Contemporary Peacemaking

Conflict, Peace Processes and Post-war Reconstruction

  • John Darby
  • Roger Mac Ginty

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction:What Peace?What Process?

    1. John Darby, Roger Mac Ginty
      Pages 1-8
  3. Preparing for Peace:An Introduction

  4. Negotiations:An Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. Adrian Guelke
      Pages 63-77
    3. Christopher Mitchell
      Pages 94-104
    4. Antonia Potter
      Pages 105-119
  5. Violence and Peace Processes:An Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Stephen John Stedman
      Pages 147-158
    3. Marie-Joëlle Zahar
      Pages 159-177
  6. Peace Accords:An Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193

About this book


Contemporary Peacemaking draws on recent experience to identify and explore the essential components of peace processes. The book is organized around five key themes in peacemaking: planning for peace; negotiations; violence on peace processes; peace accords; and peace accord implementation and post-war reconstruction. 


Civil War conflict human rights Peace peace negotiations Peace Process Peacebuilding peacemaking violence

Editors and affiliations

  • John Darby
    • 1
  • Roger Mac Ginty
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Notre DameUSA
  2. 2.Post-war Reconstruction and Development Unit, Department of PoliticsUniversity of YorkUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-21021-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-58455-6
  • About this book