By Annika Bjorkdahl,Stefanie Kappler,Johan Galtung
This e-book investigates peacebuilding in post-conflict situations by way of analysing the hyperlink among peace, house and place.
By targeting the case stories of Cyprus, Kosovo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Northern eire and South Africa, the ebook offers a spatial examining of business enterprise in peacebuilding contexts. It conceptualises peacebuilding organization in post-conflict landscapes as positioned among position (material locality) and area (the imaginary counterpart of place), analysing the ways that peacebuilding business enterprise could be learn as a spatial perform. Investigating a couple of post-conflict situations, this e-book outlines infrastructures of energy and service provider as they're manifested in spatial perform. It demonstrates how spatial corporation can take the shape of conflict and exclusion at the one hand, but in addition of transformation in the direction of peace through the years nevertheless. by contrast history, the booklet argues that supplier drives place-making and space-making tactics. accordingly, transformative procedures in post-conflict societies should be understood as materialising in the course of the energetic use and transformation of area and place.
This e-book can be of curiosity to scholars of peacebuilding, peace and clash experiences, human geography and IR in general.
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Peacebuilding and Spatial Transformation: Peace, Space and Place (Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding) by Annika Bjorkdahl,Stefanie Kappler,Johan Galtung