration: Contradictions of the Liberal State. Cambridge: Polity. vii, 185 p.

Hart, Gillian (2014) Rethinking the South African Crisis: Nationalism, Populism, Hegemony. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press. xxiii, 268 p.

Hashemi, Nader & Postel, Danny, eds (2013) The Syria Dilemma. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. 285 p.

Hazen, Jennifer M & Rodgers, Dennis, eds (2014) Global Gangs: Street Violence Across the World. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press. vii, 300 p.

Held, David & Roger, Charles, eds (2013) Global Governance at Risk. Cambridge: Polity. xii, 214 p.

Hollifield, James F; Martin, Philip L & Pia M Orrenius, eds (2014) Controlling Immigration: a Global Perspective. 3rd ed.. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. xxi, 486 p.

Holmes, Robert L (2013) The Ethics of Nonviolence: Essays. New York: Bloomsbury. 263 p.

Ingelaere, Bert et al., eds (2013) Genocide, Risk and Resilience: an Interdisciplinary Approach. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xii, 238 p.

Ish-Shalom, Piki (2013) Democratic Peace: a Political Biography. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press. xi, 266 p.

Ismail, Olawale & Sköns, Elisabeth, eds (2014) Security Activities of External Actors in Africa. Oxford: Oxford University Press. xiv, 213 p.

Kane, Thomas M (2013) Strategy: Key Thinkers : a Critical Engagement. Cambridge: Polity. 196 p.

King, Elisabeth (2014) From Classrooms to Conflict in Rwanda. New York: Cambridge University Press. xi, 212 p.

Kingdom, John & Fairclough, Paul (2014) Government and Politics in Britain. 4th ed.. Cambridge: Polity. xv, 856 p.

Kivimäki, Timo (2014) The Long Peace of East Asia. Farnham: Ashgate. x, 222 p.

Korostelina, Karina V (2014) Political Insults: How Offenses Escalate Conflict. New York: Oxford University Press. 200 p.

Löwenheim, Oded (2014) The Politics of the Trail: Reflexive Mountain Biking Along the Frontier of Jerusalem. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press. 248 p.

Lebovic, James H (2013) Flawed Logics: Strategic Nuclear Arms Control From Truman to Obama. Maltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. xiii, 289 p.

Leonardi, Cherry (2013) Dealing with Government in South Sudan: Histories of Chiefship, Community & State. Woodbridge: James Currey. xvi, 253 p.

Leroux-Martin, Philippe (2014) Diplomatic Counterinsurgency: Lessons From Bosnia and Herzegovina. New York: Cambridge University Press. xii, 323 p.

Levy, Yagil (2012) Israel's Death Hierarchy: Casualty Aversion in a Militarized Democracy. New York: New York University Press. xiii, 256 p.

Lindemann, Thomas & Ringmar, Erik, eds (2014) The International Politics of Recognition. Boulder, CO: Paradigm. vii, 239 p.

Llewellyn, Jennifer J & Philpott, Daniel, eds (2014) Restorative Justice, Reconciliation, and Peacebuilding. New York: Oxford University Press. xiv, 263 p.

Lupel, Adam & Verdeja, Ernesto, eds (2013) Responding to Genocide: the Politics of International Action. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner. xi, 299 p.

Lutz, David W, ed. (2014) War and Peace in Africa: Philosophy, Theology and the Poloitics of Confrontation. Bethesda, MD: Academica Press. vi, 200 p.

Maleki, Abbas & Tirman, John, eds (2014) U.S.-Iran Misperceptions: a Dialogue. New York: Bloomsbury. viii, 171 p.

Markowitz, Lawrence P (2013) State Erosion: Unlootable Resources and Unruly Elites in Central Asia. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. xv, 195 p.

Matyók, Thomas et al., eds (2014) Peace on Earth: the Role of Religion in Peace and Conflict Studies. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. ix, 443 p.

May, Larry & Edenberg, Elizabeth, eds (2013) Jus Post Bellum and Transitional Justice. New York: Cambridge University Press. x, 335 p.

McConnell, Fiona; Megoran, Nick & Philippa Williams, eds (2014) Geographies of Peace. London: I.B. Tauris. xviii, 296 p.

Mengisteab, Kidane (2014) The Horn of Africa. Cambridge: Polity. viii, 272 p.

Miller, Paul D (2013) Armed State Building: Confronting State Failure, 1898-2012. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. viii, 256 p.

Moore, Adam (2013) Peacebuilding in Practice: Local Experience in Two Bosnian Towns. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. xii, 225 p.

Nordquist, Kjell-Åke, ed. (2013) Gods and Arms: on Religion and Armed Conflict. Eugene, OR: Pickwick. x, 163 p.

Odendaal, Andries (2013) A Crucial Link: Local Peace Committees and National Peacebuilding. Washington, DC: United States Institute of Peace Press. x, 183 p.

Omeje, Kenneth & Hepner, Tricia Redeker, eds (2013) Conflict and Peacebuilding in the African Great Lakes Region. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. xiii, 245 p.

Oxford, Rebecca L, ed. (2014) Understanding Peace Cultures. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing (IAP). xv, 344 p.

Özar, Semsa; Ucarlar, Nesrin & Osman Aytar (2013) From Past to Present a Paramilitary Organization in Turkey: Village Guard System. Istanbul: Diyarbakir Institute for Political and Social Research (DISA). 226 p.

Pattison, James (2014) The Morality of Private War: the Challenge of Private Military and Security Companies. Oxford: Oxford University Press. viii, 258 p.

Paul, TV; Larson, Deborah Welch & William Curti Wohlforth, eds (2014) Status in World Politics. New York: Cambridge University Press. xvi, 306 p.

