Book Review

PRIO's list of publications is undergoing major changes, and not all new publications are listed below. A complete list of PRIO publications published in 2012 is available from CRISTIN, Norway's national academic publication database.

2017

Baev, Pavel K. (2017) Review of Rajan Menon, ed., Conflict in Ukraine, in Journal of Peace Research .

2016

Baev, Pavel K. (2016) Review of David Shambaugh, ed., China's Future, in JPR .
Baev, Pavel K. (2016) Review of Richard Shirreff, ed., 2017 War with Russia, in JPR .
Baev, Pavel K. (2016) Review of Robert Blackwill, ed., War by Other Means: Geoeconomics and Statecraft, in JPR .
Baev, Pavel K. (2016) Review of Robert Legvold, ed., Return to Cold War, in JPR .
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2016) Review of Harrison, Ewan; & Sara ​McLaughlin Mitchell, eds, The Triumph of Democracy and the Eclipse of the West, in Journal of Peace Research .
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2016) Review of Piki Ish-Shalom, ed., Democratic Peace: A Political Biography, in Journal of Peace Research .

2015

Brekke, Torkel (2015) Review of Sullivan, Winnifred Fallers; Elizabeth Shakman Hurd; Saba Mahmood; & Peter G. Danchin, eds, Politics of Religious Freedom, in Reading Religion .
Kolås, Åshild (2015) Review of The Arctic Contested, in International Affairs 91(2): 423–424.

2014

Høigilt, Jacob (2014) Review of Taking to the Streets: The Transformation of Arab Activism, in American Journal of Islamic Sciences 31(4): 111–114.

2013

Baev, Pavel K. (2013) Review of Internal Colonization: Russia's Imperial Experience, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 427–427.
Baev, Pavel K. (2013) Review of Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 427–428.
Baev, Pavel K. (2013) Review of Hill, Fiona; & Clifford G Gaddy, eds, Portrait of an accidental autocrat, in International Spectator 48(3): .
Carling, Jørgen (2013) Review of Alexander Betts, ed., Survival Migration: Failed Governance and the Crisis of Displacement, in The Journal of Modern African Studies 52(2): 332–333.
Donini, Antonio (2013) Review of Review of Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, ed., The Golden Fleece: Manipulation and Independence in Humanitarian Action, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 426–427.
Ganapathy-Doré, Geetha & Helga Ramsey-Kurz (2013) Review of Review of Erlend Paasche, ed., On the Move: The Journey of Refugees in New Literatures in English, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 428–428.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2013) Review of Human Security Report 2012, in Journal of Peace Research 50(2): 261–261.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2013) Review of Arthur H. Westing, ed., Arthur H. Westing: Pioneer on the Environmental Impact of War, in Journal of Peace Research 50(2): 264–264.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2013) Review of Lawrence S. Wittner, ed., Working for Peace and Justice: Memoirs of an Activist Intellectual, in Journal of Peace Research 50(1): 142–142.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2013) Review of Review of Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson , ed., Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty, in Journal of Peace Research 50(6): 761–761.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2013) Review of Review of Jared Diamond, ed., The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?, in Journal of Peace Research 50(4): 534–534.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2013) Review of Review of Jeff D. Colgan, ed., Petro-Aggression: When Oil Causes War, in Journal of Peace Research 50(6): 770–770.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2013) Review of Review of Paul Preston, ed., The Spanish Holocaust: Inquisition and Extermination in Twentieth-Century Spain, in Journal of Peace Research 50(4): 537–537.
Hoelscher, Kristian (2013) Review of Favarel-Garrigues, Gilles; & Jean-Louis Briquet, eds, Organised Crime and States: The Hidden Face of Politics, in Journal of Peace Research 50(1): 138–138.
Hoelscher, Kristian (2013) Review of Goldstein, Daniel M ; & Enrique Desmond Arias, eds, Violent Democracies in Latin America, in Journal of Peace Research 50(1): 137–137.
Holtermann, Helge (2013) Review of Understanding Collective Political Violence, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 428–429.
Langer, Arnim; Frances Stewart & Rajesh Venugopal (2013) Review of Review of Gudrun Østby, ed., Horizontal Inequalities and Post-Conflict Development, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 429–430.
Lorentzen, Jenny (2013) Review of Olivera Simic, Regulation of sexual conduct in UN peacekeeping operations, in NOREF Book Review .
Miklian, Jason (2013) Review of How to Look Good in a War: Justifying and Challenging State Violence, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 431–431.
Murthy, Dhiraj (2013) Review of Review of Jason Miklian, ed., Twitter, in Journal of Peace Research 50(3): 430–430.
Raine, Sarah & Christian Le Mière (2013) Review of Stein Tønnesson, ed., Regional Disorder: The South China Sea Disputes, in Global Asia 8(2): 110–112.
Rolandsen, Øystein H. (2013) Review of Beyond Khartoum: A history of subnational government in Sudan, in African Affairs 112(447): 327–328.
Tønnesson, Stein (2013) Review of Raine, Sarah; & Christian Le Mière , eds, Regional Disorder: The South China Sea Disputes, in Global Asia 8(2): 110–112.
Vargas-Silva, Carlos (2013) Review of Review of Marta Bivand Erdal, ed., Handbook of Research Methods in Migration, in International Migration Review 47(2): 474–475.

