Comment: Strategic Deficits in Peace Building and Conflict Prevention

Book Chapter

Tønnesson, Stein(2006) Comment: Strategic Deficits in Peace Building and Conflict Prevention Security and Development: Investing In Peace and Prosperity. : (269–276).

Strategic deficits in peace building

Are conflicts prevented through peace building, or peace built by preventing conflicts?

This is a comment on a chapter by Ken Menkhaus on conflict prevention and human security. On the basis of PRIO's evaluation of the Utstein countries' work on peace building, it discusses the relationship between conflict prevention and peace building

Authors

Stein Tønnesson

Stein Tønnesson

Research Professor