Peercy, Chavanne L (2013) Local Leadership in Democratic Transition: Competing Paradigms in International Peacebuilding. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. viii, 225 p.

Perry, Michael J (2013) Human Rights in the Constitutional Law of the United States. New York: Cambridge University Press. x, 185 p.

Peterson, James Walter (2014) American Foreign Policy: Alliance Politics in a Century of War : 1914-2014. New York: Bloomsbury. viii, 202 p.

Phipps, Alison (2014) The Politics of the Body: Gender in a Neoliberal and Neoconservative Age. Cambridge: Polity. viii, 208 p.

Pospieszna, Paulina (2014) Democracy Assistance From the Third Wave: Polish Engagement in Belarus and Ukraine. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press. xxix, 245 p.

Puangthong R Pawakapan (2013) State and Uncivil Society in Thailand at the Temple of Preah Vihear. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS). xiv, 125 p.

Ramírez-Barat, Clara, ed. (2014) Transitional Justice, Culture, and Society: Beyond Outreach. New York: Social Science Research Council (SSRC). 560 p.

Redekop, Vern Neufeld & Ryba, Thomas, eds (2014) René Girard and Creative Reconciliation. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. x, 412 p.

Reiter, Yitzhak (2014) Contesting Symbolic Landscape in Jerusalem: Jewish/Islamic Conflict over the Museum of Tolerance at Mamilla Cemetery. Brighton: Sussex Academic Press. 189 p.

Resnick, Uri (2013) Dynamics of Asymmetric Territorial Conflict: the Evolution of Patience. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xiv, 287 p.

Schwartzberg, Joseph E (2013) Transforming the United Nations System: Designs for a Workable World. Tokyo: United Nations University Press. xxxix, 364 p.

Schweller, Randall L (2014) Maxwell's Demon and the Golden Apple: Global Discord in the New Millennium. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. xiv, 196 p.

Sebastián-Aparicio, Sofía (2014) Post-war Statebuilding and Constitutional Reform: Beyond Dayton in Bosnia. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xviii, 247 p.

Semelin, Jacques; Andrieu, Claire & Sarah Gensburger, eds (2013) Resisting Genocide: the Multiple Forms of Rescue. New York: Oxford University Press. xix, 539 p.

Smidchens, Guntis (2014) The Power of Song: Nonviolent National Culture in the Baltic Singing Revolution. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press. x, 446 p.

Smith, Scott; Yusuf, Moeed & Colin Cookman, eds (2013) Getting It Right in Afghanistan. Washington, DC: United States Institute of Peace Press. viii, 333 p.

Solahudin (2013) The Roots of Terrorism in Indonesia: From Darul Islam to Jema'ah Islamiyah. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. xx, 236 p.

Spalek, Basia (2013) Terror Crime Prevention with Communities. London: Bloomsbury. 173 p.

Stahn, Carsten & Melber, Henning, eds (2014) Peace Diplomacy, Global Justice and International Agency: Rethinking Human Security and Ethics in the Spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xix, 617 p.

Stander, Simon (2014) Why War: Capitalism and the Nation-state. New York: Bloomsbury. xi, 281 p.

Staniland, Paul (2014) Networks of Rebellion: Explaining Insurgent Cohesion and Collapse. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. xii, 300 p.

Staur, Carsten (2013) Shared Responsibility: the United Nations in the Age of Globalization. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press. xv, 315 p.

Stein, Leslie (2014) Israel Since the Six-day War: Tears of Joy, Tears of Sorrow. Cambridge: Polity. x, 441 p.

Stern, Steve J & Straus, Scott, eds (2014) The Human Rights Paradox: Universality and Its Discontents. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. vi, 266 p.

Stiehm, Judith Hicks (2014) Champions for Peace: Women Winners of the Nobel Peace Prize. 2nd ed.. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. xvii, 277 p.

Tadjoeddin, Mohammad Zulfan (2014) Explaining Collective Violence in Contemporary Indonesia: From Conflict to Cooperation. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. xiii, 224 p.

Taylor, Andrew (2013) State Failure. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. vii, 259 p.

Therborn, Göran (2013) The Killing Fields of Inequality. Cambridge: Polity. 212 p.

Thiessen, Chuck (2014) Local Ownership of Peacebuilding in Afghanistan: Shouldering Responsibility for Sustainable Peace and Development. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. xiv, 193 p.

Tonge, Jonathan (2014) Comparative Peace Processes. Cambridge: Polity. ix, 228 p.

Trauschweizer, Ingo & Miner, Steven M, eds (2014) Failed States and Fragile Societies: a New World Disorder?. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press. xvii, 171 p.

Weld, Kirsten (2014) Paper Cadavers: the Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala. Durham: Duke University Press. xvi, 335 p.

White, Timothy J, ed. (2013) Lessons From the Northern Ireland Peace Process. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. xii, 309 p.

Wiafe-Amoako, Francis (2014) Human Security and Sierra Leone's Post-conflict Development. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. xv, 133 p.

Wiener, Jon (2012) How We Forgot the Cold War: a Historical Journey Across America. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. viii, 376 p.

Wohlmuther, Cordula & Wintersteiner, Werner, eds (2014) International Handbook on Tourism and Peace. Klagenfurt: Drava Verlag. 387 p.

Yetiv, Steven A (2013) National Security Through a Cockeyed Lens: How Cognitive Bias Impacts U.S. Foreign Policy. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. 155 p.

Yusuf, Moeed, ed. (2014) Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in South Asia: Through a Peacebuilding Lens. Washington, DC: United States Institute of Peace (USIP). vi, 315 p.​

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