2012

Erdal, Marta Bivand (2012) Review of The Political Economy of Global Remittances: Gender, Governmentality and Neoliberalism, in Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy 30: 753–.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2012) Review of An Enemy We Created: The Myth of the Taliban–Al Qaeda Merger in Afghanistan, 1970–2010 (Alex Strick van Linschoten & Felix Kuehn), in Journal of Peace Research 49(5): 746–747.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2012) Review of Rebel Rulers: Insurgent Governance and Civilian Life During War (Zachariah Cherian Mampilly), in Journal of Peace Research 49(5): 744–745.
Jacobsen, Elida Kristine Undrum(2012) Review of Security, Risk and the Biometric State: Governing Borders and Bodies (Benjamin J. Muller) 745–745.
Jumbert, Maria Gabrielsen (2012) Review of Protecting Our Ports: Domestic and International Politics of Containerized Freight Security, in Journal of Peace Research 49(3): .
Kaufmann, Mareile(2012) Review of Politics of Catastrophe: Genealogies of the Unknown (Claudia Aradau, Rens van Munster) 376.
Lohne, Kjersti (2012) Review of The Criminological Imagination, in Journal of Peace Research 49(5): .

2011

Lohne, Kjersti (2011) Review of Crime and Human Rights: Criminology of Genocide and Atrocities, in Journal of Peace Research 48(4): .
Lohne, Kjersti (2011) Review of The Refugee in International Society: Between Sovereigns, in Forum For Development Studies 38(2): .
Tønnesson, Stein (2011) Review of Anthony Reid, ed., Imperial Alchemy .
Tønnesson, Stein (2011) Review of R. B. Cribb, ed., A One-Man Atlas for the Digital World .

