Special Issue I - 12/2014

The first Special Issue of PSCA addresses the topic "Conflict Resolution and the Political Process".

From a theoretical perspective and based on different case studies, eight international experts discuss the relationship between conflict resolution and the political process.

This volume has been produced in cooperation with Dr. Frieder Lempp, member of the PSCA Editorial Board and has been published in December 2014.

PSCASpecial Issue: `Conflict Resolution and the Political Process´

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Editorial - Frieder Lempp und Angela Meyer

Conflict and Institutions - Andreas Exenberger                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Peace and the difficult environment: Conflict mediation in complex “political settlements” -  Jan Pospisil

A matter of national pride: Indonesia responds to a Somali pirate attack - Sarah Craze     

The limits of post-election crisis management by ECOWAS in Côte d’Ivoire - Hélène Gandois   

Elections and Conflict Resolution in Mali - Ewane Fidelis Etah

Reconciliation in Ruanda – gefangen in einem Teufelskreis? - Thomas Spielbüchler

Community-based Reconciliation in the Middle East - Ahmed Hassin

Using Alternative Dispute Resolution to Settle Disputes: The Case of New Zealand - Frieder Lempp