Introduction: The Role of Justice in International Cooperation and Conflict

  • Caroline FehlEmail author
  • Dirk Peters
  • Simone Wisotzki
  • Jonas Wolff
Part of the Studien des Leibniz-Instituts Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung book series (SLIHSFK)


The introductory chapter outlines the rationale of the volume and the shared conceptual approach of the chapters. It situates the specific focus of the book on empirically observable justice conflicts and their consequences within the broader literature on justice, peace, and global governance, provides shared definitions of key terms, and sketches the research questions addressed jointly by all contributors. The introduction presents key insights and overarching research findings and concludes with a brief summary of the book’s chapters.


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  • Caroline Fehl
    • 1
    Email author
  • Dirk Peters
    • 1
  • Simone Wisotzki
    • 1
  • Jonas Wolff
    • 1
  1. 1.Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF/HSFK)Frankfurt am MainGermany

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