2010

Baev, Pavel K. (2010) Review of Cornell, Svante E.; & S. Frederick Starr, eds, The Guns of August 2008: Russia's War Against Georgia, in Slavic Review 69(4): 1043–1044.
Baev, Pavel K. (2010) Review of Dominic Lieven, ed., Russia Against Napoleon: The True Story of the Campaigns of War and Peace, in Journal of Slavic Military Studies 23(4): 692–693.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2010) Review of Social Kapital som Teori og Praksis; Sosiale Landskap og Sosial Kapital: Innføring i Nettverkstenkning [Social Capital as Theory and Practice; Social Landscapes and Social Capital: Introduction to Network Theory], in Sosiologisk Tidsskrift 18(1): 95–100.
Jacobsen, Elida Kristine Undrum(2010) Review of Media, Wars and Politics: Comparing the Incomparable in Western and Eastern Europe (Ekaterina Balabanova, 2007) 99.
Jensehaugen, Jørgen (2010) Review of Øystein Sørensen, ed., Drømmen om det fullkomne samfunn [Dreaming of the Complete Society], in Salongen.no .
Kaufmann, Mareile(2010) Review of Review of Jackson, Richard;Smyth, Marie Breen; & Gunning, J., eds, Critical Terrorism Studies: A New Research Agenda 514.
Lidén, Kristoffer (2010) Review of Revision or Revolution? At the Crossroads of Peacebuilding Theory, in NOREF Book Review 1–3.
Lohne, Kjersti (2010) Review of Katrine Fangen , ed., Deltagende observasjon [Participant observation], in Forskningsetikk 2010(4): .
Syse, Henrik (2010) Review of Lunde, Nils Terje; & Janne H. Matlary, eds, Etikk og militærmakt – teoretisk og eksistensielt [Ethics and Military Power – Theoretically and Existentially], in Pacem 13(1): 107–110.
Tønnesson, Stein (2010) Review of ‘Villedende om krig’, Book Review: Østerud, Øyvind, Hva er krig? Oslo: U-forlaget, 2010 [Distorting About War], in Apollon 2010(1): .
Tønnesson, Stein(2010) Review of Book Review: Emmers, Ralf, Geopolitics and Maritime Territorial Disputes in East Asia. London: Routledge, 2010 111–113.
Tønnesson, Stein(2010) Review of JPR Book Note: Chaliand, Gérard, 2008. Le nouvel art de la guerre. Paris: l'Archipel. [Chaliand, Gérard, 2008. The New Art of War. Paris: l'Archipel.] 662.
Tønnesson, Stein(2010) Review of JPR Book Note: Fravel, M. Taylor, 2008. Strong Borders, Secure Nation: Cooperation and Conflict in China’s Territorial Disputes. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press 662.
Tønnesson, Stein(2010) Review of JPR Book Note: Macmillan, Margaret, 2007. Nixon and Mao: The Week that Changed the World. New York: Random House 663.
Tønnesson, Stein(2010) Review of JPR Book Note: O’Dowd, Edward C., 2007. Chinese Military Strategy in the Third Indochina War: The Last Maoist War. London: Routledge 664.
Tønnesson, Stein(2010) Review of JPR Book Note: Smith, Ralph B., 2009. Pre-Communist Indochina. Ed. by Beryl Williams. London: Routledge and Smith, Ralph B., 2009. Communist Indochina. Ed. by Beryl Williams. London: Routledge 665.

2009

Bergsmo, Morten (2009) Review of Edward Granville Browne, ed., Letters from Tabriz: The Russian Suppression of the Iranian Constotutional Movement, in Journal of Peace Research 46(3): 453–.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2009) Review of Fredrik Barth, ed., Afghanistankonflikten i perspektiv [The Afghanistan conflict in perspective], in Prosa: Faglitterært tidsskrift 15(1): 32–34.
Hayashi, Nobuo (2009) Review of Eve La Haye, ed., War Crimes in Internal Armed Conflicts, in Nordic Journal of Human Rights 27(3): 357–365.
Isenberg, David (2009) Review of Peter W. Singer, ed., Wired for War: The Robotics Revolution and Conflict in the 21st Century, in Asia Times 1–2.
Jacobsen, Elida Kristine Undrum(2009) Review of European Security Culture: Language, Theory, Policy (Monica Gariup) 855.
Jensehaugen, Jørgen (2009) Review of Mahmoud Darwish, ed., Det er en sang, det er en sang [Poetry of Longing from the Poet of Exile], in Minerva .
Lischer, Sarah (2009) Review of The Iraqi Refugees: The New Crisis in the Middle East, in The Middle East Journal 63(3): 508–509.
Sandvik, Kristin Bergtora (2009) Review of Gunnarsson, Asa; Eva-Maria Svensson ; & Margaret Davies, eds, Exploiting the Limits of Law: Swedish Feminism and the Challenge to Pessimism, in NORA - Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research 17(2): 129–132.
Sandvik, Kristin Bergtora (2009) Review of Routledge, P.; & A. Cumbers, eds, Global Justice Networks, Geographies of Transnational Solidarity, in Forum for Development Studies 36(2): 341–343.
Syse, Henrik (2009) Review of The Modern Philosophical Revolution: The Luminosity of Existence, in The Luminosity Symposium .

