By Bahar Rumelili
This quantity highlights the ways that the chance of peace can generate anxieties and for this reason set in movement social and political approaches that reproduce and reactivate conflicts.
In analysing this factor, the quantity builds at the idea of ontological safety and its fresh purposes to diplomacy thought. even if conflicts threaten the actual protection of the events concerned, in addition they aid settle existential questions about easy parameters of existence, being, and id, and therefore through the years turn into assets of ontological safeguard. the possibility of peace, in the course of the answer or transformation of clash, threatens to unsettle the soundness and consistency of self-narratives, and their linked exercises and behavior on the person, staff, and country levels.
The individuals argue key issues: 1) that ontological lack of confidence may perhaps set in movement political and social tactics that reproduce and reactivate conflicts; 2) that dealing with peace anxieties necessitates the formula of different self-narratives on the person, societal, and nation degrees that re-situate the Self with regards to different and to the realm at huge. accordingly, the publication analyses the ways that, and the stipulations below which, clash answer induces ontological lack of confidence, and the several ways that ontological lack of confidence has avoided the winning end result of peace strategies in several clash contexts, together with Cyprus, Israel-Palestine and northerly eire.
This e-book may be of a lot curiosity to scholars of severe defense reviews, clash solution, peace and clash reviews, social concept and IR in general.
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Conflict Resolution and Ontological Security: Peace Anxieties (PRIO New Security Studies) by Bahar Rumelili