Policy Books

 
Peace and Conflict Series:
 
 
 Peace and Conflict 2016Peace and Conflict 2016
by David Backer, Ravi Bhavani, Paul Huth
 
An authoritative source of information on violent conflicts and peacebuilding processes around the world, Peace and Conflict is a annual publication of the University of Maryland's Center for International Development and Conflict Management and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva).
 
 
 Peace and Conflict 2014Peace and Conflict 2014
by David Backer, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, Paul Huth
 
Peace and Conflict is a biennial publication that provides cutting-edge data and analysis concerning domestic and international conflicts and corresponding peacebuilding activities. Regular features of the book include chapters that forecast the future risks of political and social instability, as well as report trends and patterns in conflict, democratization, and terrorism.
 
 
 
 Peace and Conflict 2012Peace and Conflict 2012
by Joseph Hewitt, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, Ted Robert Gurr 
 
Peace and Conflict is a biennial publication that provides key data and documents trends in national and international conflicts ranging from isolated acts of terrorism to internal civil strife to full-fledged inter-country war.
 
 
 
 
 Peace and Conflict 2010Peace and Conflict 2010
by Joseph Hewitt, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, Ted Robert Gurr 
 
Peace and Conflict is a biennial publication that provides key data and documents trends in national and international conflicts ranging from isolated acts of terrorism to internal civil strife to full-fledged intercountry war.
 
 
 
 
 Peace and Conflict 2008Peace and Conflict 2008
by Joseph Hewitt, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, Ted Robert Gurr
 
Peace and Conflict is a biennial publication that provides key data and documents trends in national and international conflicts ranging from isolated acts of terrorism to internal civil strife to full-fledged interstate war.
 
 
 
 
Report cover -- Peace and Conflict 2005Peace and Conflict 2005
by Monty G. Marshall, Ted Robert Gurr
 
This full-color, 100-page global report details major trends in armed conflict, self-determination movements, and democracy through the contemporary era, 1946-2004, and provides a "conflict ledger" assessing each country's "peace-building capacity" in early 2005.
 
 
 
Report cover -- Peace and Conflict 2003
Peace and Conflict 2003
by Monty G. Marshall, Ted Robert Gurr
 
This full-color, 72-page global report details major trends in armed conflict, self-determination movements, and democracy through the contemporary era, 1946-2002, and provides a "conflict ledger" assessing each country's "peace-building capacity" in 2003.
 
 
 
Report cover -- Peace and Conflict 2001Peace and Conflict 2001
by Ted Robert Gurr, Monty G. Marshall, Deepa Khosla
 
This full-color, 40-page "global report card" details major trends in armed conflict, self-determination movements, and democracy through the contemporary era,1946-2000, and provides a "conflict ledger" assessing each country's "peace-building capacity" at the turn of the new millennium.
 
 
 
Other Policy Titles by CIDCM Faculty:
 
 
 Bridging the DivideBridging the Divide: Peacebuilding in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
by Edward Kaufman, Walid Salem, Juliette Verhoeven
 
Palestinian and Israeli contributors focus on realistic opportunities for conflict transformation.
 
 
 
 
 
 Negotiating the Net in AfricaNegotiating the Net in Africa: The Politics of Internet Diffusion
by Kelvin Wong, Ernest Wilson III
 
This volume explores the politics, economics, and technology of Internet diffusion across Africa, identifying the "information champions" in various African states and addressing topics such as the differing national patterns of Internet expansion across the continent.
 
 
 
 
 The Sadat LecturesThe Sadat Lectures: Words and Images on Peace, 1997-2008
by Shibley Telhami
 
 
The Sadat Lectures is a compilation of thought-provoking speeches delivered by some of the most accomplished practitioners of international relations: Ezer Weizman, Jimmy Carter, Henry Kissinger, George Mitchell, Nelson Mandela, Kofi Annan, Mary Robinson, James Baker, and Mohamed El Baradei.
 
 
 Visions and Prospects for World PeaceVision and Prospects for World Peace
by Hoda Mahmoudi
 
In this study, Hoda Mahmoudi addresses themes central to building a more peaceful world, including human nature and its capacity to mobilize for good and ill, the pace and scope of changes shaping global conditions, and the role of education in transforming not only individuals but also societies at large.