2008

Bergsmo, Morten (2008) Review of Brookshaw, Dominic Parviz; & Seena B. Fazel, eds, The Baha'is of Iran: Socio-Historical Studies, in Journal of Peace Research 45(6): 851–.
Bergsmo, Morten (2008) Review of Jubin Goodarzi, ed., Syria and Iran: Diplomatic Alliance and Power Politics in the Middle East, in Journal of Peace Research 45(2): 303–304.
Bergsmo, Morten (2008) Review of Kingsley Moghalu, ed., Rwanda's Genocide: The Policitcs of Global Justice, in Journal of Peace Research 45(1): 124–.
de Soysa, Indra (2008) Review of Abouharb, M. Rodwan; & David Cingranelli, eds, Human Rights and Structural Adjustment, in The Review of International Organizations 3(3): 325–327.
Jensehaugen, Jørgen (2008) Review of Sa’di , Ahmad; & Lila Abu-Lughod, eds, Nakba: Palestine, 1948, and the Claims of Memory, in Palestinabladet 13(1): 46–47.
Kjellman, Kjell Erling (2008) Review of Markus Wennerhag, ed., Global rörelse. Den globala rättvisrörelsen och modernitetens omvandlinger. [Global Movement. The Global Justice Movement and the Transformation of Modernity], in Journal of Sociology 16(4): 417–420.
Kolås, Åshild (2008) Review of Charlene Makley, ed., The Violence of Liberation: Gender and Tibetan Buddhist Revival in Post-Mao China, in Asian Studies Review 32(4): 537–539.
Paasche, Erlend (2008) Review of Sinan Antoon, ed., 'idsja:m, in Babylon – Nordisk tidsskrift for Midtøstenstudier 6(2): 136–137.
Shamsuddin, Farrid (2008) Review of Åsne Seierstad, ed., Book Note: The Angel of Gronzy: Inside Chechnya, in Journal of Peace Research 45(6): 857–.
Tryggestad, Torunn L.(2008) Review of The Oxford Handbook on the United Nations 512–516.

2007

Baev, Pavel K. (2007) Review of Statehood and Security: Georgia after the Rose Revolution, in Slavic Review 66(2): 341–342.
Gürel, Ayla (2007) Review of Subcontracting Peace: The Challenges of NGO Peacebuilding, in Cyprus Review 19(2): 137–141.
Horst, Cindy (2007) Review of Temple, Bogusia; & Rhetta Moran, eds, Doing Research with Refugees: Issues and Guidelines, in Journal of Refugee Studies 20(4): 673–674.
Jensehaugen, Jørgen (2007) Review of Mearsheimer, John; & Stephen M. Walt, eds, The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy, in Palestina 12(4): 30–31.
Jumbert, Maria Gabrielsen(2007) Review of Making Sense of International Relations Theory .
Mouhleb, Naima (2007) Review of Mitt liv med al-Qaida. En spions historie [My Life with al-Qaida: A Spy's Story], in Babylon 5(2): 174–175.
Skjelsbæk, Inger (2007) Review of Innocent Women and Children: Gender Norms and the Protection of Civilians, in Gender and Development 15(2): 345–347.

