As the world turns its attention to the reconstruction of Afghanistan and Iraq following recent conflicts in these countries, the issue of post-conflict peacebuilding takes centre stage. This collection presents a timely and original overview of the field of peace studies and offers fresh analytical tools which promote a critical reconceptualization of peace and conflict, while also making specific reference to peacebuilding strategies employed in recent international conflicts.
About the authors
Tom Keating was Professor of Political Science at the University of Alberta until his retirement. His field of interest was international relations.
W. Andy Knight is Professor of Political Science at the University of Alberta. His field of interest is international relations.