2006

Dupuy, Kendra (2006) Review of Conflict & Collusion in Sierra Leone (2005), in Journal of Peace Research 43(4): 496–497.
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede (2006) Review of Democratic Transitions: Exploring the Structural Sources of the Fourth Wave, in International Studies Review (8): 288–290.
Jacobsen, Elida Kristine Undrum(2006) Review of Journalists Under Fire: Information War and Journalistic Practice (Howard Tumber & Frank Webster) 641.
Mouhleb, Naima (2006) Review of Budskap til verden: Osama Bin Ladens ytringer [Messages to the World: The Statements of Osama Bin Laden], in Babylon - tidsskrift om Midtøsten og Nord-Afrika 4(2): 152–154.
Mouhleb, Naima (2006) Review of Islam - Tradisjon, fundamentalisme og reform [Islam - Tradition, Fundamentalism & Reform], in Babylon - tidsskrift om Midtøsten og Nord-Afrika 4(2): 162–163.
Petersen, Roger D. (2006) Review of The Production of Hindi-Muslim Violence in Contemporary India, in Ethnicities 6(1): 110–114.
Tønnesson, Stein (2006) Review of Superpower Stuggles: Mighty America, Faltering Europe, Rising Asia, in The International History Review 28(3): 684–.

2005

Baev, Pavel K. (2005) Review of Russia's Restless Frontier: The Chechnya Factor in Post-Soviet Russia, in Political Science Quarterly 120(2): 335–336.
Mouhleb, Naima (2005) Review of Islamistisk terrorisme, in Babylon - tidsskrift om Midtøsten og Nord-Afrika 3(2): 168–170.
Mouhleb, Naima (2005) Review of Bjørn Erik Rasch, ed., Islamistisk terrorisme [Islamic Terrorism], in Babylon: tidsskrift om Midtøsten og Nord-Afrika 3(2): 168–170.

2004

Baev, Pavel K. (2004) Review of The Rise and Fall of the Brezhnev Doctrine in Soviet Foreign Policy, in Slavic Review 63(1): 199–200.
Tønnesson, Stein (2004) Review of The Shield of Achilles. War, Peace and the Course of History, in Arr: Idéhistorisk tidsskrift 111–114.

2003

Reichberg, Gregory M. (2003) Review of American Empire: The Realities and Consequences of U.S. Diplomacy, in Ethics & International Affairs 17(2): 131–135.
Reichberg, Gregory M. (2003) Review of Washington et le monde: Dilemmes d'une superpuissance, in Ethics & International Affairs 17(2): 131–135.

2002

Carling, Jørgen (2002) Review of Gender and Migration in Southern Europe: Women on the Move, in Asian and Pacific Migration Journal 11(3): 399–400.
Tønnesson, Stein (2002) Review of Krigens retorikk: Medier, myter og konflikter etter 11. september [The War's Rhetoric: The Media, Myths and Conflicts after 9-11], in Tredje Verden Magasinet X 11(5): 16–.

2001

Baev, Pavel K. (2001) Review of Mapping the Sea of Conflicts: No Excuse for Poor Academic Standards, in Security Dialogue 32(1): 118–120.
Baev, Pavel K. (2001) Review of Jack A. Goldstone, ed., The Encyclopedia of Political Revolutions, in Security Dialogue 32(2): 259–260.
Krause, Keith (2001) Review of Brom, Shlomo; & Yiftah Shapir, eds, The Middle East Military Balance 1999-2000, in Security Dialogue 32(1): 117–118.
Tønnesson, Stein (2001) Review of Translating Foreign Ideas into Domestic Practices. Pharmaceutical Policies in Laos and Vietnam, in Statsvetenskaplig Tidskrift 104(4): 390–393.
Tønnesson, Stein (2001) Review of Translating Foreign Ideas into Domestic Practices. Pharmaceutical Policies in Laos and Vietnam, in Statsvetenskaplig tidskrift 4(104): 390–393.

1999

Baev, Pavel K. (1999) Review of Chechnya: Tombstone of Russian Power (Anatol Lieven), in Slavic Review 58(3): 707–708.

1998

Harpviken, Kristian Berg (1998) Review of Sayed Askar Mousavi, ed., The Hazaras of Afghanistan: An Historical, Cultural, Economic and Political Study, in Central Asian Survey 17(3): 510–513.